February 19, 2013
Apply for the $3,000 AASP Summer Fellowship! Deadline is April 8.
December 9, 2013
NU Director of Asian American Studies, Carolyn Chen, wrote a New York Times Op Ed, "Asians: Too Smart for Their Own Good?"
April 4, 2012
Director Carolyn Chen in an article by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of International Information Programs
Director Carolyn Chen was quoted in an article about the increasing trend of Asian American Studies on college campuses. Director Chen said, "We see it as contributing to the American narrative, to a larger story about who Americans are," according to the article.
Read more of what Director Chen said here:
April 2, 2012
17th Annual Asian American Showcase featuring Professor Tatsu Aoki
NU Asian American Studies' very own Professor Tatsu Aoki has a film called Ah Sou Desuka: Is That So! that will be featured at the 17th Annual Asian American Showcase! He will be joining special guests in performing a live soundtrack for his new film on Sunday, April 8, at 5:30 p.m.
For more information about the showcase and a full listing of its events, go to: www.faaim.org
March 5, 2012
Director Chen on CNN.com!
Asian American Studies Director Caroyln Chen discusses Jeremy Lin and the Christian idenitity on CNN.com!
"What's happening at the college level, for students this is a really important time and this is a really important form of community," Chen said. "It is also somewhat like an extended family for them."
Also check out this article about AASP's very own alum Joe Lee!
March 1, 2012
Check out this article on Philip Yu, one of the most popular Asian American bloggers and Asian American Studies Alum!
FRESH OFF THE BOAT: Reflections on an Asian American Life Beyond Northwestern
May 21, 2013 • 4:45 PM - 6:00 PM