Understanding Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage

“Understanding Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage” presented by NBCU Academy explains the history behind this cultural observance in May.

Vicky Nguyen, NBC News Senior Consumer Investigative Correspondent, Dominic Chu, CNBC Senior Markets Correspondent and Kimmy Yam, NBC Asian America Reporter, highlight recent and historic firsts in the AAPI community.

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NBCU Academy’s “Understanding” series breaks down the history, context and nuances behind cultural observances and days of remembrance throughout the year.