Upcoming Sigur Center Events:
- 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"
- 3/31/15: Roundtable: Energy Security Worldviews in Asia
- 4/01/15: "Fashioned Exposure: Empress Dowager Cixi's (1835-1908) Photographic Portraits" with Dr. Ying-Chen Peng
- 4/02/15: "China at the Crossroads? Reform Challenges," with Professor David Shambaugh
- 4/08/15: "Ambiguous Occupation: Chinese Nationalist Army of Occupation in Northern Indochina after the End of World War II, 1945-46," with Qingfei Yin
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) - 3/24, 4/31, 4/07, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28
Japanese (Mondays) - 3/23, 3/30, 4/06, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27
Korean (Alternating Wednesdays) - 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!