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.

 

Saturday, February 28

Taiko Beginners Workshop
Time:
1:30 pm
Presenter:
Pittsburgh Taiko
Location:
Winchester Thurston School, City Campus 555 Morewood Ave

Wednesday, March 4

International Women's Day
International Career Toolkit Series
Time:
1:30 pm
Presenter:
Representatives from: UN Women, Peace Corps, Hekima Place
Location:
3610 Posvar

Friday, March 6

Japanese Conversation Table
Time:
4:00 pm
Presenter:
Location:
Room 316, Old Engineering Hall

Wednesday, March 18 to Thursday, March 19

Managing Risks in the Shale Industry: A Comparison of Policies Worldwide
Time:
(All day)
Presenter:
Faculty Organizer: Dr. Shanti Gamper-Rabindran, Associate Professor, GSPIA and Department of Economics Pittsburgh Athletic Association
Location:
Pittsburgh Athletic Association

Friday, March 20

From Common Courtesan to Designing Dowager: The Architectural Projects of Begum Samru, 1806-1836
Part of the Talking About Asia Lecture Series
Time:
12:00 pm
Presenter:
Dr. Mrinalini Rajagopalan
Location:
4127 Posvar Hall

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