Asian Studies Archives

Friday

February 15, 2019 9:33 am

MOCHI-TSUKI!

MOCHI-TSUKI!

Asian Studies held its annual rice-cake pounding and bean throwing event on Thursday, January 31, hosted by the Japanese Studies…

Thursday

February 14, 2019 9:56 am

Wednesday

February 13, 2019 10:03 am

Jesse Appell Inspires and Entertains

Jesse Appell Inspires and Entertains

    Jesse Appell, Fulbright scholar and intercultural comedy ambassador, performed traditional Chinese cross-talk comedy and talked with students at…

Tuesday

February 12, 2019 2:48 pm

Japanese Studies Faculty Teach about Language Learning

Japanese Studies Faculty Teach about Language Learning

“You won’t know your own culture or language until you learn another language or culture,” says Keiko Konoeda, a lecturer…

Saturday

September 29, 2018 5:19 pm

Meet our New Chair, Professor Brian Ruppert

Meet our New Chair, Professor Brian Ruppert

Professor Ruppert is excited to support the research of our Asian Studies students and to help them explore study abroad…

Saturday

September 29, 2018 5:12 pm

Bates Artist-in-Residence Brings Lifetime of Experience to Gamelan

Bates Artist-in-Residence Brings Lifetime of Experience to Gamelan

Bates is 9,600 miles from his hometown, but the musician and master puppeteer Darsono has found that Bates was surprisingly…

Friday

June 22, 2018 9:46 am

Hugo-Winning Author, Ken Liu, Visits Bates

Hugo-Winning Author, Ken Liu, Visits Bates

Ken Liu, the award-winning SF author and translator, gave this interview from our Asian Studies lounge in the midst of…

Tuesday

May 22, 2018 9:57 am

Senior Dinner! 恭喜恭喜!干杯!

Senior Dinner! 恭喜恭喜!干杯!

Our graduating seniors in Asian Studies, Japanese Studies, and Chinese Studies enjoy a final dinner at Thai Taste with their…

Friday

March 30, 2018 10:49 am

Asian Studies at Mount David

Asian Studies at Mount David

Three of our seniors–Kai Lindsey ’18, Aubrey Chu ’18, and Rett Anderson ’18–presented their thesis research or independent study at…