Summer 2015 Course Offerings

Japanese 111-1 and Chinese 111-1,2,3 will be offered this summer. For more information, please visit SummerNU.

New Open Positions in DALC

Review the position descriptions and application requirements for two new faculty openings within our department:

South Asian Literature and Culture, Assistant Professor - deadline to apply is November 7th

Korean Literature and Culture, Assistant Professor - deadline to apply is November 10th, 2014.

Study Abroad in Japan Info Session

Interested in studying abroad in Japan?  Come to our annual Study Abroad in Japan Information Session on Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014, 4:00 - 5:30PM in Louis Hall 226.

2014 Fall Major/Minor Fair

Come visit us at this year's major/minor fair and learn more about our new major approved this past spring. Fair takes place Thursday, September 18th, 2014, 1:00-4:00pm on the 2nd floor in Norris Center.

DALC's New Location

DALC is now located on the 5th floor of 1800 Sherman Avenue, Suite 5400. Come visit us in our new space.

Visit us on Facebook!

We are found at NUDALC on facebook. Look for interesting posts and exciting events happening around the world.

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Winters Quarter Happenings


Why Study Asian Languages and Cultures?

Knowledge of an Asian language offers entry into rich and complex cultures that are both fascinating and thought provoking. Moreover, familiarity with an Asian language, history, and culture provides an informed perspective on parts of the world that are economically and politically important to everyone. Areas such as the sciences and engineering fields offer exchange opportunities where fluency in an Asian language becomes quite useful. By the same token, gaining an in-depth understanding of our own cultural traditions and origins in new and exciting ways.

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