Mongolia Expert Rossabi Joins Tanaka Series

Morris Rossabi, one of the world's foremost experts on Mongolia and the Mongols, will deliver a public lecture, "Genghis Khan and Kublai Khan: Conquest and Rule," as the second guest of the fall's Tanaka Asian Studies Lecture Series funded by the Tanaka Memorial Foundation. The lecture will be held on Monday, Oct. 5, at 7 p.m. in Stern Hall, Room 203. "Dr. Rossabi is a leading scholar of Mongolia...
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WWF's Tao Hu Joins Tanaka Lecture Series

Tao Hu, director of the World Wildlife Fund's China Program, will deliver the first talk of the fall's Tanaka Lecture Series funded by the Tanaka Memorial Foundation. His lecture will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 24 in Stern Hall. An ecologist and environmental economist by training, Tao is a veteran with an insider's perspective on China's environmental policy. With almost two decades of e...
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Miller '15 Receives Princeton in Asia Acceptance

Dominque Miller '15 will go to Vietnam upon graduation to teach English through the Princeton in Asia Program. The program begins in mid-August and Miller will stay in Soc Trang, Vietnam, which is located in the Mekong Delta Region. Miller studied abroad in Vietnam in the fall of 2013 through a program offered by the Colleges' Center for Global Education, where she works as a program assistant. I...
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DeBenedetto '16 Awarded State Dept. Critical Language Scholarship

The latest HWS student to earn a Critical Languages Scholarship for Intensive Summer Institutes (CLS) from the U.S. Department of State, Charles DeBenedetto '16 will spend the summer of 2015 in Xi'an, China, where he will undertake an intensive Chinese language program at Shaanxi Normal University. The CLS Program was launched in 2006 as an overseas language and cultural immersion program for Ame...
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Mottainai: A Photo Exhibit

In June 2014, Sarah Meyer, the community outreach coordinator for the Finger Lakes Institute (FLI), led the annual Technos Program, which promotes international exchange and understanding on the campus of Technos International College, and offers students the opportunity to experience and appreciate Japanese life and culture. During the trip, Meyer captured a series of photographs reflecting on J...
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