CEAPS News & Announcement

CEAPS News & Announcement

  • Darmasiswa Indonesian Scholarship Program
    2/22/2016The Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in Chicago writer The Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in Chicago by The Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in Chicago published by The Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in Chicago

    It is a pleasure to inform you that The Ministry of Education and Culture of the Republic of Indonesia in cooperation the The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia is offering a one-year 'Darmasiswa Indonesian Scholarship Program' for academic year 2016/2017 (September 2106 - August 2017) to the foreign students.

    The scholarship recipents will have an opportunity to be eligible for free tuition and other expenses. Application should be endorsed by the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in Chicago at the address of 211 W. Wacker Dr. 8th Fl. Chicago, IL 60606. We must recieve the submission for the Darmasiswa scholarships no later than February 22, 2016.

    Please find the application form and brief information of the 2016 Darmasiswa Indonesian Scholarship Program at our website (http://darmasiswa.kemdikbud.go.id/darmasiswa/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Application-Form-DRI-2016-2017.pdf). The detail information also available on the website: http://darmasiswa.kemdikbud.go.id/darmasiswa/

  • CEAPS Brown Bag Series
    2/19/2016Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS) writer Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS) by Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS) published by Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS)

    CEAPS Brown Bag Series

    How is Overseas Summer Camp? The Perspectives of Chinese Adolescents and Their Parents

     

    Speaker: Joy (Zhuowei) Huang (Assistant Professor, University of Illinois)

    Date/Time: Friday, February 19th, Noon – 1:00 pm

    Location: Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

     

    **Please see the attached flyer for more details.

  • East Asian Languages and Area Studies Fellowship
    2/15/2016Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS) writer Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS) by Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS) published by Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS)
    The Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies would like to draw your attention to the following fellowship announcement from the Center:

    East Asian Languages and Area Studies Fellowship
    One fellowship that will include a tuition and fee waiver plus a stipend of up to $10,000 is available to graduate students at the University of Illinois.

    Fellowship Selection Criteria
    • Academic achievement.
    • Current enrollment in the intermediate level in the language you propose to study during the fellowship term.
    • Demonstrated commitment and intent to use the language and area studies knowledge in future studies and/or professional career.
    • Three letters of reference.
    Please send the documents (Statement of Purpose, three Letters of Reference and graduate and undergraduate transcripts) via email as PDF documents to Elizabeth Oyler at eaoyler@illinois.edu

    Application Deadline: February 15, 2016
    For any questions, please contact:
    Elizabeth Oyler / Mail: eaoyler@illinois.edu

    Please see the attachment for more details.
  • AsiaLens ‘Tales of the Waria’
    2/9/2016Asian Educational Media Service (AEMS) writer Asian Educational Media Service (AEMS) by Asian Educational Media Service (AEMS) published by Asian Educational Media Service (AEMS)

    AsiaLens

    ‘Tales of the Waria’

    Discussant: Leslie Marrow (Director, LGBT Resource Center, Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Relations, UI)

    Date/Time: Tuesday, February 9th, 7:00 pm

    Location: Knight Auditorium at Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana

    Description:
    Indonesia is home to the world’s largest Muslim population. It is also home to a community of transgendered individuals known as warias, biological men who live openly as women. In this eye-opening PBS documentary, four warias search for romance and intimacy. Along the way, they encounter unique obstacles that force them to make extraordinary sacrifices to keep the ones they love.

    Winner of the Best Documentary Award, San Diego Asian Film Festival.

  • Japan House Internship Program
    2/8/2016Japan House writer Japan House by Japan House published by Japan House

    Japan House is seeking undergraduate students who are deeply interested in promoting traditional Japanese Arts and Culture for internships in the 2016-2017 academic year.

    Qualifications:
    •Sincere interest in Japanese Arts and Culture
    •Ability to work collaboratively with other interns and Japan House administration
    •Demonstrates strong sense of commitment and responsibility with willingness to take initiative
    •Must be a currently enrolled undergraduate of the University of Illinois and register for ARTD299: Japan House Internship (Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00 to 4:00) for fall semester 2016.

    Application Process:
    Please submit a completed application form (http://go.illinois.edu/JH_Internship) along with an updated resume to Cynthia Voelkl, Assistant Director at cvoelkl@illinois.edu by 5:00 pm on February 8, 2016. Follow up interviews to be conducted the week of February 15, 2016.

    For more information, please visit Japan House Internship Program webpage.