This past December, CAS Director Professor Tim Oakes won a three-year grant from the Henry Luce Foundation for the development of research programs in Chinese Infrastructure. Recently, Professor Oakes sat down with the CU Boulder Arts and Sciences Magazine to discuss this exciting project! "As the United States steps back... Read more »
As part of our commitment to the development of Southeast Asian Studies, the Center for Asian Studies, in collaboration with the CU Boulder Education Abroad Office, runs a Southeast Asia Study Abroad Scholarship Program to help CU students explore Southeast Asia and develop valuable knowledge about this oft under-studied region... 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.