SPAS Graduate Conference 2022 Call for Papers

Call for papers!

The School of Pacific and Asian Studies (SPAS) and the Department of Asian Studies at the University of Hawai‘i at
Mānoa (UHM) welcome proposals for papers, performances, and panels for the 33rd annual Asian Studies Graduate
Student Conference. The conference will be held on Zoom in synchronous webinar format on April 6-7, 2022.

Please submit a 250-300 word abstract by February 5, 2022 to Caitlin Hayes and Tasha Hayashi at

Please click this link for more details: SPAS Graduate Conference 2022: Call for Abstracts – Department of Asian Studies (

Virtual Rizalian Lecture: “The Last Days of Rizal,” by Sir Dr. Michael “Xiao” B. Chua, KGOR

The Center for Rizalian Studies of the Knights of Rizal-Aloha Chapter invites you to a virtual lecture, “The Last Days of Rizal: Clarifying the Clouds in the National Hero’s Life.” Please come and join us!

Lecturer: Sir Dr. Michael Charleston “Xiao” B. Chua, KGOR, Professor of History, De La Salle University

Date and Time: December 18, 2021, Saturday, 5:00 pm, Hawaii time (December 19, 2021, Sunday, 11:00 am, PH time)

Zoom Meeting ID: 872 9328 4532; Passcode: 832557

Please see flyer below for more details –

Another virtual Rizalian lecture, “The Theology of Struggle in the Noli and Fili,” by Dr. Carmelito Nomer S. Abolencia

You are invited to another exciting Rizalian lecture via Zoom: “The Theology of Struggle in the Noli and Fili.”

Speaker: Dr. Carmelito Nomer S. Abolencia, Director, Student Affairs & Service Office, Eastern Visayas State University
Date and time: December 11, 2021, Saturday, 5:00 pm (HI time), or
December 12, 2021, Sunday, 11:00am (PH time).
Host: Knights of Rizal-Aloha Chapter

For more details, please see the flyer below –