AICA (ASSOCIATION FOR INTERCULTURAL AWARENESS)
(657) 278-2914

MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS

AAEE
Asociacion de Alumnos y Ex-Alumnos de Espanol
Meetings are once or twice per month
The Association de Alumnos y Ex-Alumnos de Espanol (Spanish Majors Student/Alumni Association) was founded on April 29, 2000. Students interested and majoring in Modern Language Spanish will benefit from the enriching academic and cultural activities AAEE hosts each semester. The purpose of this association is to create an entity at CSUF for all students of Spanish on campus. AAEE provides leadership skills through the involvement of club sub-committees and board, as well as academic support.

President: Erika Hurtado
erikahurtado1989@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Kip Hurwitz
khurwitz@csu.fullerton.edu
Phone: (714) 870-0727
AICA Rep: Laura Venegas
levenegas3@csu.fullerton.edu
Phone: (949) 735-6506

ACS
Association of Chinese Students
Meetings are Tuesdays, 4PM, TSU Gabrielino
ACS strives to unite Chinese students and others interested in the Chinese culture. The three main purposes of this club are to bring cultural awareness, build community, and inspire students to become proactive in the Asian Pacific Islander community.
President: Christine Giang
cgiang4994@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Arthur Loh
loharthur@csu.fullerton.edu
Phone: (626) 320-4918
AICA Rep: Bryan Nguyen
bryannoowin@yahoo.com
Phone: (714) 933-0986

APAC
Alliance for the Preservation of African Consciousness
Meetings are Tuesdays, 7pm, 2nd floor TSU
APAC provides unity among black males on campus, and promotes the consciousness of African-American history. We also promote the consciousness of modern issues that concern people of African descent from all over the globe. APAC also ensures that all members are academically eligible and on track to graduate. Membership is open to all majors with a GPA of 2.0 and above.
President: Willie Holmes
whrayh1@gmail.com
AICA Rep: Kwanze Stewart
kwanze.stewart@gmail.com
Phone: (909) 489-8442

BF
Ballet Folklorico
Ballet Folklorico de CSUF exists to educate, preserve and promote cultural awareness of the Mexican Heritage by celebrating the diversity and beauty of Mexico's folk dance. BF de CSUF is all about Cultura, Sabor, Unidad, y Fuerza!
President: Joselyn Hernandez Macedo
hernandez.josy@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Enedina Florez
enedina96@csu.fullerton.edu

CCSA
Chicano Chicana Studies Alliance
Meetings on Tuesdays at 2PM in UH 210B
The purpose of this organization is to bring together Chicano Studies Students with aims to mentor each other and reach out to the Academic Community.
President: Mariano Hernandez
marianohernandez@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Melissa Ravelo
melissa_ravelo@csu.fullerton.edu
Phone: (714) 900-5583
AICA Rep: Rudy Aguilar
raguilar8@csu.fullerton.edu
Phone: (657) 253-9383

CSA
Cambodian Student Association
Meetings on Mondays at 4pm
The Cambodian Student Association of Fullerton strives to support and promote awareness and to address a variety of subjects that relate to the Cambodian American community. Our purpose is to share cultural appreciation with all interested students, alumni, faculty and staff at Fullerton and surrounding communities.
President: Stephanie Keam
stephanie.keam@gmail.com
Phone: (714) 510-4403

GC
Gateway Club
Meetings are Wednesdays 5-6pm in TSU Tuffree AB
Gateway Club provides CSUF and international students the opportunity to learn about each other’s cultures and value systems, improve cultural adaptation, learn intercultural communication skills through fun social activities and education.

AICA Rep: Patricia Li
justanazn@csu.fullerton.edu

HaU
Hermanas Unidas
Meetings are Wednesdays at 8PM in TSU Gabrielino
A non-profit organization which empowers Latina women to strive for higher education, personal growth, and community leadership. We are guided by three pillars which include academics, community service, and social events. We are the seventh chapter which allows us to provide our members with networking opportunities covering all of southern and northern California. Our motto is "Poder de la Mujer" which means "The Power of Women" and symbolizes the strength each hermana possesses.
President: Naomi Tapia
tapianao@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Rosie Pulido
csufhau.aicarepresentative@gmail.com
Phone: (714) 225-2916

HU
Hermanos Unidos
Meetings on Tuesdays from 7PM-8:45PM in TSU Stearns/Tentative
Our missions statement is too increase the retention rates amongst the Latino community with an emphasis on the Latino male
President: Eddie Giron & Edwin Del Cid
hucochairs.csuf@gmail.com
AICA Rep: Elizabeth Jimenez
Huaicaambassador.csuf@gmail.com
Phone: (714) 316-9842

Iransa
Iranian Student Association
Meetings on Mondays in Kinesiology Building or Pollock Library
The purpose of Iranian Student Association is to raise awareness about issues pertaining to Iran and Iranians by holding cultural, social, and political events. We facilitate interaction between the Iranian-American community at CSU Fullerton and the rest of the campus.
President: Shaya Eftekharian
seftekharian@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Vadood
Vadood@csu.fullerton.edu
Phone: (720) 394-6777
AICA Rep: Pareesa Safaei
pareesa894@csu.fullerton.edu
Phone: (949) 278-7424

ISA
Indian Student Association
Meetings are Monday's, every week, 7-9 or 8-10
ISA gives a platform for helping students understand the cultures and the heritage of India, while branching out and networking with the Indian community of Southern California.
President: Atik Bhakta
imustbeatik@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Nisarg Patel
nisu93@gmail.com
Phone: (714) 300-4495

JAC
Japanese Anime Club
Meetings are Thursdays, every week, 6-8PM in TSU Ontiveros
Anime Club is a place for everyone interested in Japanese Anime, card and video games, music, art, fashion and Pop-culture. Join us for fun games, prizes, workshops, events and contests!

AICA Rep: Jeffrey Chastain
jeffreychastain@csu.fullerton.edu

JCC
CSUF Japanese Culture Club
Meetings on Wednesdays at 5PM
This group exists to further expand the knowledge of the Japanese culture by providing fun activities and events for CSUF students and members of the community. Some of these activities include bi-monthly movie nights, Language Exchange Parties, field-trips and other fun events!
President: Amy Tsu
amyvtsu@gmail.com
AICA Rep: Grandy Lirangun
Grandy_444@yahoo.com
Phone: (909) 831-7367

LBSA
Latino Business Students Association
Meetings are Mondays at 4-5PM in TSU Gabrielino
We, the Latino Business Student Association (LBSA), are more than a club, we are a familia. Our organization revolves around professional development, community involvement, and diversity. Put simply, our goal is to help our members achieve their goals.
President: Jose Mendoza
josemanuel@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Dalia Botello
dbotello025@csu.fullerton.edu
Phone: (714) 492-9021

MSA
Muslim Student Association
Meetings are once a month TBD
Muslim Student Association is an organization that promotes religious, social and spiritual values. It is a community, a space where Muslim students can feel comfortable growing and engaging their campus in a focused manner. Anyone interested in Islam is welcome.
President: Bayanne Kanawati
bkanawati@fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Safa Moinuddin
safamoinuddin@csu.fullerton.edu

NSU
Nikkei Student Union
Meetings on Tuesdays at 7PM in LH 401
President: Bryon Cheav
mastercheav@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Marlo Maduma
Marlo_g@csu.fullerton.edu
Phone: (951) 219-2173

PASA
Pilipino American Student Association
Meetings on Wednesdays at 4PM behind the bookstore
Our mission is to teach and spread our cultural knowledge to our members and the Fullerton community in hopes of creating a better awareness of the Filipino American experience. We would like to create a comfortable environment for newly introduced members, and hope to create future leaders in our society through involvement in our club and the community. President: Tawny Madrona
president@csufpasa.com
AICA Rep: Lauren Navarro
internalvp@csufpasa.com
Phone: (714) 829-0659

QPoC
Queer People of Color
Meetings are Fridays
President: Melissa Barrios
barriosmelissa14@yahoo.com
AICA Rep: Jay Tran
hjptran@gmail.com
Phone: (714) 603-9714

QSA
Queer Straight Alliance
Meetings are Thursdays, 6:30PM-8:30PM, Gabrielino

President: David Sanchez
davide.sanchez@csu.fullerton.edu
Phone: (562) 810-3787

Salsa Club
Meetings are Wednesday, 7:15PM-8:15PM, Friday, 7:15PM-9:30PM
President: Ahmad Maki
ahmad.maki@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Maira Luna
csufsalsaclub.aica@gmail.com
Phone: (714) 864-2971

SASA
South Asian Student Association
Monthly around 11PM-2PM on Thursdays.
The CSUF South Asian Student Association strives to spread awareness about the unique traditions of this region. There are many religions, cultures and traditions comprised in this region which are similar in many ways despite being different. This club celebrates those similarities and differences. This is a club for the students and will be run by them as well. All suggestions for events, service projects and etc. will be honored. Your suggestions mean a lot to us because there is UNITY only THROUGH DIVERSITY!!!
President: Sanjana Gupta
sanjanagupta@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Mihir Joshi
patelvaibhav.1912@gmail.com
Phone: (408) 813-2780

Sistertalk
Monthly meetings from 11PM to 2PM on Thursdays Sistertalk is dedicated to exploring the changing roles and concerns of the African American women on campus through meaningful dialogue and special events focusing on relationships, community concerns, leadership, and friendships. This group provides opportunities for discussion, learning, and promotion of issues that pertain to African American women. Sistertalk provides a dynamic forum for African American female students seeking to create unity among women.
President: Esther Ogunrinu
estherogunrinu@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Ta'Myra Ramsay
tamyraj96@csu.fullerton.edu
Phone: (951) 567-9764

SJP
Students for Justice in Palestine
Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) serves as a nationally organized student group on campuses across the United States to reveal the injustices, realities, and oppression that Palestinians are subjugated to on a daily basis, despite the propaganda machine that tries to depict otherwise.
President: Noor Salaamed
noorsalameh@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Ghenna Kisswani
gksmiles@csu.fullerton.edu
AICA Rep: Sheremiah Alba
sheremiah.spica@gmail.com

SPICA
Southern Pacific Islander Cultural Association
Meetings on Thursday at 4PM-5PM in KNES 221
SPICA promotes and encourages awareness of cultures and traditions of the South Pacific Islands such as Samoa, Tonga, Hawaii, and Guam.
President: Jenna Custodio
jennac.spica@gmail.com
AICA Rep: Girlie Encarnado
girlie.encarnado@csu.fullerton.edu
Phone: (818) 826-8490
AICA Rep: Sheremiah Alba
sheremiah.spica@gmail.com
Phone: (951)-719-4045

VSA
Vietnamese Student Association
Meeting Times: Every Tuesdays, 4PM-6PM at Alvarado AB.
Vietnamese Student Association (VSA) (Họi Sinh Viên Việt Nam) is a social and cultural group on campus at CSU Fullerton that promotes cultural awareness through fun, educational, and philanthropic events. We help to expand the Vietnamese Community and help them have a sense of home while joining this organization. CSUF VSA is part of the coalition called UVSA (Union of Vietnamese Student Associations). UVSA consists of 16 other University VSAs in Southern California. We support other organizations on campus as well as part of AICA (Association of Inter-Cultural Awareness). The organization was founded in 1984 and has been growing continuously ever since. Currently celebrating its 30th year anniversary. We will keep you posted on upcoming events for our school VSA, on campus involvement with other organizations, and also other University VSAs. CSUF VSA holds meetings to let members know about what is happening in the Vietnamese Community and how to help out as well such as Tet Festival in Garden Grove every year. We welcome anyone who is interested in Vietnamese culture.
President: Andrew Tran
andrew.tran@uvsa.org
AICA Rep: Christy Le
christy.linhle@gmail.com
Phone: 714-588-3149

WSEP
We Speak English Project
Meeting Times: 1st and 4th Week of every month.
WSEP is a project geared toward connecting international students with native speakers & link them together through the language of English. WSEP is also for English speaking students & intended for them to gain international networking contacts. Our goal is to create a unique experience within & outside of CSUF to promote a fun-loving atmosphere while learning from each other through English. This will be a community/network for all students alike & melting pot of culture in one room.
AICA Rep: Helen Chavez
helenchavez108@gmail.com
AICA Rep: Willie Holmes
whrayh1@gmail.com
Phone: (714) 853-8093




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