10/25/16 – Asian Studies Program/Lecture – “Reflections in a Yoshiwara Mirror: Representing the ‘Beauties of the Azure Towers’ in Print,” Professor Julie Nelson Davis, Professor of the History of Art (Modern East Asian), University of Pennsylvania.
2/4/17 – Asian Studies Program/Lecture – “Myanmar: Perspectives on a Society in Transition” – Dr, Christina Fink, Ccultural anthropologist and Professor of the Practice of International Affairs at The George Washington University
4/24/16 – Asian Studies Program/Lecture – “Natural and Unnatural Disasters: 3/11, Asbestos, and the Unmaking of Japan’s Modern World” – Dr. Brett Walker, Montana State University
2/10/15 – Asian Studies Program Lecture/Film Discussion – Mardistan (Macholand): Reflections on Indian Manhood – Dr. Harjant Gill, Towson University
3/3/15 – Asian Studies Program Lecture and Book Signing – “Without You, There is No Us” – Suki Kim, journalist
3/10/15 – Asian Studies Program Lecture – “Durations and Interruptions: People, Process, and Art at the 1985-86 Festival of India” – Dr. Rebecca Brown, Johns Hopkins University
9/6/13 Asian Studies Program – Yakshagana Dance Performance
10/9/13 Asian Studies Program Lecture – Social Sciences Forum “The Pivot to Asia in Obama’s Second Term”, Dr. Victor Cha , Georgetown professor and one of the country’s foremost experts on the Korean peninsula. He is a former Director for Asian Affairs in President George W. Bush’s National Security Council.
10/3/12 Asian Studies Program Lecture – Social Sciences Forum “Japanese Science and International Politics in the Interwar Period: The Nobel Candidacies of Hideky Yukawa (Physics) and Katsusaburo Yamagiwa (Physiology)” James R. Bartholomew, Professor of History, Ohio State University
2/6/13 Asian Studies Program Lecture – Humanities Forum A Book Presentation: The City of Devi Manil Suri, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UMBC
3/13/13 Asian Studies Program Lecture – Humanities Forum “Past Obsessions: World War II in History and Memory” Carol Gluck, Distinguished Lecturer, Association for Asian Studies and Department of History, Columbia University
9/27/11 Asian Studies Program Lecture – Social Sciences Forum “U.S. Trade Policy In The Asia-Pacific: The Path Forward? Ambassador Demetrios Marantis, Deputy US Trade Representative
11/3/11 – Asian Studies Program Lecture – Social Sciences Forum “China Goes Global”, Dr. David Shambaugh, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs; Director, China Policy Program, The Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University
2/8/12 Asian Studies Program Lecture – Humanities Forum “Pacific Encounter: The Japanese Iwakura Embassy in America in 1872,” Dr. Martin Collcutt, Princeton University
4/18/12 – Asian Studies Program Lecture – Social Science Forum “Totaram Sanadhya’s ‘Mere Fiji Dwip me Ikkis Varsh’ (My 21 years in Fiji) and the Second Abolition,” Dr. Mrinalini Sinha, University of Michigan