News - Office of International Affairs
Monday, February 13, 2017
Friday, February 10, 2017
»The Chronicle of Higher Education: Court Rebukes Trump’s Travel Ban, and Harm to Universities Plays a Key Role
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Monday, January 30, 2017
»Patricia Wetzel, World Languages and Literature emerita faculty, presented an invited lecture, “Aristotle meets Sei Shonagon: Figures of Speech in Japanese Advertising,” at the University of Pittsburgh’s National Consortium for Teaching about Asia, Jan. 2
Saturday, January 28, 2017
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Monday, January 23, 2017
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, authored "Trump Faces China: Some Unsettling Thoughts" published in Asian Perspective, Dec. 22.
»Akiko Hashimoto, Sociology visiting faculty, has had his book, The Long Defeat: Cultural Trauma, Memory, and Identity (Oxford University Press, 2015), contracted for publication in a Chinese translation by Beijing Imaginist Publishers. It will be publishe
»Hyeyoung Woo, Sociology faculty, co-authored a paper, “Does Marriage Still Matter?: Parental Marital Status and Children’s Health in Korea,” presented at the Korean Families in Economic and Demographic Transitions Conference, Ann Arbor, Mich.
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, Suwako Watanabe, World Languages and Literatures faculty, and Junghee Lee, Art faculty, received a $108,000 grant from the Korea Foundation to support a fixed-term instructorship in Korean Studies for three years.
»Hyeyoung Woo, Sociology faculty, received funding from the Nam Center for Korean Studies, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, to present her paper at a conference on Korean Families in Economic and Demographic Transitions: Parenting, Children’s Education
Monday, January 9, 2017
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, presented “The Fate of American Pivot to Asia: Understanding Trump’s Asian Policy” at Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, Dec. 9.
Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
»Meiru Liu, Business Administration faculty, gave an invited presentation in the panel “On Chinese Teaching Methods from the Characteristics of Teaching Chinese” at the annual conference of the American Council of Teaching of Foreign Languages, Boston, Nov
»Jeremy Spoon, Anthropology faculty, gave an invited presentation, "Disaster Transformations: Social-Ecological Transitions Following the 2015 Nepal Earthquakes,” at the University of Heidelberg, South Asia Institute, Kathmandu, Nepal, Nov. 11.