The Project for East Asian Studies at Trinity (EAST)
East Asian Studies at Trinity
One Trinity Place,
San Antonio, Texas 78212-7200
Join Friends of EAST, faculty and
alumni in supporting the future of
EAST by donating to
The Journey EAST Fund.
Go to trinity.edu/give and in the
"comments" section, indicate
The Journey EAST Fund, or
call Kathy McNeill at 210-999-747.
Women's History Month 2014 Event:
Ruth McLean Bowman Bowers Event lecture by Ms. Li Li, executive director of Global Village of Beijing. Ms. Li will share her experiences as an NGO leader and how women (and gender) roles in rural China are changing. For more details, please click here. For more information regarding Ms. Li, click here.
When: Tuesday, April 1st, 7:30-9:00pm
Where: Ruth Taylor Recital Hall
Who: Open to all Trinity students and the Trinity community
Trinity student Lauren Pond visited the Great Wall of China when she studied in that country in spring 2009.
The EAST Project is academically secured by two endowed professorships and is anchored by one of the largest undergraduate Chinese language programs in the nation. It's Bachelor of Science in Chinese Studies is unique in the country. EAST administers the Trinity in China language program in Shanghai, as well as formal exchange programs with universities in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and South Korea. Trinity is an active member of the National Consortium for Teaching about Asia (NCTA)--a Freeman Foundation-funded outreach program that trains local middle and high school teachers, and ASIANetwork, a group of colleges and universities that supports study abroad, faculty development, publication and fundraising. The EAST Project also administers the China in the Schools program, a pre-service teacher-training program that sends student interns to Hong Kong every summer. It is this breadth and depth that establishes Trinity as a leader among liberal arts colleges with East Asia programs.