Upcoming Sigur Center Events:
- 4/23/14: "Music as a Herald of the Future in Taiwan," with Nancy Guy
- 4/23/14: Film Screening: Assignment China: Tiananmen Square
- 4/29/14: President Obama's Trip to Asia: Legislators from Japan, South Korea and US Congress Discuss Challenges and Opportunities
- 5/7/14: Asia's Economic Challenges: Research Findings and Outlook
Organization of Asian Studies (OAS) Events:
- 4/24/14: Tibet in Crisis? A Conversation on the State of Tibetan Human Rights and Sino-Tibetan Affairs
Other Asia-related Events:
- 4/22/14: "The Way out of the Woods: The Promises and Perils of China's Peaceful Transition (Taking the New Citizens Movement as a Case Study)" with Chen Min (Xiao Shu)
- 4/25/14: Fourth East Asian Humanities Lecture: "Moonlight and Golden Clouds: Silver and Gold in the Arts of Japan"
Conversation Club & Tea Time:
These are informal events designed to allow a time and place for students to practice their language skills, share study tips, learn about the Language Exit Exams, and get to know other language students. Tea and cookies will be provided! All tea times are from 4:00 - 5:00 PM in the Sigur Center's Chung-wen Shih conference room, Suite 503.
The schedule for tea times are listed below:
Japanese (Tuesdays) 4/08, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29
Korean: (Wednesdays): 4/9, 4/16, 4/22, 4/31, 5/7
Chinese (Thursdays): 4/10, 4/17, 4/24, 5/01
This schedule is based on previous interest in the various languages offered. The schedule may change later in the semester based on input from participants, so please let us know!
Please RSVP for a Tea Time at go.gwu.edu/teatime2014