Asian Initiatives 2018-2019

News and Events Around the State:

Asia Council 2019 Workshop TBA soon

The 2019 Asia Council Workshop has not yet been determined.  Please check back later in the year for updates.  

Valdosta State awarded U.S. Department of State Grant

Valdosta State University and The Business College of Shanxi University have been awarded a grant to establish an American Culture Center in Shanxi University.  The grant will focus on "Innovation and Entrepreneurship".  The American Culture Center's goal is to provide a space to create interactions that allow Chinese audiences to better understand the United States, its culture, society, government, language, laws, economic system, and values. To find out more about the American Culture Center network in China, follow this link: American Centers for Cultural Exchange  Valdosta State has named David Starling, the current Chair of the Asia Council, to head up the project.   

There are many opportunities to get involved with Asian events around the state of Georgia.  Please notify us if you have events to post so we can get the word out.

 JAPANFEST Atlanta  (Japanfest Website Link)

          September TBA

Other opportunities for students and faculty