I’m thrilled to announce that the Carolina Asia Center has been awarded funding from the U.S Department of Education to be a Title VI National Resource Center for the Study of Asia, the first in the southeastern U.S.
Award an exciting first for UNC’s Carolina Asia Center CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – A recent award from the U.S. Department of Education firmly positions the Carolina Asia Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as the first … Continued
The Carolina Asia Center has been engaged in a strategic planning process over the past three months that will hopefully result in a clearer articulation of our goals and how they are supported by our programs.
Greetings from Chapel Hill! I’m excited to share with you some of the projects the Carolina Asia Center is working on this fall and to outline some plans for the future.
Greetings from the Carolina Asia Center, and welcome to our newsletter for the 2011-2012 academic year! In it you will find a range of activities that the Center sponsored and supported throughout the year.
As was briefly mentioned in the last Asia Connections, with Arne Kalleberg in the Department of Sociology, the Carolina Asia Center was awarded an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Sawyer Seminar on the topic “Precarious Work in Asia.” The seminar will … Continued
The Carolina Asia Center has received the prestigious John E. Sawyer Seminars on the Comparative Study of Cultures grant. This is a significant addition to the Center’s work, enhancing our focus in a new and cutting-edge research.
This edition of Asia Connections features UNC students’ study abroad experiences in Asia.
At Carolina, interest in South Asia has been growing in leaps and bounds. With several new appointments our capacity to meet the burgeoning demand for South Asia courses is greatly enhanced.
This fall, the Carolina Asia Center joins in celebrating the 175th anniversary of U.S.-Thai diplomatic relations. Recognizing this important anniversary, Asia Connections highlights recent student and faculty experiences in Thailand.