Asian American History

This tour highlights important Asian American individuals through historical sites on the University of Oregon campus related to students, faculty and staff.

The National Japanese American Student Relocation Council

The entry of the United States into World War II after the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, had serious impacts on approximately 110,000 Nisei (American citizens of Japanese descent) living in Oregon and throughout the West Coast. After…
A special thanks to the following student groups:

Asian American Student Union

Minoru Yasui Foundation