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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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Courses for Fall 2016

Before you go through advising, look through our expanded list of courses that focus on Asia in Fall 2016. Arabic, including ARB 301, can count as an Asian Studies language, and we have new courses with new faculty in English and Religious Studies. If you are interested new courses on China, take Dr. Luo’s Modern China […]

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Honors Week Lecture

2016 Honors Week Lecture and Awards Reception in Asian Studies will be April 6 at 3:00 in Ferguson Center 3111 Dr. Jo Weaver in Anthropology will present the lecture ‘”I Have Sugar”: The Social Aspects of Diabetes Management Among Urban North Indian Women.’ Join us for the lecture and celebration of the achievements of our students. including […]

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