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2 years ago
Christianne Ono is the recipient of the 2015 Blair Prize in Japanese Studies. Christianne graduates from the University of Arizona with a triple major in Economics, Linguistics, and East Asian Studies, with a minor in Math. She has managed... Read More
2 years ago
Join us in congratulating Ashley Levy, the 2015 recipient of The Hucker Founders Award for Excellence in Chinese Studies. Ashley began learning Chinese in 7th grade, studying the language for six years and taking three trips to China with... Read More
2 years ago
Please join us in congratulating Dr. David Pietz.  http://uanews.org/story/ua-prof-receives-unesco-appointment
2 years ago
Associate Professor David Pietz has published a new book entitled The Yellow River: The Problem of Water in Modern China.  Published by Harvard University Press, the text examines the historical sources of China’s water predicament, and... Read More
2 years ago
A Buddhist studies minor will be available starting in the fall, and it will draw from the University's existing expertise in religious studies, East Asian studies, Chinese and Japanese Buddhism, and South Asian religions. http://uanews.... Read More
2 years ago
"I am extremely thankful to everyone in the SILLC Committee for awarding me my very first (hopefully of more to come) study abroad scholarship. Thanks to this generous contribution to my academic career, I will be studying abroad in Kobe,... Read More
2 years ago
EAS faculty member Nathaniel Smith will speak on Wednesday, March 4 at a symposium convened by the Tower Center for Political Studies at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX. The symposium, “Waiting for the Rising Sun: Japanese New... Read More
2 years ago
The short story "Kino" by Haruki Murakami and translated by EAS professor Philip Gabriel was featured in the Feb. 23, 2015 issue of the New Yorker! http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/02/23/kino  
2 years ago
Recent graduate and EAS major William Rogers was recently featured on the College of Humanities web page, highlighting his scholastic excellence and accomplishments in Chinese. Congratulations Will! http://humanities.arizona.edu/content/... Read More
2 years ago
Professor Philip Gabriel was recently interviewed on Arizona Public Media (azpm.org) about his work translating the novels and short stories of Haruki Murakami.  You can listen to the broadcast at: https://radio.azpm.org/p/kuaz-featured/... Read More

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