Events List

Here is a list of all the upcoming Speaker Series events, Brown Bag events, and non-CAS events:

  • [CAS Luncheon Series] In eastern Tibet, along the border of Kham and Golok, Tibetan nomads are starting to wear a new amulet, called an "amulet for peace" (zhi bde rtags ma), depicting a globe with a dove flying above it. The dove carries a bodhi leaf in its mouth and a gold peace sign in its claws. While combining global and Buddhist symbols for peace, the amulet and its accompanying slogan...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] Talk featuring Consul General Dong Man Han, Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in San Francisco.

  • [Non-CAS Event] This is a daylong conference at the University of Denver. From 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., there will be panel discussions in Special Events Room in Anderson Academic Commons on the following topics: "The Role of the Muslim Brotherhood," "Islamism, Liberalism & Democratic Theory," and "Ideology, Mass Media, Popular Culture & the Public Sphere." Then from 7:00 p.m....

  • [CAS Speaker Series] Are Indian women seen as passive victims or agents of change? Please join this roundtable discussion of professors and students for a lively conversation on how Indian women are represented (or misrepresented) in Western media as we discuss popular perceptions and stereotypes.

    Faculty Participants:

    Rashna Singh: "The mark of the plural...

  • [CAS Event] Join Susan Schmidt of the American Association of Teachers of Japanese (AATJ) to find out more about the Japanese Language Placement Test (JLPT) and the Bridging Project Scholarship program. The Bridging Project is a program that offers scholarships...

  • [CAS Event] Join the Center for Asian Studies for an informal Meet & Greet. Enjoy coffee and scones while meeting other students and CU affiliates from across campus who are interested in Asia. Also find out more about the Asian Studies major and minor as well as the many Asia-related activities we have going on this year!

  • [CAS Speaker Series] Dr. Yoshikazu Kawaguchi is an eminent scholar of Japanese applied linguistics and pedagogy, recently retired from Waseda University in Tokyo.

  • [CAS Speaker Series] Malek Jandali will come to CU as a visiting artist to give a lecture and a workshop in the College of Music on his work on music, cultural heritage, and peace advocacy as they related to the ongoing Syrian conflict. As a Syrian immigrant, nationalist composer, and pianist, Mr. Jandali has taken his trade as a means to highlight the atrocities in the ongoing Syrian...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] Andrew Quintman of Yale University will visit CU Boulder on Wednesday, October 1st to deliver a lecture on "The Making of Milarepa: Reading and Writing the Life of Tibet's Great Saint." The lecture will take place at 5pm in the British Studies Room on the 5th floor of Norlin Library. It is free and open to the public. This event is being held in collaboration with the...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] The Center for Asian Studies presents a screening of two Korean films and a public lecture by two distinguished professors of Korean film studies.

    Oldboy (2003), directed by Park Chan-wook, will be shown on Thursday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m. in Muenzinger Auditorium.

    The Host (2006), directed by Bong Joon-ho, will be shown on Friday,...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] The Center for Asian Studies presents a screening of two Korean films and a public lecture by two distinguished professors of Korean film studies.

    Oldboy (2003), directed by Park Chan-wook, will be shown on Thursday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m. in Muenzinger Auditorium.

    The Host (2006), directed by Bong Joon-ho, will be shown on Friday,...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] Open to all majors, Career Tracks in Asian Studies will introduce you to professionals with Asian expertise who work in international business and in organizations that build local connections with Asia. Come learn how you can apply your Asian interests in a global career!

    Jeffrey King is the International Business Manager for the Asia-Pacific...