Pan Asian American Graduate Student Association (PAAGSA)

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Past events:

President's Reception

Fall Happy Hour

Welcome Back NSO

Evening at Moder Pat Shala

Spring All-Access Party

Fall All-Access Party


For more information on our upcoming events, check out our facebok page and website above!

PAAGSA seeks to improve the academic and social lives of Asian and Asian-American graduate and professional students at UPenn. We aim to increase awareness about Asian/Asian-American issue and to provide resources to those who seek them.

Past Events

9:45 pm

This FREE event brings together graduate cross-cultural affinity groups for our annual collaborative celebration. Join us for an evening of fun and mingle with other graduate students at the all inclusive event of the year!

5:21 pm - 10:00 pm















Join GAPSA IDEAL Friday, November 10, 2017 for our biannual All Access Party! This Fall, we'll be at the Pyramid Club, atop a 52-story skyscraper in Center City. Join us for cocktails, incredible views of the city, and general celebration of our campus-wide affinity groups!

This event is 21+ only. You must bring a government-issued ID.


6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Missing fall break?? Join us for our Welcome Back at the Class of '49 Auditorium in Houston Hall for a night of fun and networking with FREE FOOD from Koreana and drinks!

All Penn graduate students are welcome!

Penn Student ID and government issued ID required (for alcohol) and will be checked upon entry. Event co-sponsored by the Graduate Student Center.

5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

As part of the Gradfest festivities, come meet members of GAPSA's IDEAL Council and learn more about our university-wide initiatives.

Food, drinks, and IDEAL swag! Hope to see you there!

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come down to College Green and learn more about graduate student organizations at Penn! All IDEAL organizations will be represented. Stop by and say hello!