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Anti-Asian Bias Tools and Resources

Tools and Resources to Address Anti-Asian Bias

In response to the alarmingly rapid increase in anti-Asian bias, harrassment, and violence,  we have gathered some tools and resources for students, faculty, staff, and community members to use. 

If you have any additional resources that you think should be added to the page, please contact Director Dr. David Chih ( 

Videos and Articles

"Anti-Asian Racism during COVID-19" presented by Dr. David Chih, Dr. Teresa Mok, and Dr. Joycelyn Landrum-Brown-

"Our Greatest Potential- Asian American Leadership and Empowerment" presented by U.S. Diplomat and UI Alum Yuri Kim- 

For more videos from the Asian American Cultural Center, please visit our Illinois Mediaspace Channel-

Mental Health Experts Offer Advice for Processing Discrimination-

Health Experts Address Rise in Attacks Against Asians in the U.S.: Racism is a public health crisis

Carle Illinois College of Medicine explores the recent discrimination and attacks, and its health impacts with David Chih, founding director of the Asian American Cultural Center at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and Teresa Mok, a licensed clinical psychologist in Urbana, Ill. -

Anti-Asian Hate is Taking a Toll on Central Illinois' Asian American Community- by Christine Herman -

Combatting Anti-Asian Racism by Emily Boudreau

Equipping educators with restorative justice techniques to upend discrimination and stereotypes-

Editorial| America's Gross Negligence Persecutes Asian Americans

Editorial| On anti-Asian racism in CU-

CU community rallies together to address the increase in anti-Asian hate-

Vigil held to remember victims of Atlanta shootings and to stop Asian hate

Asian Women: The Toll of Decades of Dismissal

Interview| Theresa Mah, Asian American Caucus -

The Rise of Anti-Asian Violence

WAND17 Rally for Asian American Community -

Asian American University students fear for elders after spate of racist attacks, urge others to speak to speak out: 'It's up to us as a community'-

CU community rallies to #StopAsianHate

AACC Director Disusses Ways to Support Asian Community

Anti-Asian Violence Scares UI Community

Many colleges have come up short in their responses to violence against Asian Americans (opinion) | Inside Higher Ed

Solidarity Statements

Office of the Chancellor and Vice Chancellor for Diversity Equity & Inclusion

Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Relations (OIIR)

Dept of Asian American Studies & Dept of Gender and Women’s Studies

Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies & the Dept of East Asian Languages and Cultures

Department of History

Illinois Student Government

University of Illinois System

Champaign Chinese Magazine

City of Urbana

City of Champaign

Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association at Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Asian Law Students Association, College of Law


Bias Assessment and Response Team- Please report all bias-motivated incidents that occur within our University community to the Bias Assessment and Response Team at

Resources for Champaign Urbana's Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities-

To learn more about anti-Asian hate and to report incidents that occur anywere, visit

To report a hate crime in Illinois, please call the Illinois Attorney General's Civil Right's Hotline at 1-877-581-3692 or fill out a hate crime coplaint form at

Stand Against Hatred-

Stop AAPI Hate-

NYU Anti-Racism Education, Programs and Resources-

Seattle University- Toolkit for Anti-Asian Racism-

Cornell University- Anti-Racism Resources for the AAPI Community -

Asian American Day of Action-

Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center-

Learning for Justice-

Resources to Help Empower Asian and Pacific Islander Communities -

Detox Local- An extensive list of mental health and substance use resources specifically for the AAPI (Asian American Pacific Islander) community-

Live Another Day- Extensive information on mental healtn and substance use resources for people of color-