CAS Moves to Denison Arts & Sciences

We have moved to the Denison Arts & Sciences Building - our new home!
The address is 1080 Broadway - It is located just north of the CU Museum, and west of the Shakespeare garden. 

Come on by and visit us!

CAS Executive Director Danielle Rocheleau Salaz wins Employee of the Year Award


Danielle Salaz has been awarded the College of Arts and Sciences Employee of the Year award for 2023. She was recognized for her innovation, problem solving skills, and proactive investment in the success of the Center for Asian Studies and the College as a whole. As one nominator put it: “Much of (the success of the Center) is due to Danielle’s commitment to excellence, her exceptional work habits, her high level of knowledge and initiative, and her consistently positive attitude.”
Congratulations Danielle!

What’s New at CAS

2024 Asia Symposium: Fluid Asia

April 11, 2024

Friday, April 12, 8:45am - 5:30pm Center for British and Irish Studies, Norlin Library 5th floor This symposium explores themes of physical and social fluidities in Asia. There are many dimensions to water, as a liquid, a basis of all living organisms, a biotic infrastructure for life, a material around...

Teaching Taiwan An Experiential Learning Essay

April 10, 2024

One of my favorite undergraduate courses to teach is Memory and the Politics of Heritage in Asia. This class uses examinations of material objects (not only museums, monuments, and memorials, but also archives, school curriculum, and oral histories) to explore how history does not exist as a passive, fixed account,...