Since the 2020 outbreak of COVID-19, thousands of acts of anti-Asian hate incidents have been reported throughout the United States alone.
Acts of physical violence and racism on Asians and people of Asian descent have spread globally as the virus itself spreads.
This panel presents various perspectives from a diverse groups of UMass Amherst faculty, professional staff, graduate and undergraduate students, and community members.
The event will begin with a UMass faculty panel composed of C.N.
Miliann Kang, associate professor and director of diversity advancement in the College of Humanities and Fine Arts will moderate.