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The Center for East Asian Studies (CEAS), at the University of Arizona, is a Title VI National Resource Center supported by the U.S. Department of Education. CEAS assists and promotes the study of and research into East Asian languages and cultures throughout the university. In the community, our center aims to produce equitable and inclusive access to educational materials, professional development, cultural demonstrations, and exchange opportunities related to East Asia and the region's languages across Southern Arizona, and beyond.

 Center Directors

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Wenhao Diao

Center Co-Director


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Scott Gregory

Center Co-Director


Recent News

Hanna Nkulu
April 7, 2024
Let's congratulate Hanna for receiving the Fulbright U.S. Student Award! Hanna Nkulu, an undergraduate student of the University of Arizona, has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program award to serve as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in…
Worlds of Experience 2024 Recruiting
Jan. 16, 2024
Sign up for the Worlds of Experience for Language Learning (WELL) 2024 Spring Cohort Worlds of Experience for Language Learning (WELL) a CERCLL and Title VI funded project, is recruiting for the new Spring 2024 cohort of K-12 and community college…
Jan. 12, 2024
🎉 Congratulations to the Winners of the CLASxCEAS Photography Contest! 📸 We are thrilled to announce the outstanding winners of the CLASxCEAS Photography Contest! Your creativity and talent have truly shone through, making this competition a…

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