Past Events - 2015

Monday, February 16, 2015
Job Talk: "Transnational Cultural Power: the New Korean Wave in the Era of Social Media"
Time: 3:00 - 4:20 pm, Monday, February 16
Location: E254 Adler Journalism Building, UI Campus 

Monday, February 23, 2015
Job Talk: ":  “Waiting Wife, Detained Husband: Diaspora and Family in Southern China, 1570 to 1850"
Time: 2:30 - 4:20 pm, Monday, February 23
Location: Room 14 Schaeffer Hall, UI Campus 

Thursday, February 26, 2015
Job Talk: “Charting Frontiers: From Sea Nomads to Breast Cancer" 
Time: 3:30 - 4:50 pm, Thursday, February 26 
Location: 112 Mcbride Hall, UI Campus 

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
The University of Iowa Japanese Speech Contest
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm, Tuesday, March 10
Location: 100 Phillips Hall, UI Campus

Friday, April 3, 2015
Symposium: From Local to Global: Photojournalism in the New Millennium
Time: 8:30 am - 5:45 pm, Friday, April 3
Location: Adler Lobby and Rotunda and E105 Adler Journalism Building
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Friday, April 3 - Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Photo Exhibition: Depicting Post-revolutionary China: The Photojournalism of Wang Wenlan 
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, Friday, April 3 - May 12
Location: School of Journalism and Mass Communication Resource Center Gallery, E350 Adler Journalism Building 

Saturday - Sunday, April 4-5, 2015
Symposium: Iowa Chinese Language Teaching Symposium
Time: 8:00
Location: 1117 University Capitol Centre, UI Campus

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Public Talk: "What the Temple Stay Program Reveals about Contemporary Korean Buddhism” by Mark Nathan, Assistant Professor of History and Asian Studies, State University of New York at Buffalo. 
Time: 3:30 pm, Wednesday, April 8
Location: 3rd Floor Atrium, Gilmore Hall, UI Campus
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Thursday, April 16, 2015
Public Talk: "Stigma, Marginality, and Occupational Hierarchies in South China: Pre-socialist Formations" by James Watson, Professor Emeritus, Harvard University
Time: 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Thursday, April 16
Location: 302 Schaeffer Hall, UI Campus

UI & China Daily

Friday, April 24, 2015
Celebration commemorating 10 years of collaboration between University of Iowa and China Daily
Time: 3:00 - 4:30 pm, April 24
Location: Adler Journalism Building Rotunda

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Public Lecture: "Learning through Cultural Interaction: Research Training of International Students" by Dr. Shen Chen, Associate Professor of Language Education, University of New Castle, Australia 
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Location: 315 Philips Hall UI Campus 

Saturday, September 19, 2015
CAPS Annual Reception
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Fireside Shelter, S.T. Morrison Park, Coralville, Iowa 

Japan Foundation Award Ceremony

Friday, October 16, 2015
Japan Foundation Institutional Program Support Grant Award Ceremony
Time: 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Location: 1117 University Capitol Centre

Friday, Nov. 6, 2015
Public Lecture: The Politics of Pain: Japanese Grassroots Politics across National Boundaries by Joseph Hankins, Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of California, San Diego
Time: 1:15 - 2:45 pm, Nov. 6
Location: 302 Schaeffer Hall, UI Campus
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