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.


Asian Studies Receives Support from Tanaka Memorial Foundation

ASN- 101-01 Foundations of Asian CivilizatStudent internships, international study and faculty scholarship have received renewed support from the Tanaka Memorial Foundation, an affirmation of a partnership that has benefited Hobart and William Smith students since…
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Japanese National Honor Society Inductees

Robinson_ZhouEmily Robinson ’18 and Bingqing Zhou ’18 were inducted into the Japanese National Honor Society – College Chapter, which recognizes students who display excellence in the study of the Japanese…
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Birthright Trip to Israel

Carney_Micaela_IsraelExploring their heritage and Jewish faith beyond campus, Hillel members Micaela Carney ’18, Gavin Gross ’19 and Danielle Moyer ’18 traveled to Israel for a traditional Birthright trip, a free…
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Tour Japan on All-Paid Trip

Technos_1BThe Center for Global Education (CGE) is seeking first-year and sophomore students interested in representing the Colleges on a two-week, all expenses paid tour of Japan through the Technos International…
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Tokyo Scholars Reflect

Technos_3After an immersive trip to Tokyo for Technos International Week, Stephanie Pichardo ’20, Adrian Shin ’20 and Director of Intercultural Affairs Alejandra Molina shared their experiences with the community during…
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