“Joint Seabed Resource Extraction Feasibility in East Asia,” by Yoichiro Sato

On Wednesday, February 19 at 1:30 pm in Saunders 442, Dr. Mary McDonald will welcome guest lecturer Dr. Yoichiro Sato into her seminar on Contemporary Japan to speak about the feasibility of joint seabed resource extraction in East Asia.  Click HERE to access flyer.

This talk is open to the public.  Refreshments will NOT be served.


Dr. Genshitsu Sen on the Spirit of Tea and Peacefulness

The Center for Japanese Studies is much honored to bring you a talk by Dr. Genshitsu Sen, 15th-generation Grand Tea Master.  Dr. Sen will speak on the spirit of tea and peacefulness in Moore Hall 319 on Wednesday, February 12 at 2:00pm.  Click HERE for flyer.  All are welcome to attend.


明けましておめでとうございます / Happy New Year!

To welcome  you to the new year, here are three photos from the first tea event of the year by the UH Tea Club, January 18, 2014.

“Sino-Japanese Relations Viewed in a Global Context,” by Dr. David Arase

The Center for Japanese Studies is pleased to welcome Dr. David Arase from the Johns Hopkins University-Nanjing University Center for Chinese and American Studies on Friday, February 7th to usher in a new semester of CJS seminars.  Dr. Arase will address the relationship between China and Japan from many perspectives, emphasizing their global impact.

Please join us!  Link to flyer HERE.