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The mission of the Hunter College AANAPISI Project (HCAP) is to support the enrollment, retention, graduation and overall success of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) and other high-need students.

If you’re a current Hunter College student, there are many ways to get involved in HCAP! These opportunities are open to all students. Click on the buttons below to see more about how to get involved:

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The Transfer Pipeline Program is a program by the Hunter College AANAPISI Project (HCAP) and BMCC-Hunter AANAPISI Bridge Initiative (ABI) to provide peer mentorship and a supportive community for incoming transfer students to Hunter.

Applications accepting mentees for the Spring 2022 semester are now open until January 10th, 2022. To learn more about eligibility, commitment requirements, and program benefits, please go to https://huntercap.org/hcap-programs/transfer-pipeline-program/ or check the link in our bio.
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Come join HCAP for an IN-PERSON De-stress Event, "HCAP Happy Hours" on Wednesday 12/8 from 1:30-3:30 in Hunter West Room 214! We’ll have games, team contests & prizes, arts & crafts, mindfulness activities, and space to hang out. Takeaway snacks & drinks will be provided. Come find out more about HCAP programs, relax, and take a breath before Finals start! Open to all Hunter students who are vaccinated. Join us!

RSVP at https://bit.ly/hcapdestress (LINK IN BIO)

If you have any questions, feel free to email Dr. Marcia Liu: ML2138@hunter.cuny.edu.

* This event is sponsored by Hunter College AANAPISI Project (HCAP)
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Posted @withregram • @abi.bmcc.hunter How do family, culture, and structural circumstances impact our emotions and behaviors around money? Join us for a discussion and strategies for developing a healthy mindset and behaviors to manage finances. Open to all Hunter and BMCC Students.
 
Wednesday, Dec 1st, 12pm to 1:15pm
 
RSVP: https://bit.ly/3wmbv9Y here
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Join us to learn about how you can combine your passions with your studies and take advantage of the resources Hunter College has to offer. Student panelists will share their experiences choosing their majors and minors and how they connected them when applying to internships, research programs, and other opportunities.
Friday, November 19th 6:00-7:30PM, via Zoom.

RSVP at bit.ly/passiontpp (LINK IN BIO)
Please note that Zoom information will be given upon completing the RSVP form.

If you have questions, please contact HCAP Program Associate, Maryam Mian at mm4758@hunter.cuny.edu. 

* This event is sponsored by BMCC-Hunter AANAPISI Bridge Initiative (ABI) and Hunter College AANAPISI Project (HCAP)
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The pre-health track can be a challenging road to navigate, but extremely rewarding! Come listen to how 3 pre-health transfer students, who are a part of the HCAP Transfer Pipeline Program, overcame similar obstacles you have and are successfully continuing their journeys on the pre-health track at Hunter. It will be a talk about hardship, resilience, and triumph! At this virtual discussion, we will share advice from our personal experiences to help students conquer the pre-health track.
Also, there will be prizes for a game at the end of the event!

Come chat with us via ZOOM on 11/19 FRIDAY @ 3PM TO 4PM
RSVP link: bit.ly/stemtpp (LINK IN BIO)
Please note that Zoom information will be given upon completing the RSVP form.

If you have questions, please contact HCAP Program Associate, Maryam Mian at mm4758@hunter.cuny.edu. 

*This event is sponsored by BMCC-Hunter AANAPISI Bridge Initiative (ABI) and Hunter College AANAPISI Project (HCAP)
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Thursday November 18th, 4-5pm on Zoom
AAPI Mental Health Check-in: Dealing with all the Burnout
Join us for a chance to check-in, prepare for the last month of the semester, and brainstorm how to deal amidst all the stress.
All are Welcome!
Zoom information will be given upon completing this form.
RSVP at bit.ly/hcap11mh (LINK IN BIO)
If you have any questions, feel free to email Dr. Marcia Liu: ML2138@hunter.cuny.edu.
* This event is sponsored by Hunter College AANAPISI Project (HCAP)
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Posted @withregram • @abi.bmcc.hunter Identity is often fraught for multiracial Douglas, people of both South Asian and African descent in the Caribbean. Join us on FRI 11/12 at 5:30-7:30 PM via Zoom as Sue Ann Barratt and Aleah N. Ranjitsingh explore the particular meanings of a Dougla identity, and examine Dougla maneuverability both at home and in the diaspora.

RSVP at bit.ly/Dougla21
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Join us on Friday, November 5th at 5-6:30pm for a virtual workshop centering themes of community and self-identity where participants will engage in important discussions on how to support the LGBTQ+ AAPI (Asian American Pacific Islander) community.
All CUNY students are welcome to this event. We encourage those who want to learn more about LGBTQ+ AAPI history and how to support the community to join!
[Hosted by HCAP Program Associate, Maryam Mian and HCAP Transfer Pipeline Peer Mentor, Ishrat Zahan]

If you have any questions, please contact HCAP Program Associate, Maryam Mian at mailto:mm4758@hunter.cuny.edu

The Zoom information will be given upon completing the RSVP form- Please check the inbox of the email you provided.
RSVP at http://bit.ly/hcap115 (LINK IN BIO)

* This event is sponsored by Hunter College AANAPISI Project (HCAP)
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Join our virtual financial literacy workshop to hear Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) student panelists talk about how they manage their finances and time, and get budgeting and saving advice from a financial professional.

Open to all Hunter and BMCC Students.

Date/Time: Wed, 10/20, 12pm to 1:15pm
Location: On Zoom

Speakers:
Joel M. Barker, Professor of Accounting, BMCC
Student Panelists

RSVP for a Zoom link at bit.ly/3mLyfLX (link in bio)

Questions? Email Dr. Linh An (La1092@hunter.cuny.edu)
This event is sponsored by BMCC-Hunter AANAPISI Bridge Initiative (ABI) and Hunter College AANAPISI Project (HCAP)
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HCAP is excited to announce our first Transfer Student Workshop hosted by our very own peer mentors of the Transfer Pipeline Program!

A Transfer Student's Guide to Self-Care
Wednesday, October 20 @ 5:30-7:00 PM (EST)

Join us to learn about campus resources, gain tools to develop a comprehensive self-care plan and enhance emotional awareness, and learn pro-tips for college students. All are welcome to attend.

RSVP for a Zoom link at bit.ly/selfcare1020 (LINK IN BIO)
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