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Learn About East Asia

Our Center has numerous resources to help students, academics and the general public learn more about East Asia. To get started, check out our online resources on the lefthand menu, which include videos, audio recordings, scholarly publications and collections of material organized by topic.

We can also arrange speakers for community groups in Eastern Kansas and Western Missouri. Here's our information on speakers.

In addition, if you are an educator, be sure to check out our pages on K-16 outreach, which include extensive materials especially for the classroom, including dozens of original lesson plans.

Above: Photo from a Beijing market by William Ashley. This image won first place in our recent photo contest, click on the photo for more images.


Congratulations to Faculty

Congratulations to the following CEAS affiliated faculty who have received promotions at KU! Find the full list of KU promotions here.

Christopher Anderson, business, full professor
Sherry Fowler, history of art, full professor
Virginia Harper Ho, law, with tenure, full professor
Tat-Kei “Alfred” Ho, public affairs & administration, full professor
Jie Zhang, linguistics, full professor
Hyunjin Seo, journalism, associate professor with tenure
Kris Ercums, Spencer Museum of Art, to associate curator

 
CEAS M.A. Program

The Center for East Asian Studies (CEAS) at The University of Kansas offers an M.A. program in Contemporary East Asian Studies. This interdisciplinary degree focused on 20th and 21st century East Asia provides students with in-depth interdisciplinary knowledge of a selected East Asian country (China, Korea, or Japan); a broad knowledge of modern East Asia; and social science research skills and methods appropriate to international area studies.

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. Please share this information with your friends, colleagues and students! We are looking forward to hearing from you.


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