Waging Peace Project Essay Contest Winner Announced

Feb. 29, 2024

The Center for Asian Studies and Partnership for International Strategies in Asia (PISA) joined Norlin Library and several departments on campus to host the exhibit, Waging Peace in Vietnam: U.S. Soldiers and Veterans Who Opposed the War . Curated by Ron Carver, the display of photographs, documents, and oral histories...

CAS Events this week- Indonesian Potluck, We are the twins of Komodo dragons, Writing Conversational Artificial Intelligence in Japan

Feb. 26, 2024

Indonesian Potluck Saturday, March 2, 2024, 5pm to 7pm CU Rec Center, Ice Overlook Large Meeting Room Please join a potluck! BRING YOUR FAVORITE DISH TO SHARE WITH EVERYONE! NURUL.WAHYUNI@COLORADO.EDU (720) 541-0104 Co-Sponsored by the Center for Asian Studies and the Metropolitan State University Denver Asian Studies Program. “We are...

Upcoming events - Feeding Asceticism and CUBASGA

Feb. 19, 2024

Feeding Asceticism: Himalayan Buddhist Renunciation, Devotion, and Embodied Intimate Care Thursday, February 22 at 6pm Humanities 250 In Tibetan and Himalayan Buddhist biographies, devotion frames stories of the intimate, emotionally intense connections between gurus and disciples. By contrast, Tibetan Buddhist accounts of renunciation often highlight separation, departure, and absence, themes...

Cultures and Languages Across the Curriculum (CLAC) Course Development Grant application deadline approaching

Feb. 15, 2024

CLAC Course Development Grants Call for Proposals Culture and Language Across the Curriculum (CLAC) is a national framework designed to promote the use of foreign languages to enhance the study of non-language subjects. The Center for Asian Studies invites CU Boulder faculty who would like to add CLAC techniques to...

Event recognizes CU Boulder Faculty Fulbrighters - CAS Faculty Director Rachel Rinaldo featured

Feb. 15, 2024

The inaugural celebration honored recipients of the prestigious Fulbright award from across campus, and highlighted CU Boulder’s support for those unique and diverse experiences. A joyous gathering in December brought together enthusiastic CU Boulder faculty Fulbright awardees , who had visited locations worldwide, to share their stories. Some attendees, including...

Happy New Year - The Year of the Dragon!

Feb. 12, 2024

Lunar New Year Celebration at MSU Denver Tuesday, February 13, 11:30am to 1:30pm Tivoli Turnhalle, Auraria Campus, Denver Join CAS and the Asian Studies Program at MSU in celebrating Lunar New Year! Free and open to the public Free food and crafts Chinese Lion Dance Gamelan Manik Kusuma K-Pop Dance...

Friday: Playing from the Heart: Performance and Lecture by Uzbek Dutar Player and US Ethnomusicologist

Feb. 8, 2024

Friday, February 9, 4pm-5pm UMC Room 425 Professor of Music Ruzibi Khodjaeva of the Uzbekistan State Conservatory in Tashkent will demonstrate her instrument, the dutar, and Professor of Music, UC Santa Cruz Tanya Merchant will accompany her on the dutar and also explain the music, its traditions, and the gendered...

Event today - The Long Climate Crisis: Global Political Ecologies of Caste, Race, and Migration

Feb. 5, 2024

February 5, 2024, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Institute of Behavioral Science 1440 15th Street, S 155A Boulder, CO 80302 Join in person or via Zoom , email ibs-contact@colorado.edu for the password. *Light lunch served at 11:45, please RSV P . Title: The Long Climate Crisis: Global Political Ecologies of...

CAS Co-Sponsors upcoming Anthropology of Japan Series

Jan. 30, 2024

Welcome to the Anthropology of Japan public lecture series, hosted by Dr. Kathryn Goldfarb (University of Colorado Boulder Department of Anthropology) and sponsored by the University of Colorado Boulder Center for Asian Studies! This lecture series runs parallel to the undergraduate course, “Introduction to the Anthropology of Japan.” Please join...

Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities for Graduate and Undergraduate Students

Jan. 22, 2024

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships For CU-Boulder Graduate and Undergraduate Students and Metropolitan State University of Denver Undergraduate Students Application Deadline: February 15, 2024 Program Description FLAS fellowships administered by the Center for Asian Studies (CAS) are awarded competitively to students studying modern Asian languages. The U.S. Department...

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