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Elevate AAPI

Past Events


Nov. 30: Lunch & Learn: Scholarship

Counselors presented a workshop on the scholarship application process and provided a list of scholarships for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, first-generation students, and STEM majors.



To celebrate Filipino American Heritage month, ELEVATE organized the PINOY PIYESTA event. The PIYESTA held health, community building, and cultural events.

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Oct. 25: Larry Itliong Day / “Delano Manongs”

To raise awareness and celebrate Larry Itliong Day, ELEVATE AAPI hosted a viewing of the documentary, “The Delano Manongs,” the story of the Delano, Calif., grape strike of 1965, and the mobilization of the Filipino migrant farmers and their role in the development of Caesar Chavez’s United Farm Workers Union.

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Oct. 20: Meet & Greet: Asian & Pacific Islanders

Administered and sponsored by the Office of Student Equity, ELEVATE AAPI participated in the API meet and greet.

Oct. 18: CAANAPI Opening

The Center for Asian Americans and Native American Pacific Islanders opened halfway through the 2016 fall semester. For more information, visit our CAANAPI page.

Sept. 2-30: OCAPICA Job Readiness Workshops

On Fridays during the month of September, students participated in eight free job readiness workshops.  A certificate was awarded.

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Aug. 8-10: Laser Week: M.O.I.M. Sessions

During our fall orientation week, ELEVATE AAPI hosted three separate sessions called “MOIM, Mentoring Our Incoming Members” to raise awareness of the program and to assist incoming students with their transition to IVC.



June 20 - July 1: Math Summer Camp

In conjunction with math faculty and tutors, ELEVATE offered a Math Summer Camp to incoming students to refresh their math skills so that they could retest into a higher math course, if desired.


Edwin Tiongson
Project Director
T: 949-451-5346 

Tammy Bostwick
Program Coordinator
T: 949-451-5322

CAANAPI Learning Center (B353)

Mon:​   9am - 6pm ​
​Tue: ​  9am - 6pm
​Wed: ​  9am - 6pm
​Thu:   ​9am - 6pm
​Fri: ​  9am - 2pm