The Center for Asian Studies is pleased to announce our exclusive internship program for CU students in Tokyo, Japan in collaboration with CU Study Abroad! Click here for more information on summer 2017 programs.
Dr. Brian Toon of the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at CU Boulder was recently interviewed about his work in modeling the effects of a potential nuclear war on human society and our environment. Dr. Toon was one of the key speakers at the 2014 CAS Symposium: "Catastrophic Asia,"... Read more »
In Summer 2016, the Center for Asian Studies established the Asia Internship Program – Japan, which creates official CU study abroad opportunities for undergraduate students to spend up to six weeks in Tokyo each summer working in Japanese business settings. Year two of the program was another success, with two... Read more »
The Center for Asian Studies was established in 1999 to advance knowledge of Asia through undergraduate and graduate education, faculty research, and outreach programs for the broader community. The Center is committed to managing and expanding the interdisciplinary major in Asian Studies by providing student fellowships, scholarships, and study opportunities, by investing in faculty research and professional development, by providing support for building Asia-related resources on the CU Boulder campus, by developing academic exchanges with Asian-based colleagues and students, and by engaging the local community with Asia-related programs and events. The Center also serves to promote the University’s Flagship 2030 Initiative to ‘Build a Global Crossroads’ by internationalizing education on campus and promoting Asia in the context of global studies. Finally, the Center serves as a link and community-building resource for faculty and students across the University.