Events List

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

  • [Non-CAS Event] Meet our international exchange group in Denver with the U.S. Department of State's International Visitor Leadership Program, comprised of young political and economic Leaders. They're focused on the theme RISE: Renew, Inspire, Serve and Empower.

    Meet these inspiring visitors and exchange meaningful conversations over tasty international dishes! 

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  • [Non-CAS Event] Ambassador Christopher Robert Hill is a former career diplomat, a four-time ambassador, nominated by three presidents, whose last post was as Ambassador to Iraq, April 2009 until August 2010.  Prior to Iraq, Hill served as Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs from 2005 until 2009 during which he was also the head of the U.S. delegation to the Six...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] The annual CUBASGA conference is a two-day event (Feb 27-28) that brings together graduate students from Boulder and other schools to share graduate-level research on various aspects of East Asian Civilizations. Two key note speakers, Professor Ding Xiang Warner from Cornell and Professor Michael Emmerich from UCLA, will be present through all panels.

    CUBASGA is...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] The annual CUBASGA conference is a two-day event (Feb 27-28) that brings together graduate students from Boulder and other schools to share graduate-level research on various aspects of East Asian Civilizations. Two key note speakers, Professor Ding Xiang Warner from Cornell and Professor Michael Emmerich from UCLA, will be present through all panels.

    CUBASGA is...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] Kenneth Chan of the University of Northern Colorado will present on Hong Kong director Stephen Fun's two-part 3D martial arts extravaganza, Tai Chi Zero and Tai Chi Hero. These kung fu flicks would have been unremarkable as Hong Kong entries to the genre if not for the fact that the director has amalgamated, rather creatively, the martial arts film with...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] The University of Colorado Boulder Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations, in conjunction with the Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures, is presently planning a conference on transnationalism, with a particular focus on East Asian texts in a transnational context. A collaborative effort between faculty and graduate students, this...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] The University of Colorado Boulder Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations, in conjunction with the Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures, is presently planning a conference on transnationalism, with a particular focus on East Asian texts in a transnational context. A collaborative effort between faculty and graduate students, this...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] In this lecture, Dr. Joesph Alter, Professor of Anthropology at the University of Pittsburgh, presents an answer to the question of why the practice of yoga postures (asana) and breaking exercises (pranayama) came to be understood within the framework of Nature Cure in modern India, as institutionalized in the Central Council for Research on Yoga and Naturopathy. The...