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Traveling the New (and Old) Streets of Beijing

July 25, 2016

Posted by: rldavis

Nicholas Steele at a Beijing subway station

Nicholas Steele, a UW undergraduate in International Studies, was awarded a Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship to study Chinese with the CET Program in Beijing this summer.  He

Speaking about global issues to K-12 schools

March 16, 2016

Posted by: mbarnes7

Phil Neff at WSCSS Chelan 2016

Each year, the Jackson School of International Studies co-sponsors the Washington State Council for the Social Studies spring conference, a professional development event organized by K-12 educators. This year, the

Jackson School starts new Taiwan initiative

February 22, 2016

Posted by: thormm

In introducing the Feb. 18 panel discussion “Taiwan 2016 Elections: Retrospect and Prospect,” Jackson School of International Studies Director Reşat Kasaba also highlighted the start of a new initiative at

Prof. Ken Pyle: influencer, scholar, leader

November 3, 2015

Posted by: thormm

Professor Ken Pyle

Leading-edge in international studies  Professor Kenneth B. Pyle may be retiring this year after 51 years of full-time teaching at the Jackson School of International Studies, but his influential role on