The Asian Studies Center is Western Pennsylvania’s regional resource for research, teaching, learning and building connections about Asia.  Through 106 affiliated faculty with expertise spanning the academic disciplines, we foster multidisciplinary academic programming and community engagement.  Founded in 1969, the Center is widely recognized as one of the best and most comprehensive in the country for programs in Chinese and Japanese language and culture studies, with growing strengths in Indian and Korean studies.

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Thursday, September 3

Pitt in the Pacific Information Session
Time:
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Presenter:
Location:
3106 Posvar Hall (Anthropology Lounge)

Sunday, September 6

The History of the Japanese Nationality Room
Time:
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Presenter:
Mr. Arimoto, Dr. Maeshiro, and Dr. Motoyama
Location:
Japanese Room, Cathedral of Learning Room 317

Thursday, September 10

Asian Studies Center Welcome Reception
Time:
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Presenter:
Location:
Alcoa Room, Law School
Pitt in the Pacific Information Session
Time:
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Presenter:
Location:
3106 Posvar Hall (Anthropology Lounge)
Mental (Seishin) Screening
Documenting Japanese Societies: Three Observational Films of Soda Kazuhiro
Time:
7:00 pm
Presenter:
Soda Kazuhiro
Location:
Frick Fine Arts Auditorium

Professor emeritus of linguistics Edward Anthony was an extraordinary individual. According to...

On Tuesday, June 16, Linda Gallery in the 798 arts district of Beijing held the opening for the...

Dr. Patricia E. Beeson, the Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor (right), and Dr. Nicole...

James Hommes, Ph.D. graduate of History, was one of the winners of the Toshiba International...

A generous donation was given to the Asian Studies Center by the Hsieh family in memory of...