Stanford University

Asian Staff Forum

Mission Statement

The mission of Stanford Asian Staff Forum (ASF) is to promote the interests of the Asian/Pacific/Indian sub-continent employees at Stanford University, Stanford Hospital and Clinics (SHC), and the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC); and to serve as a vehicle for representing and supporting these employees

The goals of ASF are:

  • To Support and fund activities which support the mission of the organization

  • To present the concerns of the membership to appropriate parties and to encourage their resolution

  • To develop a supportive network of Asian Americans in the Stanford community

  • To participate in the development of a multicultural community in Stanford

  • To promote the development of each member’s career, self-imaging and self-marketing

Key Initiatives

  • Lunar New Year Tea

  • API Heritage Month lunch with guest speaker focusing on Asian American issues, history, diversity, etc.

  • Diwali Celebration

  • Workshops and brown bag lunch events

  • Tours of various campus locations

  • Book discussion with faculty members

  • Forums on topics of interests to members