Interested in learning an Asian language and about Asian cultures? The ACC can help! Our informal classes are taught by volunteer teachers and focus on vocabulary, grammar, and basic survival phrases, in addition to an introduction of cultural customs and background. All classes are held at the Asian Culture Center.
To register for these free classes, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is a beginner level class, but it is very flexible and can accommodate students' needs based on their current knowledge of Japanese. The goal of this class is to provide an informal, open-learning environment where students can review basic Japanese or learn a bit of the Japanese language for the first time. To register, please email email@example.com.
Dates: Tuesdays at 12 PM ET, beginning Jan. 26
Description: Kevin and Sarah will be hosting weekly drop-in virtual office hours for students. If you have a question, want to chat, or want to connect, join us! Please register in advance here.
ACC Virtual Office Hours with Hibah and Kelly
Dates: Thursdays at 5 PM ET, beginning Jan. 28
Description: Hibah and Kelly will be hosting weekly drop-in virtual office hours for students. If you have a question, want to chat, or want to connect, join us! Please register in advance here.
The ACC is offering a FREE mentoring service to IU students led by peer mentors. These student peer mentors will provide advice, support, attention, and kindness to students who would like some guidance with cultural adjustment, campus life, and schoolwork. These one-on-one meetings may also be an opportunity for learners to practice conversational English and meet new friends. Walk-ins are welcome and no appointments are needed. Our volunteers come from different academic disciplines.
Interested in practicing an Asian language or need help with a homework assignment? The ACC can help!
One-on-one tutoring is available at the ACC in the following languages for Fall 2020:
Korean drop-in tutoring
Mandarin drop-in tutoring
More hours will be added as we add more tutors
Come to the ACC to learn the ancient Indian art of henna designs. We will have hands-on experience as well as the chance to learn basic techniques and designs. If bringing a group larger than 6, please email firstname.lastname@example.org in advance.
No calligraphy lessons Fall 2020.
Learn and practice the ancient art of East Asian Calligraphy. During our meetings, the instructor will share interesting facts about calligraphy as well as teach you to write in the ancient script in both brush and hard-pen formats. For more information, please email email@example.com.
By Appointment through CAPS
Let's Keep Talking is a confidential and formal counseling and psychological services. It is provided by CAPS licensed mental health providers. They will see students at ACC during the certain designated hours. The goal is to serve the underserved student population by reducing the environmental barriers for them to easily access to the mental health service at the site that they are familiar and comfortable with. Read more here.
Need a place to talk about feeling discriminated on campus or in the community? Don’t know what to do when someone makes a racial comment about your friends or you? We can help! Please do not hesitate to contact us at the ACC. This service is provided to allow students to share personal experiences of racism and discuss ways of identifying, coping with, and confronting casual and everyday racism in a confidential atmosphere. For appointments and more info, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.