Enjoy food, fun, and special giveaways, and meet the student team that will manage the café. The Saxbys Experiential Learning Program enables students to work and develop their leadership and communication skills for success in any career field.
Welcome to CCP, students! We’re kicking off the new school year with a big outside bash! Head on over to the courtyard for an afternoon of fun before things get too serious in class! We’re going to have snacks and summertime treats, games with prizes, CCP giveaways, carnival activities, and of course the ‘yard wouldn’t be complete without music to keep the party going.
Wednesday, June 8 | 1:30 to 3 p.m. | Bonnell Building, Large Auditorium
Casual Fifth is a Philadelphia-based performing ensemble focusing on Taiko and dance. Casual Fifth is co-directed by Alex Pfister and Mac Evans, who have been doing modern dance and Japanese drumming since 2005. The ensemble is ever-growing and evolving with friends, mentors, and mentees along the way.
Learn more about the free Taiko workshops offered by the Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia at the Shofuso Japanese House in Fairmount Park.
Wednesday, June 8 | 11a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | Virtual
Members of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL-Philly Chapter) will discuss the often untold history of allyship between the Japanese American and African American communities around social justice issues. This session will begin with a screening of short films highlighting such instances of allyship, followed by a discussion of the films and other related topics.
Seri Chao is a home chef who started his culinary journey with Khmer cuisine after his mom made plans to move back to Cambodia. Teaching him the original recipes her mother taught her instilled a sense of yearning to cook even more. In this free cooking demonstration, Seri will be making a noodle salad bowl with marinated beef and will have samples for the audience. Check out his YouTube channel “Seri Cooks” to see other recipes that he has shared.