SAC Presents: Asian Heritage Month Keynote - Poet Terisa Siagatonu

SAC Presents: Asian Heritage Month Keynote - Poet Terisa Siagatonu
Date and time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, April 16, 2019
Description

Terisa Siagatonu is the keynote speaker for Asian Heritage Month, presented by the Office of Multicultural Programs. 

Siagatonu is a queer Samoan poet. She performs spoken word poetry and has won many awards. One, in particular, was President Obama’s Champion of Change Award in 2012 for her activism as a spoken word poet/organizer in her Pacific Islander community.

Through her talent as a poet and her activism, she had the opportunity to perform in the White House and at a United Nations conference in France.

After her performance, there will be a short Q&A session for those in attendance.

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Free
Open to public, current students, faculty, staff
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