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Call for Papers: 2023 Asia Scholar Network Conference

January 4, 2023

  ***UPDATE (3/8/2023): WE HAVE NOW EXTENDED THE DEADLINE FOR PAPERS TO MARCH 20*** The Carolina Asia Center is happy to announce a Call for Papers for the 2023 Asia Scholar Network Conference! The Asia Scholar Network exists to create … Read more

Carolina Asia Center’s 2022 End of Year Message

December 21, 2022

  In September 2022, we were delighted to welcome students, faculty, and friends to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Carolina Asia Center. Not only did we get a chance to look back over everything the CAC has accomplished in … Read more

Carolina Secures $900,000 Grant to Advance the Study of Southeast Asia

July 8, 2022

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has won a $900,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation through its Luce Initiative on Southeast Asia, for the project “Bringing Southeast Asia Home.”   Through efforts coordinated by the Carolina Asia Center, this multi-year grant will grow … Read more

Coronavirus Update

March 12, 2020

UNC-Chapel Hill is closely monitoring the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19. There are no confirmed cases on UNC-Chapel Hill’s campus at this time. As of March 12, there are 14 positive cases of COVID-19 in North Carolina. Gov. Roy Cooper has … Read more

Asian Studies Professor Uffe Bergeton Receives Hettleman Prize

August 30, 2019

The annual Phillip and Ruth Hettleman Prizes for Artistic and Scholarly Achievement have been awarded to four associate professors who exemplify groundbreaking and innovative research along with future career promise. Uffe Bergeton, associate professor of Asian studies in the College … Read more