The University of Puget Sound has created an endowed chair of Contemporary China Studies in honor of longtime supporter of ASIANetwork Suzanne Wilson Barnett. Suzanne served on the ASIANetwork Board of Directors and was Chairperson during the 1998-99 academic year. The press release and video are available here.
ASIANetwork is pleased to announce the winner of the 2018 Marianna McJimsey Award for the best undergraduate student paper dealing with Asia. The winning paper is entitled “(In)visible Bodies: Re-theorizing the Consumption of Bodies through Divine Possession in Post-Conflict Sri Lanka,” written by Olivia Dure, 2017 Pomona College graduate with a major in Religion/Religious Studies. Her faculty advisor for […]
25 Summer Interns from America for 25 Years in Hong Kong The Hong Kong America Center (HKAC), a non-profit consortium of universities in Hong Kong, began in 1993, working with the US Consulate and our member universities on Fulbright and other HK-US exchange programs. In our 25th year, we aim to have 25 American undergraduates […]
St. Lawrence University announced Erin McCarthy (former board chair and ASIANetwork Exchange editor) received the Van J. Symons Award for Service to ASIANetwork. McCarthy received the award at the 2017 ASIANetwork annual conference, along with her ANE co-editor Lisa Trivedi (Hamilton College). For more information, read the news article from St. Lawrence University.
ASIANetwork is seeking input from its members on our organization’s 5-year Strategic Plan (2018-2023). Please review the revisions to the Strategic Plan and add your comments below. The Board of Directors will review comments and make further revisions at the Fall 2017 Board Meeting. Then the final version will be presented for vote at the spring […]