(front row, left to right) Virak Uy, Director of MCC's new Asian American Student Advancement
Program; State Sen. Eileen Donughue; State Rep. Rady Mom; Middlesex Trustee Bopha Malone;
and members of the college community.
and chairs. Co-curricular activities and a peer-support program will be designed to increase
Asian-American students' sense of connection and belonging to the college.
American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI) program, Asian-American students
will receive a range of support services designed to improve their college-going experience,
completion and transfer outcomes. More than 11 percent of MCC credit students are Asian
American, primarily Southeast Asian.