Upcoming Sigur Center Events:
- 10/24/2014: "Social Ties, Resources, and Migrant Labor Contention in Contemporary China: From Peasants to Protesters" with Jeffrey Becker
- 10/30/2014: "Political Insults: How Offenses Escalate Conflict," with Karina V. Korostelina
- 11/05/2014: Author Event with Nakamura Fuminori
- 11/19/2014: "The Imperial Frontier: Bordering and State Construction on the Afghanistan/Pakistan Frontier," with Benjamin Hopkins
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 in the Sigur Center's Chung-wen Shih conference room, Suite 503.
Chinese - Thursdays (4 - 5pm): 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/13, 11/20, 12/04
Japanese -Wednesdays (4 -5pm): 10/15, 10/22, 10/29, 11/05, 11/12, 11/19, 12/03
Korean -Tuesdays (1:30 - 2:30pm): 10/21, 10/28, 11/04, 11/18, 11/25, 12/02
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/fall