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Tuesday

April 30, 2019 1:35 pm

“Is This China’s Century?”: Students Attend Camden Conference

“Is This China’s Century?”: Students Attend Camden Conference

Chelsea Anglin and Boxuan (Mark) Su are the first Bates students to attend Maine’s Camden Conference. This year’s topic: “Is…

Wednesday

March 6, 2019 12:55 pm

Linda Ohama Visit to Bates Campus 3/4-3/5

Linda Ohama Visit to Bates Campus 3/4-3/5

On March 4, 2019, award-winning independent filmmaker Linda Ohama visited Bates Campus to screen her documentary film, A New Moon Over…

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…

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…

Thursday

March 8, 2018 7:00 pm

Mochi Tsuki!!!

Mochi Tsuki!!!

Prepare. Pound. Enjoy. Students and faculty of Japanese have an annual tradition of pounding steamed rice in a stone bowl…

Thursday

March 1, 2018 11:12 am

Paul Marks (class of ’83) talks to Asian Studies students about his journey from Chinese History major to CEO

Paul Marks (class of ’83) talks to Asian Studies students about his journey from Chinese History major to CEO

How studying the Chinese classics helped close a major contract, and other tales of “Bates serendipity” from one of our…