2020 NASPA Annual Conference

Asian Pacific Islanders Promoting Educational eXcellence (APPEX)

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APPEX is an interactive pre-conference session designed to cultivate the professional development of Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) student affairs professionals in a multi-culturally competent and holistic context. In its 13th year, APPEX will focus on sustaining a pipeline for APIDA graduate students, new professionals, and mid-level professionals by providing tools to guide their pathways and transitions. The session will also address current APIDA issues related to leadership development, intersections of identities, and career growth.

Additional registration required

Monday, March 30
9:00 am to 4:00 pm


LA Convention Center

Presented by

Kristen Wong, Doctoral Student, George Washington University
Sue Ann Huang, Assistant Director, Seattle University
Justin Hua, Residence Hall Director, Georgia State University
Susan Huynh, Residence Hall Assistant Director, New York University
Elaine Jessica Tamargo, Ph.D. Student, University of California-Los Angeles
Peter Tran, Residence Hall Assistant Director, New York University
Victoria Yu, Program Coordinator, Princeton University