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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Sunday, September 25

Moh Maya Money
Silk Screen Festival
Time:
2:00 pm
Presenter:
Location:
Frick Fine Arts Auditorium

Monday, September 26

Recent Excavation of the Ban La Shan Hongshan Platform
Department of Anthropology
Time:
3:30 pm
Presenter:
Xiong Zenglong
Location:
3106 Posvar Hall

Friday, September 30

Talking About Asia: John Traphagan
Edgework: Risk and Rural Entrepreneurs in Japan
Time:
12:00 pm
Presenter:
John Traphagan
Location:
4130 Posvar Hall
Round Table Conversations with Experts from the Field:
Education, Health, and Medicine
Time:
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Presenter:
Medi Bugembe, Alison Karnes, Dr. Mark Karnes, Victoria Nalongo
Location:
4217 Posvar Hall

Saturday, October 1

Confucius Institute Day
Time:
3:00 pm
Presenter:
Location:
Alumni Hall

On October 7-8, the Asian Studies Center, the China Council, and the Film Studies Program will...

Dr. Emily Rook-Koepsel joins the Asian Studies Center as the Assistant Director of Academic...

To build upon the growing interest in South Asia both on the campus and throughout the region,...

The Confucius Institute at the University of Pittsburgh welcomed 33 new teachers to Pittsburgh...

On May 5, the University of Pittsburgh hosted Ma Min, Chancellor of Central China Normal...