News

11 months ago
Dr. David Pietz was recently awarded the 2016 Cecil B. Currey Book Award from the Association of Global South Studies for his book The Yellow River: The Problem of Water in Modern China. The Association of Global South Studies is the... Read More
1 year ago
Dr. Lewis Lancaster, a Professor Emeritus in the Department of East Asian Languages at the University of California, Berkeley, spoke at the EAS Buddhist Studies Lecture Series at the University of Arizona on April 6, 2016. His lecture, "... Read More
1 year ago
Please join us in congratulating Amber Hunt, who is the recipient of the 2016 Blair Prize in Japanese Studies. Amber is graduating from the University of Arizona with a triple major in East Asian Studies, Political Science, and Linguistics... Read More
1 year ago
Please join us in congratulating Brandon Barnett, the recipient of our 2016 Hucker Founders Award! Brandon became interested in East Asian Studies through his great-great grandmother, who identified as Japanese but lived in Mexico. Along... Read More
1 year ago
Hosted by the UA Confucius Institute.  Congratulations to our EAS Winners!  Intermediate level:           Instructor: Ms. Xia Zhang Anthony Burtman ÂÆâ‰∏úÂ∞º  First Place Emily Dahl Êà¥Èõ®Ê∂µ                 Second Place Anthony DuVall ... Read More
1 year ago
Zhaoyuan Cui, a student in JPN 202, gave a speech entitled "夢を叶う道 (Road of Realizing Dream). He was in Category C at the 27th Annual Arizona Japanese Speech Contest on April 17th. The contest was hosted by the Arizona Association... Read More
1 year ago
The University of Arizona’s Department of East Asian Studies had a strong presence at the the 2016 Association for Asian Studies annual conference in Seattle, WA, with no less than seven faculty members in attendance. David Pietz attended... Read More
1 year ago
Six graduate students who have been working with Professor Feng-hsi Liu have had their abstracts accepted at the 28th North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics (NACCL-28), which is a major international conference on Chinese... Read More
1 year ago
Hsuan-Ying Liu’s conference proposal titled "Ready for the coming era of teaching and learning Chinese? A case study of K-12 schools” has been shortlisted for the Taochung Yao Memorial Award (a.k.a. the Yao Award) this year. Hsuan-Ying is... Read More
1 year ago
Dr. Jiang Wu was recently awarded about $25,000 by the Chiang Chingkuo Foundation to organize a conference on "The Formation of Regional Religious Systems in Greater China." This conference aims to provide a new perspective to the “old... Read More

Pages