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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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:
4217 Posvar Hall
International Health in East Asia
Time:
4:00 pm
Presenter:
Michael SY Liu
Location:
4217 Posvar Hall

Thursday, March 26

Colorful Cuisine: Healthy Japanese Bento
Time:
5:30 pm
Presenter:
Ms. Debra Samuels
Location:
Wexford, PA

Friday, March 27

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

Monday, March 30

From Qing to ¥uan: A China symposium in honor of Evelyn and Thomas Rawski
Time:
2:30 pm
Presenter:
Loren Brandt, Pierre F. Landry, Susan Naquin
Location:
Alcoa Room, School of Law

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