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May is Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in paying tribute to the generations of Asian and Pacific Islanders who have enriched America’s history and are.

The mission of the Asian/ Pacific Heritage Occupational Therapy Association (APHOTA) is: to advance a greater understanding of Asian/Pacific cultural issues affecting occupational therapy practice, and; to support career opportunities and advancements in occupational therapy by people of Asian/Pacific heritage.

In 1992, Congress expanded the observance to a month-long celebration that is now known as Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Per a 1997 U.S. Office of Management and Budget directive, the Asian or Pacific Islander racial category was separated into two categories: one being Asian and the other Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander.

Apr 25, 2019 · The Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Discover Our Shared Heritage Travel Itinerary was produced by the National Park Service's Cultural Resources Office of Interpretation and Education in partnership with the National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers. The Places of AAPI History.