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Upcoming events for UWFASA

Welcome to the new school year!

Hello, FASA fam! Since school began yesterday, we’d like to officially welcome you to the 2015-2016 school year! We hope that this school year treats you well, and remember, we’re here for you whenever you need us.

In case you missed us during the RSO fair, here’s a flyer of all our upcoming events this month! We hope to see you there. Make sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to receive more updates on our events as they approach!

October Flyer

9/25 | New Member Social

New to the UW? Come meet fellow Filipino American students at our New Member Social on Thursday Sept. 25 in the Ethnic Cultural Center Unity Suite (First Floor). The ECC is our “Home away from home” and is behind Lander and Alder Halls on Brooklyn and 40th St NE.

Who doesn’t love free ice cream?

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All Day Game Day 2013


FASA Sa UW Presents:



GAME ON. Take a break from your studies and come out to the Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center for a day of relaxation and fundraising with FASA sa UW and our annual overload of gaming! We’ll have all of your favorites such as COD and Brawl, as well as Tetris……and our first ever League of Legends Tournament! Take part in the LoL or any other game’s tournament to win prizes, or just hang out and play! Come show your skills, while supporting our High School & Middle School mentorship program, @Project F.A.M.I.L.Y!

$3 General Entry
$2 For Each Tournament Entry

FASA x PISC Presents: API Film Festival

In collaboration with PISC, FASA sa UW Presents: The API Film Festival Collabo Film Fest Red 2

The Film Festival is an opportunity for students, editors, producers, directors, and actors to showcase their videograph skills to the public. It will be an open forum type of event where film will be showcased accordingly. FASA sa UW will be accepting submissions to be showcased during the event.


– Submit your shorts to (must be 3-10 minutes in length)
– Submissions will first be screened by FASA sa UW
– Attendees will vote on the winning and film at the event
– Prizes will be awarded!!!


All organizations participating will each be screening their own selected film


Date – May 2nd, 2013
Time – 5pm to 7pm
Location – Native/Chicano Room

Filipino Night 2013: Our Diversity

The Filipino American Student Association presents:
Filipino Night 2013: Our Diversity

Diversity Merged

Three UW students accidentally fall back in time to the 70’s where they find themselves in a political hiatus amongst “the system” on UW campus. Through a series of crucial life lessons and some funky jivin’ they learn the power of their voice and how to stand up for their education. Join us on this wild and groovy ride as we take you down memory lane of the Filipino American community in Seattle in the 1970’s.

When – April 27th, 2013
Where – University of Washington’s Kane Hall, Room 130
Time – Doors @ 6:00pm, Show Starts @ 7:00pm**
We are introducing the new FASA officers for 2013-2014 at 6:30pm just before the show begins. Please join us and get a good seat for the show!





► April 7th – Sunday
► 11:00am – 4:00pm
► Ravenna Eckstein Community Center 6535 Ravenna Ave NE Seattle, Wa 98115
Starting at 11AM, FASA and friends will be having an all-day long, string of pick up games to help fundraise for future FASA events. Get your teams assembled, get your stamina up, and get ready to BALL.

► $8 per player
► $1 per spectator

Donations accepted!

Player forms will be online soon!

Facebook Event Invitation:

CLICK ATTENDING and share with friends!

Isangmahal x FASA sa UW Open Mic


Where: UW Ethnic Cultural Theater (40th and Brooklyn)

When: March 6th, 2013
Doors Open: 630PM
Event Start: 7PM – 9PM

How Much:
Suggested Donation (priority seating): $5

What: For years Isangmahal has been an outlet for the Asian Pacific Islander community. Through art, music, and theatre, this art collective has created a voice for our concerns, issues and passions.

If you have a talent and you would like to share, or just love to express yourself through art, please come share with Isangmahal, FASA sa UW, and our surrounding community!

*To be placed on the Open Mic List, sign up on the day of event at the door.
Let’s build our community and voice together!

Promo Video:


FASA Formal 2013


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It’s that time of year again! FASA FORMAL. Come through for the Best Night of Your Life!


► Saturday February 23, 2013
► Seattle Design Center

5701 6th Ave South Suite 115, Seattle
► 9:00pm – 2:00am


► 20 for FASA/NWFASA members
► 22 for General
► 25 at the Door – Doors close at MIDNIGHT



Will Call is available for all members of the NWFASA organizations and are subjected to the same rates as UW FASA members.

Members are allowed up to 2 tickets at membership price, and must pay $22 per ticket purchased thereafter.

To get on the will call list, have your members email UW FASA’s Activities Chair, Clarissa Abadesco (, using the following template:

“Subject: UWFASA Formal Will Call
# of tickets:
School: (UW, UWB, SU, WWU, etc)
NWFASA member: (yes/no)
Name(s) ticket(s) will be under (if not your own):”


FREE parking outside venue and in their parking garage

| BAR |

There will be a designated area for the 21+ guests. Make sure you bring a valid ID!


► The Date – By Ronnel Abrigo:

► The Officers Are Ready – By Michael Bermudez:

► FASA Formal Returns 2013- By Jordan Nicholson:!

FASA sa UW & PNI Present Comedy Nights with REX NAVARRETE

Comedy King of Kane: My Uncle Is Funnier Than Yours

A Comedy Night!

We are proud to present our first ever Stand Up Competition. Worldwide, we find Filipino comedians, whether it be your Tito’s at the annual New Years Party in your own homes to the pare at the comedy club. It is time to showcase that talent.

The Last Comic Standing Competition will be held Friday Jan 25, 2013. From the online audition video submissions, FASA and PNI will chose 10 auditions to perform in front of an audience and a panel of judges including Rex Navarrete. The judges favorite and the audience favorite from The Last Comic Standing will then be invited to dinner after Friday’s show with Rex Navarrete and the Comedy Night committee. The two winners will then open for Rex Navarrete on Saturday Jan 26, 2013 at Comedy King of Kane: My Uncle Is Funnier Than Yours.

Here’s the deal!

If you are funny:
1. Submit an online 1-2 minute video to FASA sa UW’s email: -OR- submit a response video to FASA sa UW’s Promo on YouTube | DEADLINE: Jan. 16th
– Link (TBA)
2. Wait until FASA contacts you after audition submission
3. Be available for Friday, Jan 25, 2013 to do a 5 minute stand up comedic act

If you want to spectate:
1. Buy your ticket to the main event – Comedy King of Kane Sat Jan 25, 2013
2. Think about all of the funny people you know and persuade them to try out
3. Check out the competition on YouTube and like your favorite comedians
4. Cheer on your friends at the Last Comic Standing on Jan. 25th
5. Laugh your booty off when they open for Rex Navarrete

► Opening: Winner of the Last Comic Standing from 1/25

► HEADLINING: Rex Navarrete (

► Proceeds go to NWFASA Alliance, to benefit the annual NWFASA Alliance Conference being held April 19-21, 2013 at Western Washington University.
For more information, visit the website:


► Last Comic Standing
Date: Jan. 25th
Location: Kawali Grill
5300 Rainier Ave S Seattle
Time: 7PM
Tickets: Donation

► Comedy King of Kane: My Uncle Is Funnier Than Yours
Date: Jan. 26th
Location: Kane 130
Doors: 5:30PM
Show starts 6:30PM
Tickets: BELOW

TICKETS – Comedy King of Kane – Sat Jan 26, 2013

► NW FASA Alliance Members: $17
► General Admission (Pre-sale, limited 350 seats): $20
► General Admission (At the door): $25

Purchase Pre-Sale Tickets HERE:

FASA sa UW Retreat 2013

FASA Retreat is back! Join us for a very eventful weekend in the woods. Get ready to gain knowledge, lifelong friendships, and plenty of great memories.

Friday January 11, 2013 – Sunday January 13, 2013
@ Lakeview Retreat Center
4005 South 360th St

Auburn, WA. 98001

Friday (Jan 11, 2013):
7PM – Meet at the new ECC on Brooklyn and 40th for The Grand Opening of the Samuel E Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center
–> “Light Up The Night Party”830PM – Departure: Leaving from the ECT parking lot directly after the ECC Opening
Sunday (Jan 13, 2013):
12PM – Leave Campsite, stopping for lunch at place TBD
3PM – Arrive back in Seattle

– Sleeping bag
– Pillow
– Layers of clothes (It’s going to be chilly!)
– Guitar/Instruments
– Water bottles
– Hella snacks
– Game face
– Notebook
– Pencil/Pens
– Money for food on Sunday


Members: $25
Non-members: $35

FASA Retreat 2012 Registration:

Deadline for Registration: January 7, 2013
Payment Due: January 10, 2013





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