Asian Studies


Asian Studies is designed to acquaint students with cultural elements that are unique to Asia while providing a firm foundation for further study. At HWS, students are encouraged to participate in an off-campus program in Asia as a way to become fully immersed in the discipline.


Upton '12 wins Honorable Mention in MontPhoto 2020

DU_The_Beggars_Andrew-Michael-Upton_11112020 (002)Andrew Upton '12 was awarded Honorable Mention in the Environmental Report Category of MontPhoto 2020 for his photo, “The Beggars,” depicting captive Asian small-clawed otters (Aonyx cinereus) in an otter…
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Exploring the History of Hanoi

SiifGrant-Tolulope-all-duWhile studying the political history of Vietnam, Tolulope Arasanyin '21 focused her abroad experience on a project that allowed her to interview people who had experienced the move from colonialism…
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Tusin '21 Weathers Quarantine in Taiwan

Adam-TusinAdam Tusin '21 was ready to spend a semester in Nanjing, China when the program was suspended due to the spread of coronavirus. After finding a new program in Tainan,…
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Blanchard Publishes in Grove Art Online and positions

Blanchard-Lara-Classroom-KColtonLara C.W. Blanchard, Luce Professor of East Asian Art and the Lloyd Wright Professor of Conservative Studies, has essays published in the scholarly art encyclopedia Grove Art Online and in…
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Brummell '21 Lands Citibank Internship

Brummell Darius 2Asian Studies and Economics double major Darius Brummell '21 has landed an internship with Citibank for the summer of 2020. “I’ve known I wanted to pursue a career in the…
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