CAS Event Wednesday: Under Beijing's Shadow

Jan. 25, 2021

Under Beijing's Shadow Wednesday, January 27 at 4:30pm MST ZOOM Registration China’s rise and stepped-up involvement in Southeast Asia have prompted a blend of anticipation and unease among its smaller neighbors. The stunning growth of China has yanked up the region’s economies, but its militarization of the South China Sea...

CAS Affiliated Faculty Atreyee Bhattacharya Participates in Theater Festival About Science

Jan. 21, 2021

How would past societies cope with climate disasters had they known about climate sciences? Climate research conducted in India as a play ‘Mausim’ by Kenya Fashaw -- By Atreyee Bhattacharya It was a strange (and singular) seeing my climate research in drought-prone swaths of peninsular India, which involved fieldwork, mining...

Alton C. Byers Pens an Article About Re-Forestation in Himalaya

Jan. 19, 2021

Alton Byers, who was a Visiting Scholar at CAS in 2019-2020, has written an article about the dramatic re-growth of forests in Nepal: The greening of the Khumbu What are the reasons for such a dramatic re-growth in trees in Nepal’s Everest region? During the 1970s and early 1980s, it...

Center for Asian Studies Offers Remote Internship with Shambhala Publications: Marketing & Publicity

Jan. 11, 2021

Center for Asian Studies Remote Internship with Shambhala Publications: Marketing & Publicity The Center for Asian Studies is seeking an undergraduate student with an interest in Asia, Eastern Philosophy & Religion, and Buddhism for a remote 3-credit internship at Shambhala Publications over the spring 2021 semester. Job Description and Responsibilities:...

Happy Holidays from all of us at the Center for Asian Studies!

Dec. 17, 2020

Everyone here at the Center for Asian Studies wishes you and yours a very happy holiday season! Our offices will be closed from December 24th through January 1st. We hope you take advantage of some time off to relax and rest during this holiday time. With an inspired nudge from...

New Course! Asia 1000: Origins of Contemporary Southeast Asia

Dec. 10, 2020

Faculty Fellows Project Enhances Online Arabic Courses

Dec. 7, 2020

From an article by Sara Myers: Mona Attwa's Qahwa Arabi platform makes learning accessible and appealing for remote students Mona Attwa , an Arabic instructor in the Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations, for realizing a long-time goal with the production of the online platform Qahwa Arabi . The platform...

Center for Asian Studies Remote Internship with Shambhala Publications: Marketing & Publicity

Dec. 3, 2020

The Center for Asian Studies is seeking an undergraduate student with an interest in Asia, Eastern Philosophy & Religion, and Buddhism for a remote 3-credit internship at Shambhala Publications over the spring 2021 semester. Job Description and Responsibilities: The intern will assist the Marketing & Publicity Team remotely with a...

Event Wednesday - Listening for India: Reading and the Multilingual Nation

Nov. 30, 2020

CAS Event Wednesday, December 2 at 4:30pm MST Zoom link Part of the Sound and Noise in Asia Speaker Series. with Madhumita Lahiri from the University of Michigan. How can print serve the needs of a largely illiterate and famously multilingual nation? For nationalist writers in nineteenth- and twentieth-century India,...

CU Boulder's Will Taylor featured in New York Times Article

Nov. 23, 2020

In an article in the New York Times, A Record of Horseback Riding, Written in Bone and Teeth , written by Katherine Kornei, research by William Taylor is featured. Quoting the article, it says: The advent of horseback riding transformed our ancestors’ lives, irrevocably changing how they migrated, fought wars...

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