USF Center for Asia Pacific Studies Summer Book Club 

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Want to keep engaged with the Asia Pacific over the summer? Need suggestions for a good book to read? Want to discuss interesting topics with those who share your interest in the Asia Pacific? Join us at the end of Continue reading USF Center for Asia Pacific Studies Summer Book Club 

Asia Pacific Studies at USF: Faculty Highlight (Geoffrey Ashton)

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            Geoffrey Ashton, Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy, said that the best thing he did after graduating college was working just long enough to save money for a one-year backpacking trip through Asia.  Continue reading Asia Pacific Studies at USF: Faculty Highlight (Geoffrey Ashton)

Transforming Resumes and Building Networks: Promoting Asia Pacific Career Development

resume workshop

Landing that coveted job or internship in today’s competitive job market requires an understanding of how recruiters look at resumes and LinkedIn profiles. As part of our ongoing efforts to promote students’ careers in fields related to the Asia Pacific, Continue reading Transforming Resumes and Building Networks: Promoting Asia Pacific Career Development

How to Get the Job Interview: Resume, LinkedIn & Networking Pitch Transformation

Resume Workshop

Want to get a job by graduation? Or land a coveted summer internship? The USF Center for Asia Pacific Studies is hosting an interactive online workshop that will enable you to best market yourself. You will learn the recruiting secrets Continue reading How to Get the Job Interview: Resume, LinkedIn & Networking Pitch Transformation

Summer stipend opportunity for one USF student

Sogang Summer Stipend

USF Center for Asia Pacific Studies is offering a summer stipend opportunity for one USF graduate student to participate in the International Summer Program at Sogang University in Korea from June 29, 2020 – July 24, 2020. To qualify you Continue reading Summer stipend opportunity for one USF student

What Can Food in East Asia Reveal about the Region’s Past and Present?  

The USF Center for Asia Pacific Studies invited 12 scholars to campus to present their research on the topic at the center’s fall symposium, “Have You Eaten Yet? The History and Culture of Food in East Asia” (October 17-18, 2019). Continue reading What Can Food in East Asia Reveal about the Region’s Past and Present?  

5 Questions for a Food Anthropologist of Japan

Chris Laurent

The Center for Asia Pacific Studies welcomes Dr. Christopher Laurent as its new postdoctoral fellow. We invite you to get to know him and his research.  Dr. Laurent is a cultural anthropologist who specializes in regional cuisine in rural Japan. Continue reading 5 Questions for a Food Anthropologist of Japan

Celebrating 30 years of Building Bridges Across the Pacific

This year, the Center for Asia Pacific Studies celebrates 30 years of building bridges across the Pacific, with programs that promote greater understanding of the peoples and cultures of the Asia Pacific region. Our anniversary year has allowed us to Continue reading Celebrating 30 years of Building Bridges Across the Pacific