Remembering the Japanese-American Internment: 75 years with Tom Ikeda

Feb. 23, 2017

Roosevelt’s Executive Order 9066, dated February 19, 1942, gave the military broad powers to ban any citizen from a fifty- to sixty-mile-wide coastal area stretching from Washington state to California and extending inland into southern Arizona. The order also authorized transporting these citizens to assembly centers hastily set up and...

Trading Beyond Borderland: Shipwrecks and the Ancient Chinese Export Porcelains

Dec. 1, 2016

Dr. Tianlong Jiao, Joseph de Heer Curator of Asian Art at the Denver Art Museum, presents the recent archaeological excavations of some major shipwrecks both within and beyond China Seas, highlighting how these new finds have changed our understanding of the rise and fall of some major kilns in China,...

The International Student Experience at CU: An Asian Perspective on Inclusion, Exclusion, and the Campus Climate

Nov. 15, 2016

This talk features a keynote address, “Reweaving Self: Chinese International Students in American Higher Education,” by Western New England University Psychology Professor, Qin Dongxiao, author of Crossing Borders: International Women Students in American Higher Education . Professor Qin’s talk will be followed by a panel discussion featuring students, faculty, and...

Struggle, Disillusionment, and Rebellion Among Chinese Youth, April 14, 2016

April 16, 2016

Eric Fish, author of China's Millennials: The Want Generation and writer at Asia Society. In 1989, students marched on Tiananmen Square demanding democratic reform. A generation later, Chinese youth have grown a world apart from those who converged at Tiananmen. Brought up with lofty expectations, they’ve been accustomed to unprecedented...

Tinkering with Difference: The Ethical Labor of Aid in a Japanese NGO

Feb. 25, 2016

Friday, January 22, 2016, 4:00 p.m. Hale 230, CU-Boulder Reception to follow, Hale 4th floor Many Japanese aid workers and officials talk about the role of Japan as a model of development for other countries. In the Organization for Industrial, Spiritual and Cultural Advancement (OISCA), one of the oldest NGOs...

Liberating Yaks: The Vegetarian Question in Tibet, Tuesday, April 28, 2015

April 28, 2015

CAS Annual Symposium Spring 2015 "Mediating Asia" Melissa Chan: "Reporting from China," April 17, 2015

April 17, 2015

"Genghis Khan and the Mongols," Dr. Morris Rossabi, March 11, 2015

March 11, 2015

Korean Film Series, October 3, 2014

Oct. 3, 2014

To view the PowerPoint presentation given by Professor Hye Seung Chung, please click here .

The Boxer Crises of 1900 - Jeffrey Wasserstrom, September 26, 2013

Sept. 26, 2013