Asian Heritage Month: Exit laughing
UW-Parkside's Asian Heritage Month festivities are drawing to a close Saturday, April 28, and the Parkside Asian Organization (PAO) celebrates with a night of comedy featuring Dat Phan. The program begins at 7 p.m. in The Den of the Student Center.
Dat Phan is a past winner of the "Last Comic Standing" TV show and he has been featured on Comedy Central. Born in Saigon, Vietnam, and raised in San Diego, Phan uses comedy to crush stereotypes about Asian Americans and portray them in a positive light. He has been included in The Smithsonian Institution's exhibition of The Top 10 Most Influential Vietnamese-American Individuals.Asian Heritage Month events are sponsored by the UW-Parkside Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, PAO, and the Chancellor's Office.