Russell Peters to perform at College

October 3, 2007 Jess Fedor 0

Comedian Russell Peters will perform at the Asian American Association’s (AAA) month-long Experience Asia event, after the organization negotiated the price with Peters and resubmitted its request to the Student Finance Board (SFB) last Wednesday.

AAA was allotted $12,987 for the comedy show, a more than $10,000 difference from its first request two weeks ago. […]

AAA denied funding for Peters

September 26, 2007 Jess Fedor 0

The Asian American Association (AAA) was denied a $26,462 request for comedian Russell Peters to perform during Experiance Asia month at last Wednesday’s Student Finance Board (SFB) meeting.

AAA received $8,530 for Experience Asia which takes place throughout November in an effort “to raise Asian awareness through various events,” Kyle Chan, AAA treasurer, said. […]

Sheats links climate to class

May 2, 2007 Jess Fedor 0

Guest speaker Nicky Sheats looked to his audience for opinions and ideas on urban environmental issues at the third and final installment of the Water Watch-sponsored Interdisciplinary Lecture Series on Global Environmental Issues called “Closer to Home: Global Warming at the Intersection of Civil Rights and Environmentalism” at the College last Wednesday. […]

SFB funds AAA exhibition of Asian culture

March 28, 2007 Jess Fedor 0

The Student Finance Board (SFB) unanimously allocated full funding, $8,000, to the Asian American Association (AAA) for Mystique at its meeting on Wednesday, draining the multi-cultural fund.

This year Mystique’s theme is “Once upon a Time in Asia: The lands, the myths, the legends. […]