Course Catalog


Rise Up! Asian American Leadership and Social Change

This course will discuss the legacy of Asian American youth since the 1960's and the present activities, directions, and perspectives of Asian American leaders and organizations. Students will learn basic theories and models of leadership and organizations within the context of social movements and Asian American history. Students will engage with essays from activists, critically analyze organizations, and develop their own plan to address a community issue to present to their peers. In addition to multi-disciplinary readings, there will be guest speakers, videos, and peer teaching.

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