Submit Your Work for UA’s Asian Studies Research Competition

Did you write an essay or research paper engaging Asia in some manner this year? Submit your UA undergraduate work for the 2022 Asian Studies Research Awards! Deadline January 21, 2022 The 2022 Asian Studies Research Awards, along with a small scholarship, will be given to UA undergraduates for selected submissions in two categories, essays […]

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Courses for Spring 2022

The list of courses related to Asian Studies offered in Spring 2022 is now available. Many courses count towards specific General Education requirements. For Humanities/Fine Arts, you can take The Violent and the Sacred (REL 101), which will highlight Asia, or for the History sequence, you can take Modern Asia Since 1400 (HY 114). Two […]

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Scholarship for Language Study

The US State Department’s Critical Language Scholarship Program is an intensive overseas language and cultural immersion program for American students enrolled at U.S. colleges and universities. Students spend eight to ten weeks abroad studying one of 15 critical languages, many of them related to Asia (Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Portuguese, […]

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2021 Award Winners

Congratulations to Taylor Brewer, Ruth Hallstead, and Aidan Miles-Jamison! Each year we are thrilled to recognize the exceptional work of our excellent students. Faculty select an Outstanding Student Award winner from current Asian Studies minors and two research award winners out of those who submit their work early in the spring semester. One research award […]

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Asian Studies Research Awards Submissions Open

Did you write an essay or research paper engaging Asia in some manner during 2020? Submit your UA undergraduate work for the 2021 Asian Studies Research Awards! Deadline February 12, 2021 The 2021 Asian Studies Research Awards, along with a small scholarship, will be given to UA undergraduates for submissions in two categories, essays and […]

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Spring 2021 Registration

The list of Spring 2021 courses that count towards the Asian Studies minor is now available. We have courses that can count for both the minor and particular core requirements, including Survey of Asian Art History (Fine Arts), Modern Asia Since 1400 (History sequence), and Religions of the World (Humanities). The course list also includes […]

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