Shijuan "Laurel" Liu organized the film screening of Confetti, a film related to interculture, language learning, early childhood education, and special education (dyslexia). The onsite screening was held on April 29, 2022. IUP community members, including incoming students, can sign up for a virtual pass to watch the film online (valid before May 25).

Poster for the film "Confetti"

Additionally, interested members can attend the upcoming presentation and interact with the award-winning film director, Ann Hu, who is also the director, screenplay writer, and producer of the films Shadow Magic (2000) and Beauty Remains (2005). This meeting will be held online via Zoom on Monday, May 23, 7:00–8:30 p.m. (EST). The Zoom link is (Meeting ID: 971 8405 6906)

Ann Hu

The event, as a partial celebration of the 2022 Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, is funded by the Dr. Yu-Chen Liu Memorial Chinese-American Scholarship through the Foundation for IUP, the Asian Studies program, and the Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement.

Questions can be sent to Shijuan Liu at