In light of these numerous incidents, many Asian Americans have been left wondering where all of this animosity came from.
All of these examples illustrate how crucial Asian American studies is to understand our current moment.
published a five-year plan pushing for the creation of an Asian Pacific American Studies program.
The APAS minor features a single course in Asian American studies — Introduction to Asian American Studies, taught by Professor Chong.
In 2018, the Asian Leaders Council published a report calling in part for the departmentalization of the American Studies program, which currently houses both the APAS and Latinx Studies minors.