The UCI Vietnamese American Alumni Chapter

2020 UCI VAAC Reunion

Dear anteaters,

Heartfelt thank you to those who showed up and/or helped out with the wonderful 2020 reunion.  To those who could not make it, hope to see you at the next reunion.

Please join and support the UCI VAAC by following this link:

Happy Tết to you and yours!

UC Irvine undergrads open free clinic in Garden Grove

Happy Holidays and A Wonderful 2016 Anteaters!


Vietnamese American Oral History Project at UC Irvine – VAOHP

This event is FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

Please join us for the grand opening celebration of the exhibition that will include a reception, live singing, music, and activities for the family. Come meet the curators, exhibition designers, artist, and featured individuals!

Official ceremony at 1:00. Activities will be on-going all day.

We hope to see you there! Share your photos with us using #vietfocus.


VIETNAMESE FOCUS: Generations of Stories showcases the diversity of the Vietnamese community in Orange County, California, the largest outside of Vietnam. OC Parks in partnership with the UC Irvine Vietnamese American Oral History Project (VAOHP) present this exhibition, which includes interactive features, photographs, documents, artifacts, ephemera, original artwork by Trinh Mai, and oral histories from VAOHP and the UCI Libraries Orange County & Southeast Asian Archive Center (OC&SEAA), as well as materials from private collections.

For more information regarding our exhibition, parking, & nearby restaurants, visit our website at:

Interested in volunteering? Contact Chelsea Trinh at for more information

UCI VNA Flashes from the Past by Mary Rose Hoang

2015 uci alumni reunion luncheon

dear anteaters and friends,
you and yours are cordially invited to the 2015 uci vietnamese alumni reunion luncheon.

all class years are welcome.  please spread the words to your uci friends.

in collaboration with the current uci vsa, this reunion luncheon is confirmed for:
sunday august 16, 2015 12pm-3pm

doheny beach abcd room, uci student center

$50 / person

after subtracting all expenses and token maintenance reserve, any left over fund will be donated to the current uci vsa.

to help out the organizers, please rsvp asap and pay in advance by August 8, 2015

when rsvping, include your class year if applicable:

make check out to:  mai-dao ta

and mail it to:  chau nguyen
15627 brookhurst street

westminster, ca 92683

thank you and looking forward to seeing most of you soon.
zottingly yours,


Regret to inform

We lost another distinguished anteater today.
Please rest in peace anh Truc Quang Vu 1959-2015.
Our heartfelt condolences and prayers to your family during this time.


2015 UCI Vietnamese Alumni Reunion Luncheon

Dear Anteaters,

Please save the date Sunday August 16, 2015 for our reunion luncheon.

We are working on the details.  Please stay tuned.

Thank you.

chau on behalf of the organizing team