Research Award

The Asian Studies program presents the Asian Studies Research Award, including a small scholarship, to the undergraduate who submits the best research or creative project. The award winner will be selected by a faculty committee from submissions that have a substantial engagement with an aspect of Asia. All students are also encouraged to submit projects to […]

Read Moreabout Research Award

New Course Options

Faculty affiliated with Asian Studies have also approved a revision to our course list, adding ANT 217 Peoples of Asia and REL 102 Intro to Religions of the World to the list of options of entry courses to the minor. Minors need to take 2 of the now 6 options, along with 4 other courses (2 of which […]

Read Moreabout New Course Options

Courses for Spring 2018

The list of courses related to Asian Studies for Spring 2018 is now available. As you plan your schedule, check out the offerings, ranging from lower level courses in Art History, Survey of Asian Religions, and Islam to third and fourth year Chinese and Japanese language courses or an upper level seminar on Religion and […]

Read Moreabout Courses for Spring 2018

Welcome to Fall 2017

As the University of Alabama gets its Fall 2017 semester underway, we want to say “Welcome to the Capstone!” If you want to learn more about Asian Studies, please stop by our table at Get On Board Day next week (August 31). You can pick up a few freebies at the same time. Hope to […]

Read Moreabout Welcome to Fall 2017

Asian Studies Honors

Even though we had to cancel the Honors Lecture due to the threat of severe weather, we want to celebrate our awardees. Alexandria Brooks Alexandria Brooks, an Asian Studies minor from Illinois, received the Asian Studies Outstanding Student Award. She is also an International Studies major. Jackson Nock Jackson Nock, a Religious Studies major, received […]

Read Moreabout Asian Studies Honors

Fall 2017 Course List

Are you interested in the study of Chinese film, Japanese literature, Islam, or religions in Asia? You can study these topics and more in UA courses next semester that count towards the Asian Studies minor. As you plan your course schedule, check out our list of courses, and stay tuned, as we may have some more courses […]

Read Moreabout Fall 2017 Course List

2017 Research Award

Are you working on a research project this semester, or did you write a research paper related to Asia in Spring 2016? Submit your research for the 2017 Asian Studies Research Award, open to all University of Alabama undergraduates. A faculty committee selects the awardee from submitting projects. Along with the award, the selected student […]

Read Moreabout 2017 Research Award

Spring 2017 Courses

Spring 2017 provides opportunities to study Japanese film, issues of identity in India, and Chinese revolutions in the twentieth century, along with many other courses. As you plan your course schedule, check out the list of courses that count towards a minor in Asian Studies at Alabama. […]

Read Moreabout Spring 2017 Courses