Spring 2021 Commencements

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR RECENT GRADUATE IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN STUDIES! THE FOLLOWING STUDENT SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED THEIR ORAL DEFENSE AND RECEIVED THE MASTERS DEGREE IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN STUDIES:   Hong Dinh defended her Masters thesis, “Let’s Learn …

NYSEAN Public Universities Consortium: 2021 Inaugural Conference

The NYSEAN Public Universities Consortium (PUC) aims to foster and facilitate interdisciplinary Southeast Asian studies throughout the SUNY and CUNY systems. At a time when institutional support for less-commonly-taught languages, innovative international programs, “niche” classes, and interdisciplinary …

Katherine Bowie Establishes Thai Studies Funds

Over the past several months, Professor Katherine Bowie, Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor of Anthropology and Southeast Asian Studies, has donated $60,000 to support the study of Thailand at the UW-Madison. This endowment fund will be …