Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Committee

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Committee logoThe Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Committee in conjunction, with the CSN Office of Inclusive Learning & Engagement, hosts cultural events; provides guidance and support for CSN’s AAPI community; collaborates with other CSN diversity committees and AAPI organizations across the Las Vegas Valley; and promotes AAPI Heritage Committee synergy and sustainability through network gatherings.


Committee Chairs

  • Michelle Dominguez, Co-Chair 2020-2021
  • Angel Clemens, Co-Chair 2020-2021

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month

CSN celebrates the current and historical contributions of Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States every April. A rather broad term, Asian/Pacific encompasses all of the Asian continent and the Pacific islands of Melanesia (New Guinea, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Fiji and the Solomon Islands), Micronesia (Marianas, Guam, Wake Island, Palau, Marshall Islands, Kiribati, Nauru and the Federated States of Micronesia) and Polynesia (New Zealand, Hawaiian Islands, Rotuma, Midway Islands, Samoa, American Samoa, Tonga, Tuvalu, Cook Islands, French Polynesia and Easter Island). Read more about national AAPI Heritage Month.

Upcoming Events

AAPI Logo Contest flyer image

AAPI Heritage Committee Logo Contest 
The AAPI Heritage Committee is looking to change their logo. We want creative artists to draft a new logo and submit their design for a prize.

Design Rules:

  • Include a lotus flower
  • Represent Asian American Pacific Islander heritage
  • Bonus: Incorporate elements of Las Vegas or CSN

Submission Details:

Contact Us  by February 1, 2021, with your first name, last name, and NSHE ID number and attach your design.