Area studies centers award $205,000 in FLAS Fellowships for summer study

June 13, 2019
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The East Asian Studies Center, Center for Slavic and East European Studies, and Center for Latin American Studies at The Ohio State University have awarded Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship grants to 28 Ohio State students to support intensive language study during the summer

2018-2019 "EASC expOSUre" now available

May 23, 2019
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The East Asian Studies Center invites you to view the electronic publication of the Academic Year 2018-2019 EASC expOSUre newsletter. You can access the newsletter here.

Prof. Karen Mancl publishes online on environmental issues in rural China

May 15, 2019
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Karen Mancl (professor, food, agricultural and biological engineering) is finishing up an internship with the China Environment Forum in Washington DC, during which she has been able to utilize all of her degrees in Environmental Science, East Asian Studies and Public Policy.

Prof. Ying Zhang appointed as next ICS Director

May 9, 2019
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Prof. Ying Zhang has been appointed to the position of EASC Associate Director and Director of the Institute for Chinese Studies, beginning her tenure on September 1, 2019.

EASC and CSCC develop video modules on Eastern medicine

April 22, 2019
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Continuing its partnership from 2014-2018 which resulted in the development of 12 new video modules on East Asian history, the East Asian Studies Center (EASC) and Columbus State Community College (CSCC) have developed two additional video modules in 2018 and have plans to develop more over the 2

Mitch Lerner named NEAC Distinguished Speaker in Korean studies

April 18, 2019
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Mitchell Lerner, associate professor of history and director of the Institute for Korean Studies at The Ohio State University, has been appointed to the Distinguished Speakers Bureau of the Northeast Asia Council (NEAC) of the Association for Asian Studies (AAS).