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, May 7

Wuhan University Exhibition Opening Reception
9:00 am to 10:00 am
7th floor Alumni Hall

Friday, October 16 to Sunday, October 18

Musical Fusions: Chinese, Japanese, and American Intersections
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

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...

Professor Thomas G. Rawski (Economics) and James Cook, Associate Director for the Asian Studies...

Dr. Van Dusen was an extraordinary leader at the University of Pittsburgh for nearly three...

The Asian Studies Center and the Center for International Law Education join together to sponsor...