"Culture is a treasure that follows its owner everywhere"
As the trend towards globalization continues, cultural awareness becomes a necessary skill in the workplace and a desirable personal attribute.
Why Asian American and Asian Studies?
- The experience of Asian Americans is an important part of U.S. culture and history
- Asia's economic importance and influence continue to grow at an exponential rate
- Asia's many cultural and linguistic traditions provide a multitude of interesting research topics
This site is designed to provide resources for students, teachers, and other professionals interested in the new perspectives and knowledge that can be gained through participating in Asian American and Asian studies programs.