The Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AANAPISI) Project
San Jose State University has been recognized as an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution by the United States Department of Education. As such, SJSU has developed a project to improve writing skills and retention and graduation rates.
The AANAPISI Grant Project began in October 2011 and will run until September 2016. Funds for the grant came from the U.S. Department of Education. For more information regarding the grant, please check out the about page.
AANAPISI Grant News
- The final Faculty Writing Workshop will be held on January 21 & 22. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, January 13 at noon. Download the flier and contract now.
- The AANAPISI Grant will be hosting a poster session on April 11 to showcase the accomplishments and achievements of the faculty involved in the grant. Check back in a few weeks for more information!
- Read the Annual Report for 2013 - 2014. The report was submitted to the Department of Education in February 2015 and covers the 2013 - 2014 academic year. You can also read the the Annual Report for 2012 - 2013.
- Check out new full-length lesson plans and grab-and-go activities.
- Sara Cook, Lecturer, Department of English & Comparative Literature, has developed a handbook titled "Providing Feedback on Student Writing," a useful tool for anyone who grades written work.
APIASF Scholarship Winners
Two San Jose State University students won Asian and Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund Awards for 2014 - 2015.
Jinlong Lin, Engineering
Canh Nguyen, Nursing