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Posted on | April 30, 2010 | Comments Off on Kudos

Kudos for West Oʻahu’s Li-Hsiang Lisa Rosenlee and Mānoa’s Carole Petersen.

West Oʻahu Associate Professor Li-Hsiang Lisa Rosenlee was selected by the National Endowment for the Humanities to be a participant of the summer institute as part of the Asian Studies Development program, a joint project of the East-West Center and Mānoa. The five-week institute, titled The Silk Roads: Early Globalization and Chinese Cultural Identities, will make use of the rich history of the Silk Roads as a way of examining how global interconnectedness shapes and is shaped by culture. Read the news release.

Carole Petersen, Mānoa Spark M. Matsunaga Institute for Peace director, delivered the 19th Annual Daniel S. Sanders Peace and Social Justice Lecture, “Trafficking of Women: Legal Debates and Social Realities,” at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.