The Daily Eastern News

Students to be recognized for excellence in research

Staff Report

April 10, 2018


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Six students were given the 2018 Awards for Excellence in Student Research and Creativity. They will be honored at a reception on Wednesday. The winners were Wonjin Song, an undergraduate in economics and mathematics, for his paper, “International Debt Impact on the Value of South Korean Cur...

12th annual Asian Heritage Month to begin with ‘A Taste of Asia’ reception

Vanessa Saltijeral, Contributing Writer

April 2, 2018


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Activities for Eastern’s 12th annual Asian Heritage Month are set to begin Tuesday. These activities started when a small group of students, faculty and staff with a desire to share their cultures and experiences of Asia on campus organized the month-long celebration, said History Professor Jinhee...

Cultural food, field trip, Holi this weekend

Staff Report

April 20, 2017


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  The Asian studies department is offering a variety of cultural activities this weekend to celebrate Asian Heritage Month. Students will have a chance to make their own world culture food 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the Christian Campus House. Attendees can make and taste new food from around...

Panelists discuss North Korea, South Korea, China

Panelists discuss North Korea, South Korea, China

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

April 13, 2017


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  The impeachment of South Korean president Park Geun-hye, relations between China and South Korea, and North Korean policies were among the topics of discussions by panelists, including visiting professors from China and Japan, Thursday as part of Asian Heritage Month. Park Geun-hye, the...

‘Ghosts of a War’ film to be shown for Asian Heritage Month

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

April 10, 2017


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Korean photographer Sohn Sung Hyun will present the film “So Long Asleep: Waking the Ghosts of a War” 7 p.m. Tuesday in Lumpkin Auditorium with a discussion to follow. The film was made by David Plath, an anthropology professor from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and will be shown...

Sushi starts off Asian Heritage Month

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

April 3, 2017


Filed under News, Online

The 11th Annual Asian Heritage Month kicks off with the “Taste of Asia” at 12 p.m. Tuesday in the Doudna Fine Arts Center Concourse. Free Asian food from QQ Buffet and Bangkok Thai Restaurant and Asian music will be available, including vegetarian options. Asia-related RSO representatives,...

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