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AUT 2013 LING Elective: ASIAN 498 The Korean Alphabet: Its History and Structure

ASIAN 498 The KOREAN ALPHABET: ITS HISTORY AND STRUCTURE SLN: 10497 5 credits AUTUMN 2013 MW 3:30-5:20 SAV 168 The course is intended for Korean majors and minors, but other undergraduate students studying Korean or interested in language and linguistics are welcome. … Continue reading

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Luce Scholars Fellowship Program for Professional Placement in Asia – Information Sessions 05/29/13, 05/30/13, 06/25/13

Seniors, recent alums, graduate and professional students at UW are encouraged to apply for the Luce Scholars Program. This is a great opportunity for those with little or no prior experience in, or education about, Asian countries to add this … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS: Asian Languages & Literatures Colloquium (Abstracts Due 03/22/13)

The Asian Languages and Literature graduate students are currently planning our annual colloquium! Please inform any graduate and undergraduate students associated with topics concerning Asian literature, linguistics, culture, or society who would like to take part in this colloquium. The … Continue reading

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Luce Scholars Program Information Session, 7/26, 3:30

Students with an interest in working abroad may want to attend the July 26 information session on the Luce Scholars Program, which provides one year of support for students working in Asia.  The last information session will be held Tuesday, … Continue reading

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Linguistics Colloquium 5/27 – Michael Shapiro

For this Friday’s colloquium, please come hear Michael Shapiro from AL&L discuss Hindi and Urdu. Abstract below. LINGUISTICS COLLOQUIUM Michael Shapiro University of Washington, Department of Asian Language and Literature So How Many Languages are Hindi and Urdu Anyway?  And … Continue reading

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Applied Linguistics Talk – Richard Harrison (03/08/11)

Asian Languages & Literature is presenting a talk entitled “Using Media-Based Projects in Teaching Japanese” – although the speaker will talk about teaching Japanese specifically, it should be a good talk for anyone interested in teaching a language. Using Media-Based … Continue reading

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Japanese Technical Translation: Freelancing as a Career

If you’re interested in working in translation, be sure to see this presentation on Tuesday by Benjamin Barrett, a LING department alumnus.

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