Josh joined the department on November 26.
Fri, Dec 7, 2007
Thu, Nov 1, 2007
Ishan Chakrabarti has won the 2007 Rapoport-King Scholarship for his Asian Cultures and Languages Bachelors thesis on biographical writings from India in the 1600's.
Dr. Yukie Aida selected to serve on the Advanced Placement (AP) Japanese Language and Culture Redesign Commission
The College Board chose Dr. Aida because her course documents for the College Curriculum Study conducted by the Educational Policy Improvement Center (EPIC) surfaced as an exemplar of best practices.
Thu, Oct 4, 2007
Dr. Itty Abraham, associate professor of Asian Studies and Government and Director of the South Asia Institute was interviewed in the Graduate School E-Newsletter in September 2007.
Fri, Sep 14, 2007
The Department of Culture, the Government of India and the Central Institute of Indian Langauges awarded Dr. Mohammad the literary award Bhaashaa Samman for his poetry book Valasa (migration), which was written in Telugu.
Wed, Sep 12, 2007
Read departmental news, interviews with faculty and students, essays from abroad, and other happenings in the Department of Asian Studies.
Tue, Sep 11, 2007
Michelle Cheng to study in Japan and Alex Sowash to research in China.
Mon, Jun 11, 2007
The Asian Studies community at the University of Texas is greatly saddened by the passing of Professor Gordon Bennett on May 11, 2007.
Tue, May 15, 2007
There will be a memorial service for Gordon Bennett at 1PM Thursday May 17, at Trinity United Methodist Church at 600 East 50th Street.
Congratulations to our Masters and Ph.D. students on their awards
Mon, May 7, 2007
Elliott McCarter, Ph.D. student in Asian Cultures and Languages, receives a Fulbright- Hays Doctoral Research Abroad Fellowship to perform dissertation research in India during the 2007-2008 academic year.
Mon, May 7, 2007
Congratulations to Neil Dalal, Matthew Sayers, David Brick, and Ian Woolford, all of whom will receive fellowships from Graduate Studies for the 2007-2008 academic year.
Fri, Apr 20, 2007
These Graduate Studies fellowships are among the most prestigious awards made by the University to current graduate students.
Graduate Student, Laurie Haley, interview with UT Alumnus David Firestein (MA Asian Studies/MPAff LBJ School 92).
Tue, Apr 10, 2007
Mr. Firestein served as Adjunct Professor of Russian and East European Studies in Fall 2006 at UT-Austin and currently works in the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs' Office of Public Diplomacy.
The Robert W. Hamilton Awards for Academic Excellence presented by the University Co-op recognize leading University of Texas authors. The Hamilton Award is one of the highest honor of literary achievement given to published authors at the University of Texas at Austin.
Fri, Mar 30, 2007
Dr. Metzler won the award for his book, “Lever of Empire: The International Gold Standard and the Crisis of Liberalism in Prewar Japan” published by University of California Press.