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October 2017

Asian Mid-Autumn Festival Brings Asian Traditions to Campus

Asian Mid-Autumn Festival Brings Asian Traditions to Campus

By Haven Bradshaw
The Eastern Progress
http://www.easternprogress.com/2017/10/30/cssa-brings-chinese-tradition-eku/

EKU Asian Studies Welcomes First-Ever International Visitors

EKU Asian Studies Welcomes First-Ever International Visitors

Friday, October 27, 2017: A landmark day for EKU Asian Studies as we hosted the first-ever international visitors to our program: Professor Chontida Auikool, Lecturer in the International Studies (ASEAN-China) Program, Faculty of Liberal Arts, Thammasat University, Bangkok, Thailand, a

Asian Studies Is a Proud Partner of EKU’s 3rd Annual Hunger Awareness/Food Drive

Asian Studies Is a Proud Partner of EKU’s 3rd Annual Hunger Awareness/Food Drive

Asian Studies is a proud partner of EKU’s 3rd Annual Hunger Awareness/Food Drive. For how you can help, please see the attached and the below. Many thanks for your support!

November Is Hunger Awareness Month

ASIAN MID-AUTUMN FESTIVAL @ EKU—FREE FOOD, GAMES, & ENTERTAINMENT

ASIAN MID-AUTUMN FESTIVAL @ EKU—FREE FOOD, GAMES, & ENTERTAINMENT

ASIAN MID-AUTUMN FESTIVAL @ EKU
FREE FOOD, GAMES, & ENTERTAINMENT
ALL ARE WELCOME & INVITED
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Friday, October 27, 2017, 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Kennamer Room, Powell Building
Eastern Kentucky University

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From Malaysia to Richmond, KY: Dr. Faridah Awang Tells Triumphant Life Story in Autobiography; Movie to Come

From Malaysia to Richmond, KY: Dr. Faridah Awang Tells Life Story in Autobiograp

She came from a poor family in rural Malaysia that often struggled to put food on the table.

ASN Director Dr. Minh Nguyen Honored as Mentor of the Month by Office of Undergraduate Research

Nguyen Honored as Mentor of the Month by Office of Undergraduate Research

Congratulations to Dr. Minh Nguyen on being selected as Mentor of the Month for October 2017 by the Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Endeavors. This office also designated him as EKU Top Mentor in 2014.

Student Activities Council: Cultural Dinner—Free Food Catered by Jerusalem Mediterranean Grill (Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 5:00-7:00 PM)

Student Activities Council: Cultural Dinner—Free Food Catered by Jerusalem

SGA Student Activities Council will be hosting a cultural dinner on the theme of the Middle East on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 in Powell Underground, Powell Building at 5:00-7:00 PM. Free food catered by Jerusalem Mediterranean Grill in Richmond. All are welcome and invited.

APPALACHIAN HERITAGE FESTIVAL: Beans and Greens With Jenny Williams

APPALACHIAN HERITAGE FESTIVAL: Beans and Greens With Jenny Williams

Appalachia is made up of many diverse cultures and traditions. Stop by Powell Corner between 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM to celebrate this diversity and the growing local foods movement in Appalachia through samples and stories with Perry County activist and educator Jenny Williams.

Asian Studies Director Dr. Minh Nguyen Receives Inaugural Distinguished Equity Award

Asian Studies Director Dr. Minh Nguyen Receives Inaugural Distinguished Equity A

Congratulations to Dr. Minh Nguyen on receiving the Inaugural Distinguished Equity Award. Nguyen was recognized at the 10th Annual Diversity Breakfast, hosted by the University Diversity Office and the University Diversity Committee, on Thursday, October 5, 2017, 7:30-9:30 AM.

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