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Recap from the A.S.G.S.O. Farewell party


Check out the A.S.G.S.O. Asian Studies Farewell Party that happened on May 2, 2016. Thank you to everyone who came out to say goodbye to those people who were graduating and farewell to those going back home to Asia. We had a blast and we will miss you all. ---- Lisa Niven (President, A.S.G.S.O.)

Asian Studies Awardees


Asian Studies is proud to announce that several of our graduate and undergraduate students are recipients of a number of prestigious awards!

Our Students in a Kimono Fashion Show this past weekend!


This past Sunday at the Museum of Science and Discovery in Fort Lauderdale local Kimono designer, Hiromi Asai held a fashion show. Her show was in conjunction with the museums Asian Pacific Heritage Celebration. A few of our students/alumni were models in her show. Click more to see a video from the event. Courtesy of the Sun-Sentinel.

Upcoming Events

Fall Class Registration

04/27/2016 12:01 AM

<<Registration for Fall 2016 Semester>> August 21, 2016 - Last day to register without incurring a $100 Late Registration Fee

書道 Shodō Class Spring Semester Final Projects on Exhibit

05/11/2016 11:00 AM

書道 Shodō (Japanese Calligraphy) was offered at FIU for the first time this past semester. Students flocked to the class and filled it to capacity. You can see what they learned by viewing their final projects now on exhibition at the FIU Green Library, 2nd floor till mid-June. Click more to see a short video of the exhibit.

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Institute

06/04/2016 08:00 AM

A four-week Summer Institute on Tokyo, entitled Tokyo: High City and Low City: A NEH Summer Institute for College and University Teachers Tentative Schedule: June 4 – July 1, 2016 Application Deadline: March 1, 2016

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Miami, FL 33199
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