CAS Event Thursday: Trump and Kim Jong Un: What Next?

Oct. 7, 2019

Thursday, October 10 at 5PM Eaton Humanities 150 Ambassador Joseph Yun is senior advisor to the Asia Program at USIP and Global Affairs Analyst for CNN. As former US Special Representative for North Korea Policy, he is recognized as one of the nation’s leading experts on relations with North Korea,...

Call for Proposals for Global Seminars in China (and surrounding countries)

Oct. 3, 2019

CU faculty members are encouraged to submit proposals to organize and teach an undergraduate course in China (or China and neighboring countries) in summer 2021 or later. (Note that faculty may propose offering a course AGAIN that has previously been approved and taught OR propose a new course at this...

CAS Event on Wednesday: A History of the Communist Purge Against Buddhism in Mongolia

Sept. 30, 2019

with Oyungerel Tsedevdamba and Jeffrey L. Falt Wednesday, October 2 @ 5PM Eaton Humanities 250 Meet Oyungerel Tsedevdamba, well-known in Mongolia as a social change-maker, former Member of the Mongolian Parliament, ex Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism, author of bestselling novels and multiple non-fiction books, a human rights and...

Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant joins CAS

Sept. 26, 2019

The Center for Asian Studies is pleased to host Irma Zavitri, for the 2019-20 academic year, as a Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant. The Fulbright FLTA program brings foreign teachers to US college campuses to help with foreign language instruction as well as participate in cultural exchange and enriching people-to-people...

One Week Left to Register for the Japanese Language Proficiency Test!

Sept. 23, 2019

Test Registration open until September 30 Each year, the Center for Asian Studies manages the administration of the JLPT on the CU Boulder campus. 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...

Zee Jaipur Literature Festival kicks off this week on September 21 and 22!

Sept. 19, 2019

There are only a few days to go for Boulder's most vibrant literary festival. Save your spot now! Don't Miss: 11:30 AM TO 12:30 PM on Saturday, September 21 Colorado Author Series: Buddhist Love Poetry from India and Tibet Andrew Schelling, and Holly Gayley, introduced by Jules Levinson Presented by...

Seidensticker Grant Summer Research

Sept. 16, 2019

Because of a grant from the Center for Asian Studies, I was able to attend Shakuhachi Camp of the Rockies in June of 2019. The camp consisted of lessons, masterclasses, and evening performances of the Shakuhachi, a Japanese bamboo flute. I have been playing the instrument for the last 5...

CAS Seeks Editor of the Colorado Journal of Asian Studies

Sept. 11, 2019

Are you interested in ASIA and editing? Do you want a flexible way to earn a little money this semester? CAS is looking for an editor of the Colorado Journal of Asian Studies! Center for Asian Studies Paid Undergraduate Research Position In the Fall 2019 semester, the Center for Asian...

The Jaipur Literature Festival Colorado Needs Volunteers

Sept. 9, 2019

Learn more about JLF volunteer opportunities by browsing the various volunteer roles using the links below. * Indicates greatest need for volunteers * Communications Volunteers (roles include: Festival Blogger, Festival Photographer, Festival Social Media Volunteer) - new! * Venue Support Volunteers (roles include: Venue Usher, Venue Assistant - new!) *...

CAS finds itself at home inside CASE

Sept. 3, 2019

While students were busy moving into their school year accommodations and faculty members were putting the finishing touches on their fall syllabi, the Center for Asian Studies was moving to a new home on campus over the past two weeks. Our new location is on the 3rd floor of the...

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