CAS is Now Offering CLAC Course Development Grants for Summer 2018!

Jan. 24, 2018

CAS is currently accepting applications for Culture and Language Across the Curriculum (CLAC) course development grants. Please see the announcement below for more information about the grants offered and the application process! Culture and Language Across the Curriculum (CLAC) is a national framework designed to promote the use of foreign... Read more »

Don't Miss These Asia Related Courses for Spring 2018!

Jan. 22, 2018

Looking for a last-minute course to fill out your spring schedule? Don't miss out on these Asia-related courses! Click course titles below for descriptions and schedules. ASIA 3300 : Sex and Gender in Asian Film and Literature ATLS 5210 : Global Development I ATLS 5250 : Fieldwork Methods for ICTD... Read more »

CU Alumnus Jeremy Sjodahl-Brainard Speaks on Education Abroad and Life in Japan!

Jan. 18, 2018

Last Fall, CU Alumnus Jeremy Sjodahl-Brainard, who now works for the Department of Education in Japan, sat down with Bri Dascher of the Global Buffs Gazette to discuss his education abroad experience and how his experiences in the Kansai Gaidai program helped him launch a successful career overseas. The following... Read more »

Center for Asian Studies Awarded Luce Foundation Grant!

Dec. 13, 2017

The Center for Asian Studies is the recipient of a 3-year Asia Responsive Grant from the Henry Luce Foundation for the project Chin a Made: Asian Infrastructures and the ‘China Model’ of Development . Asia Responsive Grants provide opportunities to improve understanding between the United States and the Asia-Pacific region,... Read more »

CU Boulder Students Put Their Language Skills to the Test with the JLPT!

Dec. 7, 2017

The Japanese-Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) was developed in Japan, and has been offered since 1984 in countries all around the world as a means of evaluating the proficiency of non-native learners of Japanese. In the beginning, there were approximately 7,000 examinees worldwide. By 2011, there were more than 600,000 examinees... Read more »

Watanabe Scholarship Offers Funding for Japan-Bound Undergrads and Graduates!

Dec. 6, 2017

The U.S.-Japan Council recently announced the opening of applications for their Toshio Watanabe Endowed scholarship fund, which supports semester/year-long study abroad programs in Japan for graduates and undergraduates in the U.S.. There will be virtual information sessions for interested applicants December 6th at 6 p.m. and December 11th at 3... Read more »

Nuclear North Korea: Perspectives from Science and Journalism Offers Perspectives on Current Events

Nov. 29, 2017

On Wednesday, November 8, the Center for Asian Studies hosted a discussion of the scientific and media perspectives on what we know about North Korea’s nuclear program and how it is portrayed and perceived around the world, and especially in the US. The panel was introduced by Tim Oakes, the... Read more »

Applications Now Open for the 2018 Asia Internship Programs in Japan and China!

Nov. 27, 2017

The Center for Asian Studies is excited to announce that applications are now open for the Asia Internship Program - Japan (AIP-Tokyo) and, for the first time this year, the Asia Internship Program - China (AIP-Shanghai)! AIP-Tokyo and AIP-Shanghai provide opportunities for selected CU students to spend 4-6 weeks working... Read more »

CAS now accepting applications for Rowman & Littlefield and CAS Videography Internships!

Nov. 15, 2017

The Center for Asian Studies is currently seeking applications from qualified undergraduate students at CU Boulder for two exciting internship opportunities for Spring 2018! Please see below for more details. Center for Asian Studies Videography Internship The Center for Asian Studies is looking for a motivated and energetic intern for... Read more »

Don't Miss Out on these Asia-Related Courses for Spring 2018!

Nov. 15, 2017

Looking for Asia-related courses in Spring 2018? Click course titles below for descriptions and schedules! ARTH/CLAS 4629/5629 : Art and Archaeology of the Ancient Near East ASIA 2000 : Gateway to Modern Asia: Exploring Regional Connections ASIA 3300 : Sex and Gender in Asian Film and Literature ASIA 4830 :... Read more »