Established in 2021, Davidson Asian South Asian Pacific Islander Alumni Network (DASAPIAN) exists to advocate for and support Asian, South Asian and Pacific Islander (ASAPI) students and alumni.

DASAPIAN seeks to inspire and engage Davidson's ASAPI students and alumni academically, socially, and professionally and create meaningful, lasting connections between alumni, students and the Davidson College community.

Meet the DASAPIAN Leadership Team

Get Involved

Interested in getting involved with DASAPIAN, have a program idea, or would like to host a DASAPIAN-related event in your city? Please contact Sarah Taylor, Associate Director of Alumni and Family Engagement, at


The Davidson Asian South Asian Pacific Islander Alumni Network Award recognizes students for their contributions to Asian South Asian Pacific Islander (ASAPI) communities. The awardees demonstrated a combination of academic, activist, and/or advocacy services to the community.

Learn more about the DASAPIAN Award and Recipients

Spotlight on Programming

In April 2023, members of the Pan Asian Student Association (PASA) celebrated the end of the year and presented graduating seniors with their stoles. The event featured remarks from Beadsie Woo '86, Yeeva Cheng '15, Minne Iwamoto '91 and Ashley Ip '22. 

a compilation of images from a celebration where people are gifting graduation stoles and listening to speeches