Multi-Ethnic Programs
3307 Third Avenue West
Seattle, WA 98119
Phone: 206-281-2598
Fax: 206-281-2333

Multi-Ethnic Programs

Student Groups

 

Ante Up (Hip-Hop Dance Club)

Ante Up hosts free hip-hop dance classes for dancers of all levels to grow and connect with other students with a passion for dance. Members are also updated on dance events in the area.

Contact Samantha Stevens (stevenss2@spu.edu) or visit the SPU Ante Up (Hip Hop Club) group on Facebook. Also check out the Ante Up Orgsync page.

 

Black Student UnionBlack Student Union (BSU)

BSU's mission is to share the richness of African-American culture with the SPU community. BSU is open to anyone who wants to learn and help celebrate African-American culture.

Contact Gloris Jones (gjones678@spu.edu) or see the SPU Black Student Union group on Facebook. Also check out the SPU Black Student Union Orgsync page.

 

EkeneEkene (African Dance Club)

Ekene (eh-keh-neh), meaning ‘praise’ in the Nigerian language of Igbo (ee-boo), is an African dance ensemble that seeks to engage the SPU community in African culture.

Contact Bethel Zekariase (zekariaseb@spu.edu) or        see the SPU Ekene (African Dance Club) group on Facebook. Also check out the Ekene Orgsync page.

 

FASA ClubFilipino American Student Association (FASA)

FASA is a club designed to cultivate the Filipino culture on SPU's campus. People from all ethnic backgrounds are welcome.

Contact Lea Buenavista (buenavistal@spu.edu)

or see the SPU FASA group on Facebook. Also check out the FASA Orgsync page

 

   Japanese Student Association (JSA)

     JSA is a platform in which SPU students can represent  

     and appreciate Japanese culture, values, and   

     resources.

     Contact Yoshiya Kuramoto (kuramotoj@spu.edu)

     Also check out the JSA Orgsync page.

 

 

KSAKorean Student Association (KSA)

KSA serves as a platform to represent Korean culture, values, and resources for SPU students.

Contact Andrew Lee (andrewylee96@spu.edu) or see the SPU Korean Student Association group on Facebook. Also check out the KSA Orgsync page.

 

International Student Club (ISC)Officers of International Student Club

ISC provides support and connections between SPU international students and other students by planning on- and off-campus activities.

Contact Gillian Thi Quynh Nguyen

(nguyeng1@spu.edu) or see the SPU International

Student Club group on Facebook. Also check out the ISC Orgsync page.

 

MAPSMAPS (Minority Association of Pre-Health Students)

MAPS supports minority students entering healthcare vocations and also addresses healthcare disparities.

Contact Charles Mitchell (mitchellc2@spu.edu) or see

the MAPS-SPU group on Facebook. Also check out the MAPS Orgsync page.

 

Mosaic ClubMosaic (Cross-Cultural Club)

Mosaic is a club represented by students from an array of backgrounds and interests who are committed to establishing cross-cultural bridges.


Contact Christina Childs (childsc@spu.edu) or see the SPU Mosaic group on Facebook. Also check out the 

Mosaic Orsync page.

 

Officers of International Student ClubMuKappa

MuKappa connects and builds community among SPU students who spent all/part of their adolescence in a country other than their passport country, or other students who are interested in other cultures.

Contact Janel Crouch (crouchj1@spu.edu) or see the MuKappa SPU group on Facebook. Also check out the MuKappa Orgsync page.

 

OhanaOhana O' Hawaii (Hawaiian Culture Club)

Ohana O Hawaii is a place for those interested in the Hawaiian culture and islands. All are welcome.

Contact Alli Botelho (botelhoa@spu.edu) or see the SPU Ohana O Hawaii group on Facebook. Also check out the Ohana O' Hawaii Orgsync page.

 

SALSASALSA (Spanish and Latino Student Awareness)

SALSA is a student club that promotes awareness and involvement in the Spanish and Latino community and culture. All students are welcome.

Contact Alexia Estrada (estradaa@spu.edu) or see the SALSA group on Facebook.

 

   Jess Sloan, ASSP Vice President for

   Intercultural Affairs

     Responsibilities: Encouraging intercultural initiatives within ASSP      

     and on campus, working with minority student leadership

     development, chairing the Intercultural Initiatives Committee

     (Catalyst), and overseeing Intercultural Coordinators

 

Catalyst

Catalyst facilitates and coordinates student campus diversity efforts under the leadership of the ASSP Vice President for Intercultural Affairs.

For more information, contact Jess Sloan jesssloan@spu.edu

 

Contact


MEP Staff

Susan Okamoto Lane,

Dean of Multi-Ethnic and Wellness Programs

206-281-2598

solane@spu.edu







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MuKappa is a club designed to connect and build community among SPU Third Culture Kids (TCK), students who spent all or part of childhood/adolescence in a country other than their passport country, or other students who are interested in other cultures.

Contact Janel Crouch (crouchj1@spu.edu) or see the MuKappa SPU group on Facebook. Also check out the MuKappa Orgsync page.