Upcoming Sigur Center Events:
- 3/06/15: "Every Rock A Universe: The Yellow Mountains and Travel Writing in China," with Jonathan Chaves
- 3/18/15: "The Challenge of the U.S. Rebalance in Maritime Asia" with Satoru Mori
- 3/25/15: "Indonesia’s Democratic Reversal? Governance and the Attack on Direct Elections in the Regions" with Alasdair Bowie
- 3/26/15: Taiwan Roundtable: "Winners or Losers in the TPP? Taiwan, Its Neighbors, and the United States"
- 3/30/15: The 19th Annual Gaston Sigur Memorial Lecture: "Democratization in Asia and the Intellectuals: Lessons from Thailand’s Crisis," with Prof. Thongchai Winichakul"
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 held from 4pm - 5pm in the Sigur Center's Chung-wen Shih conference room, Suite 503.
Chinese (Tuesdays) - 3/17, 3/24, 4/31, 4/07, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28
Japanese (Mondays) - 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/06, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27
Korean (Alternating Wednesdays) -3/04, 4/01, 4/15, 4/29
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!