University of Toronto Alumni Portrait: Betty Xie, Director and Film-Maker

November 17, 2015

Asia-Pacific Studies alumna Betty Xie will serve as a panelist at the Asian Institute’s Global Careers through Asia conference on January 29, 2016.

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Moving Forward: 45 Years of Canada-China Relations

CORN’s New Project: “Moving Forward”

November 10, 2015

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photo by Tong Lam

Big Ideas Competition Invites Students to Make a Difference

November 9, 2015

Through a series of workshops, a project proposal, and a pitch competition, students will compete for prize money to implement their creative, social entrepreneurial, or innovative project in Asia.

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CAS students in Myanmar

In Myanmar, U of T undergrads gain perspective on peace-building

October 26, 2015

International Course Module Program gives students global learning experience

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Cara Lew and Alice Niu

Outstanding Student Leaders Recognized by Dr. David Chu Program

October 23, 2015

Students Cara Lew and Alice Niu were recognized with Dr. David Chu Leadership Awards in Asia-Pacific Studies for their activities in the 2014–15 academic year.

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CAS Students Organize Expert Panel on Today’s Japan

October 21, 2015

On October 5, Japan Today, a panel discussion by renowned experts on contemporary Japan, was held at the University of Toronto organized by the Contemporary Asian Studies Student Union (CASSU).  The event was a part of the ongoing JAPAN NOW...

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September 28, 2015

The University of Toronto has received an anonymous gift of $5 million to endow the Richard Charles Lee Directorship of the Asian Institute and launch the Asian Pathways Research Lab.

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Korean officials, scholars strengthen ties with U of T

September 16, 2015

The conference, Canadian-Korean Relations in the 21st Century: Opportunities, Challenges & Strategies, was organized by PhD student Tina Park.

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STEP forward through Asia

STEP Forward Funding Puts CAS Students on the Path to Success

July 30, 2015

The Asian Institute’s STEP Forward proposal was selected for funding from the Faculty of Arts & Science for the 2015-16 and 2016-17 academic years.

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Asha Toronto

Asha Toronto: An Intellectually Considered Response to the Nepal Earthquake

July 29, 2015

Scholars and community members come together at the Asian Institute to engage in critical discussion about effective disaster relief and take action to help rebuild Nepal.

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