Chinese Affinity Group Events

Generation of CAG

Nov 15 2016, Chancellor Gallagher brought up a challenge to Senate Council to expand dialogues on Diversity and Inclusion in response to turmoil on campuses --elsewhere.

February 16 2016, Mayor Peduto announce 2/6 is the Chinese American Day at Pittsburgh

March 16 2016, Faculty Assembly, Senate Council’s discussions focused on diversity and inclusion on how to develop a University-wide Statement Values to show expectations.

March 16 2016, CAG was founded.

Past Events


  • Hiking
  • Career development workshop (paper writing and grant writing)
  • Career development workshop (collaborator finding and mentoring)
  • Concert by Chinese musicians
  • Chinese Voice
  • Chinese food competition
  • Chinese movie event

Members of CAG tabling at an eventMembers of CAG posing for a picture during an event at the Cathedral of Learning



  • Badminton tournament
  • Chinese New Year celebration
  • Ping -pong tournament
  • Financial workshop
  • Staff benefit workshop
  • Vibrant Pittsburgh

CAG Members at 2017 Chinese New Year paradeparticipants in the 2017 badminton tournament



  • Chinese culture festival
  • Badminton tournament
  • Chinese New Year celebration
  • Career and professional development workshop

CAG members tabling at the 2018 Chinese culture festivalParticipants in the 2018 badminton tournament



  • Chinese New Year celebration
  • Chinese New Year parade
  • The Poetry of Living
  • The 5th Chinese culture festival

Dancers on stage during 2019 Chinese New Year celebrationAttendee receives art work during 2019 Chinese culture festival