Here is a list of all the upcoming Speaker Series events, Luncheon Series events, and non-CAS events:

John Gautner's Sake Professional Course in Denver 2017.08.28 - 2017.08.30

Non-CAS Event August 28-30, 2017 Fritz Knoebel School of Hospitality, Daniels College of Business Denver, CO $899 Tuition Fee From Monday, August 28 to Wednesday August 30, I will hold the 27th North American running (and 40th overall) of the Sake Professional Course at the University of Denver, (Fritz Knoebel School of Hospitality, Daniels College of Business) in Denver, Colorado. The content of this intensive sake course will be identical...

Dialogue with Lobsang Sangay: Tibetan exile governance, China, and recent geopolitical events 2017.08.29

CAS Event Tuesday, August 29, 2017, 5:00 pm HUMN 250 Dr. Lobsang Sangay is chief executive of the Central Tibetan Administration, often called the Tibetan government in exile. Democratically elected in 2011 and re-elected in 2016, he is a legal scholar who advocates the Middle Way approach for China-Tibet relations. He will be speaking on the Tibet movement’s relationship to China, as well as Tibetan governance in the context of...

"Tibetan Sacred Landscape: Its Magical Creatures and Where to Find Them" with Dr. Charles Ramble 2017.08.31

CAS Event Thursday, August 31,2017; 7pm British and Irish Studies Room, 5th Floor of Norlin Library Trungpa Lecture in Buddhist Studies by Charles Ramble (free and open to the public). Title - Tibetan Sacred Landscape: Its Magical Creatures and Where to Find Them

Himalayan Studies Conference 2017 2017.09.01 - 2017.09.04

CAS Event Friday, September 1, 2017 to Monday, September 4, 2017 Eaton Humanities Bldg., University of Colorado Boulder Himalayan Studies Conference V is scheduled for September 1-4, 2017 (Labor Day Weekend) at the University of Colorado Boulder. The conference will start the evening of Friday the 1st and end by midday on Monday the 4th. It's a great time of year to visit Colorado! We are pleased to announce that...

ZEE Jaipur Literarature Festival at Boulder 2017.09.15 - 2017.09.17

Non-CAS Event September 15-17, 2017 Boulder Public Library 1001 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO 80302, USA A festival of literature from all over the world, ZEE JLF at Boulder promises to be an event unlike any other. Free and accessible to everyone, rich with words and ideas, the Festival invites you to join us in examining the human experience through the reflections and imaginations of distinguished contemporary authors from across the...

China-US Relationship in the New Era with Chinese Consul General Hong Lei and Ambassador Christopher R. Hill 2017.09.26

Non-CAS Event Tuesday September 26, 2017, 12:00pm SIE Complex—5th Floor—Maglione Hall University of Denver 2201 S. Gaylord St., Denver, CO 80208-0500 The Jackson/ Ho China Forum Series Presents: "China-US Relationship in the New Era" with Chinese Consul General Hong Lei and Ambassador Christopher R. Hill. Discussion to be moderated By Professor Suisheng Zhao. Mr. HONG Lei is the 10th Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in Chicago and...

Listening to Incense 2017.09.27

CAS Event Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 6pm HUMN 1B80 Please join us for a lecture and interactive workshop on Japanese incense presented by the Shoyeido Incense Company! Masataka Hata, president of Shoyeido Incense Co., will deliver a lecture discussing the history and cultural practice of Japanese incense and then give a short demonstration of “listening” to several varieties of Japanese incense. Mr. Hata will be joined by incense specialist and...

From the Fire: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics from the Robert and Lisa Kessler Collection 2017.10.01

Non-CAS Event Open through October 1, 2017 Denver Art Museum, North Building - Level 5 Included in general admission This exhibition features 65 examples of contemporary Japanese ceramic arts, created by 35 Japanese artists, from the celebrated collection of Robert and Lisa Kessler. The works include pieces made by master ceramists who were designated as Living National Treasures in Japan, as well as by emerging artists. The diversity of these...

CAS Student/Faculty Meet and Greet 2017.10.04

CAS Event Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 6 pm The Sink 1165 13th St Boulder, CO 80302 Come meet and mingle with CAS faculty and staff and learn about our programs and events!

Faculty Research Forum 2017.10.04

CAS Event Wednesday, October 4, 2017, TBD HUMN 250 Please join us as CU Boulder faculty members Nabil Echchaibi (Department of Religious Studies), Jennifer L. Fluri (Department of Geography), and Carole Ann McGranahan (Department of Anthropology) discuss their research and methodology!

"The Failure of Political Institutionalization in China" with Dr. Susan Shirk 2017.10.10

Non-CAS Event Tuesday October 10, 2017, 12:00pm SIE Complex—5th Floor—Maglione Hall University of Denver 2201 S. Gaylord St., Denver, CO 80208-0500 Dr. Susan Shirk is the Chair of the 21st Century China Center and Research Professor at the School of Global Policy and Strategy at the University of California - San Diego. She is director emeritus of the University of California’s Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation (IGCC). Susan Shirk...

CHINA Town Hall 2017.10.24

Non-CAS Event Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 5:00pm SIE Complex—1st Floor Forum—Room 1020 University of Denver 2201 S. Gaylord St., Denver, CO 80208-0500 The National Committee on U.S.-China Relations is pleased to announce that Ambassador Susan E. Rice will be the national webcast speaker for our eleventh annual CHINA Town Hall, to be held on October 24, 2017. In addition to her foreign policy experience as national security advisor (2013-2017) and...

The Phoenix Years: Art, Resistance, and the Making of Modern China 2017.10.25

CAS Event Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 5 pm HUMN 1B80 Please join us as Sydney-based foreign correspondent and writer Madeleine O'Dea talks about her new book, The Phoenix Years ! "The riveting story of China's rise from economic ruin to global giant in the four decades is illuminated by another, equally fascinating, narrative beneath its surface―the story of the country's emerging artistic avant-garde and the Chinese people's ongoing struggle for...