Undergraduates at UA are invited to submit their research on Asia for the Asian Studies Research Award. A faculty committee will review submissions and determine an awardee in each of two categories, essays and research papers. Essays are generally under 10 pages and can take various forms (book review, response paper, reflective essay, etc.). Research […]
Congratulations to 2022 Award Winners!
Congratulations to Sandhu Aladuwaka, Victoria Crane, and Hannah Petersen! We have the privilege of working with so many fantastic students interested in the study of Asia. Each year we recognize the exceptional work of a few of these excellent students. Faculty select an Outstanding Student Award winner from current Asian Studies minors and two research […]
If you have completed a project that deals substantially with some aspect of Asia, you should submit your research or creative project for the 2016 Asian Studies Research Award. Open to any University of Alabama undergraduate, the award honors the best project, as selected by a faculty committee. Submit the paper or project by January […]
Asian Studies Awards
At our annual Awards Lecture and Reception, we announced this year’s recipients of the Asian Studies Research Award and Asian Studies Outstanding Student Awards. Miranda Hartley (an Asian Studies minor and Anthropology major) received the research award for her paper “Shamans and Stressors,” and Nicholas Crenshaw received the Outstanding Student Award in acknowledgement of his […]
Awards Reception and Lecture
The annual Asian Studies Honors Week Lecture and Awards Presentation will be Tuesday, April 1 at 3:30 pm in Woods Hall 115. Dr. Nikhil Bilwakesh (UA English) will present “W.D. Fard and the Afrocentric Asian in America.” He will argue that Fard, via Elijah Muhammad’s writings within the US based Nation of Islam, offers one […]