APIDA Cultural Center

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About Us

The Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Cultural Center is one of the four Cultural & Resource Centers at DePaul University. The APIDA Cultural Center seeks to foster belonging for APIDA-identified students by providing resources and opportunities for identity, academic, professional, and holistic development. The center is located at the Lincoln Park Campus in O'Connell Hall, Room 340 (1036 W. Belden). No membership is required to visit and spend time in the APIDA Cultural Center! It is open to all students during open hours to study, eat, engage in discussions, and be with community. The Cultural & Resource Centers are open: - Mondays to Thursdays, 9:00AM - 7:00PM - Fridays, 9:00AM - 5:00PM









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Marcela Erickson

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Arlene Park

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Ava Francis

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Sabrina Salvador

Program Manager
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Isis Walker

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Rumaysa Munshi

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Tony Huang

Game Night Coordinator
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Phi Vo

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Maya Kaczor

Community Engagement Assistant
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Jane Baron

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Darryl Arrington

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Laura Aranda

Program Manager
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Muzzy Zafar

Program Assistant


APIDA Cultural Center

1 E. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago IL 60604
United States