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Congratulations to the Omar K. Carrion Award Winners!


The 2018-2019 Omar K. Carrion Award winner is Sofiya Burmistrova. The runner-ups are Adriana Schiavo and Hedda Stokkland.

FIU Asian Studies Program Newsletter 2017-2018


Fall 2018 Edition: Includes information on the Program's accomplishments over the last academic year, new Japan Foundation grant projects, Faculty News with a spotlight on Dr. Matthew Marr, Fully Online Asian Studies B.A. and Undergraduate Certificate, new Korean Instructor at FIU, Student & Alumni News, as well as an overview of the year's cultural events, such as "Cool Japan @ FIU" and more!

Congratulations to Dr. Zenel Garcia! FIU Worlds Ahead Graduate - Summer 2018


Congratulations to Dr. Zenel Garcia - FIU Worlds Ahead graduate for Summer 2018! Zenel earned his bachelor’s degree in international relations and Asian studies from FIU in 2010. With his family’s encouragement, he pursued a joint master’s degree in Asian Studies (completed in 2014) and a Ph.D. in international relations at the university. Click here to read his story!

Upcoming Events

2018 AFTJ Bento Contest

09/07/2018 05:00 PM

The Association of Florida Teachers of Japanese (AFTJ) will hold a bento contest this Fall 2018. This bento contest celebrates the traditional dietary cultures of the Japanese (Washoku). The registration deadline is on Friday, September 28, 2018. Click here for more details.

Welcome to Asia

09/27/2018 03:00 PM

Come get a preview of all things Asia-related at FIU. You’ll learn more about the various student organizations, cultures, and languages. There will be music, dances, giveaways, and free pizza! Hosted by Asian Studies Graduate Student Organization. Open to all FIU students. Funded by CSO. For more information, please visit ASGSO's Panther Connect:

Game Night

09/28/2018 07:30 PM

Game night presents students with an opportunity to play games from a variety of countries, while socializing with other students. Hosted by Asian Studies Graduate Student Organization. Open to all FIU students. Funded by CSO.

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Asian Studies Program
Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
SIPA Building, Room 505
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
Phone: 305-348-1914
Fax: 305-348-6586

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