College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Japan Fest 2014

Students and teachers, friends and family, everyone is invited to join us for a fun and informative afternoon to learn more about the traditions of Japan. Schedule of Events 12:00-1:00: Activity: Try your hand at Japanese crafts with Randi Hacker, CEAS Outreach Director, and Erika Norikami, Japan Outreach Coordinator 1:00-1:50: Lecture: Learn about the tea ceremony and the Japanese appreciation for the four seasons with KU scholars Ayako Mizumura and Mindy Landeck 2:00-3:00: Gallery Tours: Discover some of the Museums treasures with gallery talks by Kris Ercums, Curator of Global Contemporary and Asian Art, and Ye Gee Kwon, Carpenter Foundation Intern of Asian Art 3:00-3:50: Performance: Japanese drumming with Three Trails Taiko This FREE event is sponsored by the Center for East Asian Studies at the University of Kansas; the Japan Foundation, Center for Global Partnership; and the Spencer Museum of Art.
April 12, 2014
12:00 pm - 04:00 pm
Spencer Museum of Art

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CEAS M.A. Program

The Center for East Asian Studies (CEAS) at The University of Kansas now offers an M.A. program in Contemporary East Asian Studies. Full-time students with prior East Asian language training will be able to complete the degree within 12 months. For more information about this M.A. program including specific requirements for admission, visit, or contact Ayako Mizumura, Assistant Director of CEAS, by email ( or call 785-864-1478. You can also download our program flyer (PDF) Please share this information with your friends, colleagues and students! We are looking forward to hearing from you.

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