FIRST ANNUAL MIXED HERITAGE CONFERENCE AT UCLA ON APRIL 20th, 9am to 5pm

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Come join the Mixed Student Union for their first annual Mixed Heritage Conference at UCLA this Saturday, April 20th, from 9:00 am to 5pm! Check-in starts at 8:30 am!

The conference consists of a series of workshops that focus on the Mixed Experience. Each workshop, led by the directors of MSU, focuses on a different aspect of our multiethnic and multicultural society.
The conference is open to the general public, and we strongly encourage all from inside and outside the UCLA community to attend. Breakfast and lunch will be provided, and everyone is welcome to go out to dinner in Westwood with MSU after the conference.
Below is the schedule for the conference and a list of the workshops being offered. If you have any questions, please contact us at mixedstudentunionucla@gmail.com
We hope to see you there!

Timeline:
8:30-9:30 Breakfast/Introductions
10:00-11:15 Workshop 1 & 2
11:30-12:45 Workshop 3 & 4
1:00-2:00 Lunch
2:30-3:45 Workshop 5 & 6
4:00-4:30 Keynote Speaker
5:00 Dinner with MSU in Westwood

Workshops:
1)Ambiguous Appearance
2)Transnational and Trans-racial Adoptees

3)Mixed Mindsets: How different aspects of the mixed experience can be viewed as advantages or disadvantages
4)Development of mixed race identity in college

5)Amerasians – The Unintended Consequences of US Military Presence In The World
6)The Color behind Colorblind: Is Colorblind the right answer