Upcoming Events

Please check back with us when the Fall 2016 semester begins.

Past Events

Transracial Adoptees Experiences
Wednesday January 20, 2016
5-7 pm

Location: SCORE (Scripps College of Resources and Empowerment), Scripps College, map
Dinner Provided.

Asian Pacific American Coalition, M.A.G.E (Manga, Anime, Gaming, Entertainment), and CAPAS presents:
Onigiri Making and Lunar New Year Celebration
Saturday February 1, 2014
Location:  CAPAS

Join us in celebrating the lunar new year by making onigiri (rice balls), eating traditional new year’s food like zhongzi, bang chung, arts & crafts and playing games!

Chinatown Daytrip
Saturday February 8, 2014

Join AdBoard (5C Asian American Advisory Board) for a trip down to L.A. Chinatown! Learn about the history, the current issues facing the community, and meet other Asian American students across the 5Cs!

– Political Tour
– Dim Sum Lunch
– Lion Dance Workshop
– Transportation Provided

More details to come!
Please email yogino@scrippscollege to RSVP and provide your meal card number for snacks.
Facebook event page:

Jason Chu Speaks
Saturday April 19, 2014
Benson Auditorium, Pitzer College

Artist talk and performance by Chinese American rapper Jason Chu to perform works about self-harm, hope, fear and joy, healing and more. This will have a 15 minute performance session with a 30 minute talk session about Jason’s life struggling through self-harm as a youth and as an Asian American in the music industry.  Followed by a casual meet and greet.


Asian American & Pacific Islander Graduation Dinner
Friday May 2, 2014
Founders Room, McConnell Center

5C Asian American & Pacific Islander Graduation Ceremony
Friday, May 16th 2014
6:30pm – 8:00pm
Balch Auditorium, Scripps College

The 5C Asian American Advisory Board organizes an annual graduation ceremony for ALL 5C graduating students to celebrate accomplishments during their time here. This is an informal ceremony, and a chance to say a few words of appreciation to your friends and family in the audience.

SENIORS: Register here by April 14th:

FMI: or

CAPAS Open House
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Center for Asian Pacific American Students at Little X Tower in Mead Hall

Welcome Event
October 15, 2014 8pm
Gold Student Center Terrace
Eat some POCKY while talking about what resources are provided at CAPAS

Study Break
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Center for Asian Pacific American Students at Little X Tower at Mead Hall

Liberty in North Korea Jangmadang Tour event
October 29, 2014 7pm
Founders Room, McConnell Center

Feast of Resistance with Professor Espinoza
First Generation to College experiences
November 4, 2014 6pm, Sanborn B101

Experience Chinatown
Saturday, November 8, 2014

5C Theatre Night Out: Stop Kiss at the Pasadena Playhouse
November 11, 2014 6:45pm

Film Screening: American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs with Film Producer, Eurie Chung
November 12, 2014 2:45pm
Benson Auditorium

Tabling at the 2015 On Campus Job Fair
Tuesday September 1, 2015
Location: Gold Center Multipurpose Room (2nd floor)

Need a Work Study Job? Work at CAPAS! Visit our table at the 2015 On Campus Job Fair at Pitzer College.

Open House
Wednesday September 9, 2015
Location: CAPAS