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Thu Nov 5, 2015

Lecture: Economic Cycles and Price Theory in Early Chinese Texts




Paul R. Goldin is Professor in the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of Rituals of the Way: The Philosophy of Xunzi (1999), The Culture of Sex in Ancient China (2002), and After Confucius: Studies in Early Chinese Philosophy (2005); he also edited the revised version (2004) of R.H. van Gulik’s classic study, Sexual Life in Ancient China , and is a co-editor of the Hawai’i Reader of Traditional Chinese Culture (2005). His current projects include a book-length history of classical Chinese thought and a collection of essays on the transition from pre-imperial to imperial China.…

Sun Nov 8, 2015

Celebrate Asia


Location: LaFortune Student Center Ballroom

The 5th annual event celebrating the cultures of China, Japan and Korea.

Wed Nov 11, 2015

Lecture: "Stabilizing Relations: China's Response to New Leaders in the Asia-Pacific"


Location: O'Shaughnessy 119


Jessica Chen Weiss will be on campus as a part of the NDISP speaker series on Wednesday, November 11th. The talk is from 4:30 to 6:00. Prof. Weiss is an associate professor of government at Cornell University. She is a scholar of Chinese international relations, particularly the role of domestic politics in foreign policy and international relations, with a focus on popular sentiment and nationalist protest in China and the Asia-Pacific. More information about her work can be found on her website at http://government.arts.cornell.edu/faculty/weiss/.

Thu Nov 12, 2015

Liberty in North Korea


Location: 231 Hayes Healy Center

imageLiberty in North Korea (LiNK) is a student-led initiative at the University of Notre Dame dedicated to raising awareness and supporting the people of North Korea. LiNK, stands WITH the North Korean people in their fight for freedom.  They are accomplishing this mission through Refugee Rescues, Resettlement Assistance, Empowerment Programs, and Changing the Narrative. …

Thu Nov 19, 2015

Language Technology Workshop: 20+ Apps/Websites for Language Learning


Location: 329 DeBartolo Hall MPR

Learn which mobile apps and websites you can use for language learning with Fulbright Tech Impact Scholar Dr. Mairéad Nic Giolla Mhichíl and Joachim Castellano. This workshop will provide practical classroom applications of online resources and more in a rapid fire fashion. Attendees are encouraged to share their favorite tech tools as well!…