News and Announcements


The Chao Center seeks a Postdoctoral Fellow in Southeast Asian Studies (read more)

The Chao Center offers Asian Studies majors up to $2,000 to participate in academic year Houston area internships in Asia and/or Asian America related businesses and organizations (read more)

The Transnational Asia: an online interdisciplinary journal editorial committee calls for submissions for its Fall 2017 issue. (read more)

Asian Studies student Aaron Huang receives Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship (read more from The Washington Center and Rice News)

Anne Chao and HAAA featured in Rice At Large (read more)

The Chao Center is happy to announce the inaugural issue of Rice Asian Studies Review, a new undergraduate journal from the Rice Asian Studies Organization. (read more)

Asian Studies student Hanna Downing receives a Fullbright English Teaching Assistant fellowship to Taiwan. (read more)

The Chao Center releases inaugural issue of Transnational Asia: an online interdisciplinary journal. (read more)    

Houston Asian American Archive receives grant from Resilient Networks to Support Inclusive Digital Humanities Project, which encourages the collaboration among librarians, students and scholars in advancing digital humanities scholarship

The Chao Center receives federal grant to enhance the Asian Studies curriculum (read more)

Asian Studies faculty Nanxiu Qian, Richard Smith receive NEH grant to host international conference on the Sinosphere (read more

Asian Studies alumnus and Chef Willet Feng '06 pursues his culinary passion by opening Kuma Burgers (read more

Through a generous donation from leaders in the Jain community, the Chao Center will be administering the Bhagwaan Mahavir/Chao Family Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship in Jain Studies beginning in Fall 2016. (read more

Students interested in joining the Rice Asian Studies Organization (RASO) should direct inquiries to Jackson Neagli at jpn1@rice.edu .


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