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Article Prize Won by Dr. Lothspeich

Here in DAMES, our professors do more than teach. They inspire, they collaborate, they research,…

Seniors Present Research at 2024 Senior Honors Colloquium

On April 25th, 2024, seniors from the Departments of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, American…

DAMES Graduating Senior Featured in College Up Close

Logan Dosher’s interest in studying Chinese was sparked during an immersive Mandarin language program in…

Global Heel: Luoyi Cai

COIL enriches Chinese language learning at Carolina  “What have been your happiest moments in life?”…

 

Faculty Spotlight

Kyoungjin Bae

Kyoungjin Bae

Dr. Kyoungjin Bae joins the DAMES faculty...

Robin Visser

Robin Visser

Dr. Robin Visser has published a new book...

Keren He

Keren He

Dr. Keren He has won a 2024-25 academic fellowship...

Yurika Tamura

Yurika Tamura

An interview with Dr. Yurika Tamura, one of the newest faculty members here in DAMES...

 

Alumni Spotlight

Erin Posas and Matt Coss

Erin Posas and Matt Coss

Follow the journey of two of our 2016 grads, Erin Posas and Matt Coss!

Lauren Trushin

Lauren Trushin

Lauren Trushin, class of 2017, graduated with a double major in Public Policy and History and a minor in Asian Studies...

Jason Mortimer

Jason Mortimer

Jason Mortimer grew up in Durham and graduated from UNC-CH in 2006 with degrees in Asian Studies and...

Laurel Foote-Hudson

Laurel Foote-Hudson

Laurel Foote-Hudson came to UNC-Chapel Hill with a deep and abiding passion for the study of languages. She ended up majoring in both Asian Studies...

 

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