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2014-2015 Asian Studies Program Newsletter Available


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.

Volume XIX (2015) of Japan Studies Review is Available


The current issue of the Volume XIX (2015) is available as a PDF file.

Asian Studies Program receives the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Grant for Summer 2016


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.

Upcoming Events

Fall 2015 Registration

07/29/2015 12:00 PM

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*

Florida Statewide Japanese Speech Contest 2015

09/02/2015 09:00 AM

This Japanese Speech Contest marks the 20th Anniversary of the Florida-Wakayam Sister State Relationship and will be held this Wednesday, September 2, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM at FIU's MARC Pavilion. Event organized by AFTJ, SEUS-Japan Association Inc., and FIU Asian Studies. Click this link for more details.

12th Annual Florida-Japan Summit

09/02/2015 01:00 PM

The Florida Japan Summit will be taking place September 2, 2015. Check out the following link for more information:

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11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
Phone: 305-348-1914
Fax: 305-348-6586

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