This issue includes information on the new National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Grant, the Japan Foundation's Institutional Project Support Program Grant, student accomplishments (including a Worlds Ahead graduate), Undergraduate/Graduate Student and Alumni News, as well as a spotlight on Dr. Amy Marshall and Dr. Hitomi Yoshio, and other faculty news.
The current issue of the Volume XIX (2015) is available as a PDF file.
FIU Asian Studies received a NEH grant for a summer institute, titled "Tokyo: High City and Low City: A NEH Summer Institute for College and University Teachers." It is designed to lead participants in an in-depth humanistic exploration of the literary, religious, and philosophical movements that have visibly—and invisibly—contributed to the construction of modern Japan. Click here for more information.
Sunday, August 23 - Last day to register without incurring the $100 late fee Monday, August 24 - Classes begin Monday, August 31 - Last day to Add/Drop Tuesday, September 1 - Last day to pay without incurring the $100 late fee *Last day to apply for Fall graduation is Friday, September 18*
Lauren Sorondo, JET Program Coordinator, will lead the Information Session for the Japan Exchange & Teaching (JET) Program on Friday, September 11th from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM at GC 305.