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Anti-Asian Hate Conference

May 2 @ 2:00 pm 5:00 pm

Anti-Asian Hate Conference 1

Since 2020, Stop Asian Hate has “reported 11,000 acts of hate against Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders.” As part of the CUNY Anti-Hate Initiative, City Tech will host a conference on Anti-Asian Hate on Thursday, May 2nd from 2:00PM to 5:00PM, Academic Complex Rm. A105.

Dr. Christa Grant, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Inclusive Excellence at the State University of New York, will provide the keynote address. This is followed by a panel presentation with Jo-Ann Yoo, Executive Director at the Asian American Federation, and Hannah Yu, Assistant District Attorney & Chief of the Hate Crimes Unit at the New York County District Attorney’s Office. Dr. Payal Doctor, Professor at LaGuardia Community College, Co-Founder of AAMPOWER & CUNY Strategic Innovation Fellow, will moderate the discussion.