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Recent News & Announcements
Ang Lee Film Fesitval ~Taiwan Film Series~
The Ang Less Film Festival at UTSA is generously sponsored by Houston's Taiwan Academy Read news release
Life of Pi: 2/27 (Th)
5:00 p.m. reception
5:45 p.m.: Public screening
8:00 p.m.: Discussion to be led by Dr. Steven Kellman, Prof. of English at UTSA UTSA campus map
UTSA Meter parking info (pay in garage)
Wedding Banquet: 3/17 (M) at 5:30-8:00 p.m. in MB 1.124
Eat Drink Man Woman: 4/10 (Th) 5:30-8:00 p.m. in MB 1.120
Modern Languages and Literatures Department at UTSA will offer a begining-level Korea class for credit starting this fall. The class will be a four-credit class and meet 12:00-1:00 p.m. on MWF. (Classroom TBA.) Call 210.458.8558 for more info. CRN#: 10567
Second Kimchi Festival in San Antonio
Got Kimchi? WE DO! Come celebrate Korea, its culture, cuisine, art, crafts and more at UTSA's Main Campus on Saturday, March 22, 2014. The event will take place 2:00-4:00 p.m. on the ground floor in the Main Building and is free and open to the public. Read news release
Assembly Dance Theatre from Taiwan to perform at UTSA on April 2, 2014
6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
UTSA downtown campus Buena Vista Theatre News release
UTSA's Inaugual Japanese Theater Play Contest
Date: 3/28 (F) 6:00-9:00 p.m. Venue: UTSA's Main Campus (Main Building 0.104)
Application deadline: December 18, 2013. Contact 210.458.8550 or email@example.com for more info.
If you are interested in acting and showcasing your Japanese language abilitiesm, this contest is for you!
UTSA's students recently returned from Japan after spending 10 days there for a study tour to be immersed in the langauge and culture, and doing homestay in Kyoto. Read more....
Tomoe Kumashiro served as a Japan Outreach Coordiantor from 2011-2013 at the Univerity of Texas at San Antonio. She left several legacies and will be missed by her new found friends in the Alamo City. To read more about Tomoe Kumashiro
Reading Jumping for JOI Quarterly newsletter 3 (April-July, 2012)
The East Asia Institute and the UTSA community share our concern and sympathy for those that have been deeply affected in the earthquakes/tsunami tragedy that occurred on March 11, 2011 in Japan.
To find people in the affected areas, learn travel info to Japan and the most up to date news, and to make donations for the victims, please use the following links:
Read UTSA's Fundraising Efforts for Japan: "UTSA Cares about Japan" Donation Drive
Donations/Contributions through The American Red Cross: http://american.redcross.org
Google People Finder: http://japan.person-finder.appspot.com/?lang=en
State Department for travel: http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/pa/pa_5378.html
Consulate General of Japan at Houston: http://www.houston.us.emb-japan.go.jp/en/archive/2011/page20110311_Earthquake.htm
NHK news (Japan's Public Broadcast Company): http://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/index.html
To find U.S. citizens in Japan: JapanEmergencyUSC@state.gov
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