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mabuhay poster 2016More things happening TODAY, this one from Vina Vo ’18:

Mabuhay is the annual Asian/Asian-American performance art show, happening during WesFest. This year, in collaboration with the Asian American Student Collective, there will be a visual arts showcase as well! Bring your prefrosh!!

Doors open at 7:45pm for early viewing of the visual arts showcase. Performance starts at 8pm.

Refreshments will be sold and all proceeds will go towards the Wesleyan Refugee Project supporting the Collateral Repair Project (CRP) in Jordan. Cash and Venmo accepted!

Date: Thursday, April 14 — TONIGHT
Time: 7:45-9:30 PM
Place: Crowell Concert Hall
facebook event

Africa Innovation Summit and Ariya

A post on behalf of Chelsea Amo-Tweneboah ’15

Wesleyan’s African Students Association will host the first Africa
Innovation Summit on November 7, 2014. With co-sponsorship from
Wesleyan’s Patricelli Center for Social Entrepreneurship and other
campus partners, this event will provide a platform for exposure and
conversation about the growth of innovation on the African continent,
and it will celebrate those who are paving a new path for progress in
Africa. In addition, their annual culture show, Ariya, will be taking
place Saturday November 8th, 2014 in the World Music Hall

When: 2:30-8pm Friday 11/7 for the conference, and Saturday 11/8 for the culture show
Where: Daniel Family Commons and World Music Hall
Cost: $5 Wesleyan Students $10 General Admission
Link: for all of the information



From Jinsol Hyun ’15:

Mabuhay is a Filipino greeting. It carries various meanings, including “may you live”, “cheers”, and “welcome”. Mabuhay is an Asian and Asian American Show that provides an opportunity for different student groups and individuals to showcase the talent at Wesleyan.
Buy tickets on Wednesday before the show, at the box office for $5. Or buy at the door for same price. But hurry, since tickets are selling FAST!

Date: Wednesday, April 16th – tonight!
Time: 5:45 PM
Place: World Music Hall (CFA)
Cost: $5

Southeast Asian Cultural Night

You’re invited to a Southeast Asian Cultural Night:

Join us for a night of local delicacies, performances, expression, and celebration of colorful cultures from 5 Southeast Asian countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.

We will also be selling traditional souvenirs from our respective countries during ticket sales and on the day of the event. So do bring some cash with you!

We will be serving:
Thailand: Kuih Teow Lui Suan, Gai Tod Kratiam Prikthai
Malaysia: Roti jala, Malaysian Chicken Curry
Vietnam: Rau Và D?u Ph?
Singapore: Kai Lan
Indonesia: Chicken Maranggi Sata

Date: Sunday, April 13
Time: 6:00 PM (doors open at 5:30 PM)
Place: Beckham Hall
Cost: $7 at the door

Lunar New Year Celebration


Via Qianyu Wang ’15:

Come celebrate Lunar New Year! Even though the holiday has already passed, the Wesleyan community still hasn’t had a chance to properly celebrate! The show will feature awesome cultural performances and delicious home-cooked food. Be sure to not miss out on this fun event!

Tickets are being sold at Usdan during lunch and dinner Monday, 2/17, through Friday, 2/21. They’re $5 in advance and $6 at the door. Come one, come all!

Date: Friday, Feb 21st
Time: 6PM to 8PM
Place: Beckham Hall
Cost: $5 in advance / $6 at the door
Link: Facebook

KSA Culture Show

Jackie Zhang ’13 wanted to let ya’ll know about the KSA Culture Show:

Time to indulge in Korean culture and FOOD!!
Come to the KSA Culture Show!

Performances will range from Korean drumming, bboy, fan dance, bands,
hiphop dance, and more!!

Tickets will be sold THIS WEEK during lunch (12pm-1pm) and dinner
(5pm-6pm) at USDAN!!

Date: Saturday, November 17th
Time: 5 pm
Place: Beckham Hall
Cost: $3 in Advance, $5 at the Door

Lunar New Year Celebration

Julian Zhong ’14 hollas:


This year, we are proud to present our Lunar New Year Cultural Show this coming Saturday (Feb 11)!

Delicious food such as roast pork, drunken chicken, and desserts will be served!

Tickets will be sold at Usdan from Monday to Friday 11.30am-1.30 and 5.30pm-7.30pm

Come Join Us to Celebrate one of the Best Festivals of the Year!!!!!

Brought to you by Chinese Cultural Club, Chinese House, Full House, Hong Kong Association, and Taiwanese Cultural Society.

Facebook event.

Time: Saturday, Feb 11 6:00-8:00 PM
Place: Beckham Hall
Price: $5 sold in Usdan, $6 at the door

Mabuhay 2011: The Annual Asian/Asian-American Cultural Show

You are invited to Mabuhay, the Asian/Asian-American cultural show held annually during WesFest!

Come watch your friends and peers perform spoken word, traditional and modern dances, sing, and much, much more!

Tickets are for sale at the box office for $5. Proceeds will be donated to Brighter Dawns.

There will be an after-party at 200 Church from 10:30 PM to 1:30 AM.

  • Date: Friday, April 15
  • Time: 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM — After-Party from 10:30 PM – 1:30 AM
  • Place: Crowell Concert Hall — After-Party at 200 Church
  • Cost: $5

Japanese Culture Show at Beckham

From Yuki Ohmori ’13:

Do you like Japanese martial arts? How about some traditional Japanese music or dance performances? Or perhaps J-Pop? Are you up for some delicious Japanese food? Do you enjoy watching those ridiculous (but funny)  Japanese variety shows?

Then you should definitely come to the Japanese Culture Show this Saturday on April 3rd to watch your fellow Wesleyan students give you a night of entertainment immersed in Japanese Culture!

Tickets will be sold at the Box Office for $4, or $5 at the door.


Date: Saturday, April 3
Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Place: Fayerweather Beckham Hall
Cost: $4

Singapore/Malaysia Cultural Night at Beckham

singaporecultureRojak and Singapore Students’ Society present Singapore-Malaysia/Malaysia-Singapore cultural night:

Join us for our first cultural night! Music, dance, drama, comedy, political satire and awesome food to help you to get to know us better.

Chewing gum is allowed, but strongly discouraged.

Ha, Singapore’s got jokes!

Date: Friday, April 24
Time: 5:30 pm
Place: Beckham Hall
Cost: $3