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2021-2022 Omar K. Carrion Scholarship Recipients


FIU Asian Studies Program is honored to announce this year's Omar K. Carrion Scholarship Recipients. Three outstanding students in Asian Studies have been awarded for 2021-2022: Kyle Beekman (Award Winner), Brittany Nobles (Runner-Up), and Tatianna Valiente (Runner-Up). We congratulate them for their amazing achievements!

Volume XXV (2021) of Japan Studies Review is Now Available


The current 2021 issue (Volume XXV) of the Japan Studies Review (JSR) is now available online. For hard copies, contact

FIU Asian Studies Program Newsletter 2020-2021


Fall 2021 Edition: Includes an overview of the Program’s highlights over the last academic year, despite the COVID-19 pandemic challenges: new Japan Foundation grant, D&E Foundation Award, Faculty News with a spotlight on Dr. Mitzi Carter, new C.O.I.L. courses at FIU, updates to our Degree Programs, Student & Alumni News, and featured virtual events, such as “Dialogue on Japan’s Marginalized,” and more!

Upcoming Events

Advising Questions?

05/04/2021 08:00 AM

Contact us at with your questions and we will set up a Zoom meeting upon request.

CNKI Webinar

09/22/2021 12:00 PM

Please join us for an online EastView-hosted CNKI (China National Knowledge and Infrastructure) information and training session. Register in advance for this meeting through the link above. Further information can be found at

JET Program Information Session

09/30/2021 05:00 PM

The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program offers students an opportunity to teach English in Japan. Jhonatan Baez, former JET recipient and instructor at FIU, will be leading the Info Session on Thursday, September 30, 2021 at 5PM (EST). Click on the flyer for more details and to access the Zoom event link.

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

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