News & Announcements Archive


Congratulations to Yunchen Tian!

Congratulations to Yunchen Tian, PhD student in Political Science.  He has been awarded the 2019 Japan Foundation dissertation fellowship. He will begin his field research in Japan this fall.


This Week In East Asian Studies

This Week In East Asian Studies
“Phantom Japan: Okamoto Taro and the Spectacle of Action and Abjection” Christopher T. Nelson Date: April 10, 2019 Time: 12:00-1:30pm Location: Mergenthaler 266 Program: East Asian Studies Abstract: In 2011, […]


Fellowship Announcement: 2019 Young Leaders Program

The Northeast Asia Economic Forum (NEAEF), with support from the Freeman Foundation, would like to make an announcement for the 14th Young Leaders Program (YLP). The YLP will be held from July 28 […]


6th Annual US Japan Relations Workshop

6th Annual US Japan Relations Workshop
“Professor Erin Chung coordinated and hosted the 6th Annual US Japan Relations Workshop which brought Kent Calder and distinguished fellows from the Reischauer Institute at SAIS to Homewood for a […]


The U.S.-China Trade War: What Have We Learned So Far?

The U.S.-China Trade War: What Have We Learned So Far?
Today: 12:00 pm  Mergenthaler 266 It was never just about the trade deficit. Donald Trump correctly insists that America didn’t start the latest round of trade frictions; it was belatedly […]


Studying Strategies and The Joys of Lifelong Mandarin

Studying Strategies and The Joys of Lifelong Mandarin
Today: 10:30 am Mergenthaler 266 Mandarin skills have been the common thread in Robert Daly’s varied/checkered 33-year career as a diplomat, teacher, actor/producer (A Native of Beijing in New York, […]