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WBB vs. Georgetown
Nov. 23, 02:00 pm
MBB vs. Rider
Nov. 24, 07:00 pm
Volleyball vs. West Virginia
Nov. 26, 06:00 pm
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Nov. 26, 08:00 pm
Volleyball vs. Oklahoma
Nov. 29, 12:00 pm

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Outreach

Educational Outreach

Educational Outreach is a key component of the Center's agenda. Our staff, faculty and associates are eager to bring their expertise on China, Korea and Japan to K-12 schools, colleges, junior colleges, government agencies, community groups, and businesses in Kansas and Missouri. From classroom visits to public lectures to professional development workshops for teachers, the Center Outreach program has something for everyone with any interest in East Asian culture, language, and customs.

For more information on how you can take advantage of what the Center has to offer you, check our homepage for the calendar of upcoming events or contact Randi Hacker, CEAS Outreach Coordinator, rhacker@ku.edu , (785) 864-3832. Randi is standing by to help you bring an East Asian component to your events and classrooms.

 

Center services for teachers

Take a look at our culture trunks, a hands-on way to teach about East Asian culture in your classroom.

 

Spotlight on Center outreach

The Center's Postcards from Asia series was featured in the June 2013 IFLE newsletter published by the U.S. Department of Education.

Outreach World News

Kansas and Missouri Teachers Make the East Asian Connection

David and Steve's Excellent East Asia Adventure
 

Resources & Links for K–12 Educators

More info...
 

Japanese Literature for the Elementary Classroom

An annotated bibliography compiled and edited by the Educational Outreach Department of the Japan Society available in

Japanese Literature for the High School Classroom

An annotated bibliography compiled and edited by the Educational Outreach Department of the Japan Society available in

 


New M.A. Program

The Center for East Asian Studies (CEAS) at The University of Kansas is offering a new M.A. program in Contemporary East Asian Studies, beginning in the 2014-2015 academic year. Full-time students with prior East Asian language training will be able to complete the degree within 12 months. For more information about this M.A. program including specific requirements for admission, visit www.ceas.ku.edu/degrees, or contact Ayako Mizumura, Assistant Director of CEAS, by email (ceasma@ku.edu) or call 785-864-1478. You can also download our program flyer (PDF) Please share this information with your friends, colleagues and students! We are looking forward to hearing from you.

KU Works for Kansas: A Free Undergraduate Study Tour of Japan

CEAS conducted a Kakehashi Project-Bridge for Tomorrow study tour to Japan for 23 students from colleges and universities throughout Kansas in summer 2014. The tour, which was funded by the Japan Foundation and led by CEAS members Maggie Childs (core faculty) and Nancy Hope (staff), visited selected sites in Tokyo and Shizuoka June 23rd - July 3rd.  For more about the Project, view the video, the itinerary, or excerpts from participant reports. This fall, the Kansas students will make presentations about Japan at local elementary and secondary schools, while CEAS will host 23 students from Shizuoka University who are visiting KU in early spring as part of their Kakehashi tour of America.  

Our next Tea and Talk lecture is Tuesday, December 2. Come join us to get an international perspective on mental health issues when Karen Kyeunghae Lee from the School of Social Welfare discusses mental health practices in South Korea.

Our next Tea and Talk lecture is Tues, Dec 2 and offers an international perspective on mental health care. http://t.co/kMxzHopAPE
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