05/04/2020 - Note: At the time of writing, AAS 120, Intro to Asian American Pop Culture, and AAS 200, U.S. Race and Empire, have both been filled.
05/01/2020 - The Department of Asian American Studies is pleased to announce that the winners of the first Betty Lee Sung Undergraduate Award and the annual Jeffrey S.
04/17/2020 - This is on behalf of the Illinois Student Government’s Helping Others Personal <
04/15/2020 - Department of Asian American Studies University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
04/02/2020 - The following companies are offering free or discounted expanded internet access:
03/06/2020 - Congratulations to these AAS faculty members and teaching assistants who were ranked as excellent by their students in the Fall 2019 semester!
03/05/2020 - The Department of Asian American Studies is pleased to announce that nominations are now open for a new departmental award.
02/17/2020 - Rubab Hyder is a History major and student in Asian American Studies. She has spent several semesters conducting independent study sessions with AAS professors Dr. Fiona Ngo and Dr.
02/06/2020 - The Illinois News Bureau wrote an article on the Abolition and Immigrant Justice Panel happening tonight (2/6/2020) as part of the CAS Aboli
02/06/2020 - Amerasia Journal has issued a call for papers for a special issue, entitled “Critical Refugee Studies.” The issue will be co-edited by Illinois AAS Assistant Professor Lila Sha
01/31/2020 - Dr.
12/18/2019 - Courses in AAS that fulfill the US Minority Cultures General Education Requirement in Spring 2020:
11/14/2019 - This Fall and Spring, AAS Professor Naomi Paik and GWS Professor Toby Beauchamp are spearheading the Abolition initiative in CAS, involving a series of talks in the fall and a graduate seminar cour
09/04/2019 - Congratulations to these AAS faculty members and TAs who were ranked as excellent by their students in the Spring 2019 semester!
04/23/2019 - AAS Assistant Professor Maryam Kashani has been awarded one of two Junior Research Fellowships by the Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory for her project "Medina by the Bay: An Islamic Ethic