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Photo Recap from "Welcome to Asia @ FIU" event 9/23/16


"Welcome to Asia @ FIU" event was held on 9/23/16 in the GC Pit area of MMC. This event was held by the Asian Studies Graduate Students Organization (A.S.G.S.O.) in Collaboration with Japan Club and Modern Language Graduate Students Organization.

Volume XX (2016) of Japan Studies Review is Now Available


The current 2016 issue (Volume XX) of the Japan Studies Review (JSR) is now available as a PDF file. For hard copies, contact

FIU Asian Studies Program Newsletter 2015-2016


Fall 2016 Edition: Includes information on the "Tokyo: High City and Low City" NEH Summer Institute, the Japan Foundation's Institutional Project Support Program Grant Activities, student accomplishments and awards (including a World's Ahead Graduate and the Omar K. Carrion Scholarship), Undergraduate/Graduate Student and Alumni News, as well as a spotlight on Dr. Asuka Mashav, and other faculty news.

Upcoming Events

NCTA Seminar - Fall 2016

09/24/2016 09:00 AM

A nationwide professional development program for K-12 teachers to encourage teaching and learning about Asia. To apply, please contact Maria Sol at

Mid-Autumn Festival hosted by the Chinese Club

09/29/2016 02:00 PM

Friends, come join the Chinese Club at FIU for authentic Chinese food, music, and casual discussion as we join together to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival (中秋节)! We will be hosting this event in GC 316 on Thursday, September 29th from 2:00pm - 4:00pm. Please do not forget to RSVP for this event! You can do so by visiting our RoarSync Portal. We hope to see you there! 谢谢! 中秋节快乐! P.S. YES! We will have Moon Cakes!

Deadline for the Blakemore Freeman Fellowship for Advanced Asian Language Study

12/30/2016 12:01 AM

Grants for college graduate, graduate students, and working professionals for an academic year of advanced language study. The Blakemore Foundation provides its fellows with tuition plus a stipend to cover travel and living expenses at eligible language programs in East and Southeast Asia. Application deadline December 30, 2016

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