News - Institute for Asian Studies
Monday, February 2, 2015
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, will have a Japanese translation of his essay “Japanese Tourism to Mukden, Nanjing, and Qufu, 1938-1943,” published in serial form over the next 10 weeks in Web Ronza, a publication of the Asahi Newspaper.
Monday, January 19, 2015
Monday, January 12, 2015
»Junghee Lee, Art + Design faculty, authored an article titled "Rewriting Paekche History: Royal Yearnings and International Paekche Style in Recently Discovered Reliquaries from Paekche,” published in Artibus Asiae, Vol. 74, No. 1.
Monday, January 5, 2015
»Michele Gamburd, Anthropology faculty, presented a paper titled “The French Connection: Tourist Humanitarianism in Post-Tsunami Sri Lanka” at the 113th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Washington, D.C., Dec. 5.
»Meiru Liu, International Management and Confucius Institute faculty, gave an invited presentation on “Developing Chinese Language and Cultural Teacher Education Program – Plans, Goals, Curriculum and Instructional Design” and chaired the panel “Teacher Ma
Friday, December 12, 2014
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
»Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored "Ticket to Salvation Nichiren Buddhism in Miyazawa Kenji’s Ginga tetsudō no yoru" published in the Japanese Journal of Religious Studies, Vol. 42, Issue 2. The article discusses the subtext of Ja
»Meiru Liu, International Management and Confucius Institute faculty, gave an invited keynote speech and presentation at the First International Conference on Business Chinese Teaching, Textbook Research and Development, and Business Cross-Cultural Communi
»Suwako Watanabe, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave a presentation titled "Activity Ideas for Advanced-Level Discourse" at the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Annual Convention, San Antonio, Texas, Nov. 22.
Monday, November 24, 2014
»Jun Ma, visiting scholar; Scott Wells, faculty; and Daobin Ji, visiting scholar, all in Civil and Environmental Engineering, co-authored with others "Modeling Density Currents in a Typical Tributary of the Three Gorge Reservoir, China," published in Ecolo
Monday, November 17, 2014
»Randall Bluffstone, Economics faculty, co-authored a book, Forest Tenure Reform in Asia and Africa: Local Control for Improvement Livelihoods, Forest Management, and Carbon Sequestration, published by Routledge Publishers.
»Michele Gamburd, Anthropology faculty, presented “Micro-practices of Marginalization: Governance in Sri Lankan Tsunami Camps” at the 43rd annual Conference on South Asia at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Oct. 16.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Monday, November 10, 2014
»Confucius Institute at PSU offers test for the International Chinese Language Teachers Certificate on Nov. 23
Saturday, November 8, 2014
Thursday, October 23, 2014