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Advising Questions?

06/14/2022 08:00 AM

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

Asian Studies MA Degree: Now Accepting Applications for Spring 2023

10/01/2022 08:00 AM

As another academic year gets started, the Asian Studies Program encourages interested students to familiarize themselves with our own Asian Studies MA, as applications are now open for those graduating with their Bachelor's degree in Fall 2022. If you wish to continue with Asian Studies into the graduate level, the application deadline to begin the MA in Spring 2023 is October 1 at 5:00 PM EDT. Click here for more information!

AFTJ Bento Contest 2022

10/21/2022 05:00 PM

The purpose of this bento contest is to celebrate Japan’s cool food culture. Participants submit photos of creative bento decorated in a food container, which will be evaluated based on (1) how appetizing it looks and (2) creativity and design. Register for this year's AFTJ Bento Contest by 5:00 pm on Friday, October 21, 2022. The deadline for submission is 5:00 pm (EST) on Monday, November 7. The 1st & 2nd winners will receive a prize. Click here to learn more!

Latest News

Dr. Marcela López Bravo wins e-Teaching Award in Japan


Dr. Marcela López Bravo has been awarded the 11th e-Teaching Award Grand Prize in recognition of her effective online teaching at Waseda University, Tokyo, one of the most prestigious institutions in Japan. Dr. López Bravo has also won several awards for her online instruction here at FIU.

FIU Asian Studies Program Newsletter 2021-2022


Fall 2022 Edition: Includes an overview of the program’s activities during the last academic year, featuring events like “Networking for Historical Justice” and highlights such as the Japan Foundation grant, Adjunct Teaching Awards, Director’s Festschrift, Southern Japan Seminar, Faculty News with a spotlight on Masako Kubota, as well as inspiring Student & Alumni updates.

Volume XXVI (2022) of Japan Studies Review is Now Available


The current issue (Volume XXVI) of the Japan Studies Review (JSR 2022) is now available online. For hard copies, contact asian@fiu.edu.

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