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U of A Sophomore Selected for Nationally Competitive Study Abroad Award
Analeigh Ulrich, a University of Arkansas sophomore, has won a Freeman-ASIA award to study abroad in Japan this summer.
Two U of A Students Get a Jump-Start on Their Careers
Two U of A Japanese students passed the Japanese Language Proficiency Test.
Re-inventing Culture in China's Xinjiang Province, Lecture and Performance April 20
Elise Anderson will present "Sufi Music in an Age of Terror: the Persistence of the Uyghur Muqam as Public Symbol in the PRC" at 6 p.m. April 20 in Giffels Auditorium.
History Professor Wins Fellowship
Kelly Hammond, assistant professor of history, was awarded a highly competitive Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Program in China Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship.
Ethnomusicologist Frederick Lau to Give Talk on Chinese Culture for Asian Studies Speaker Series
Frederick Lau of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa will give the 2017 Mulberry-Leaf Lecture at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 13, in the Human Environmental Sciences Building (HOEC) Room 102.
Asian Studies Program Receives Federal Grant to Enhance Curriculum
The $52,608 grant, awarded in the fall, has three major objectives - to strengthen Chinese and Asian language classes, to create a new minor in Chinese studies and to develop an Asian business concentration for non-business students.
Fulbright College Political Science Professor Named a Public Intellectuals Fellow
Ka Zeng, professor of political science and director of Asian studies, has been named a fellow in the fifth round of the Public Intellectuals Program, sponsored by the National Committee on United States-China Relations.