Phra Thinang, Thai Summer Palace
Boats docked in the city of Hoi An, a coastal city of Vietnam. The city served as a busy Southeast Asian trading port between the 15th and 19th centuries.
Tea Plantation, Indonesia
Ha Long Bay, Vietnam
More than a century of academic engagement with Southeast Asia at the University of Michigan
One of the largest programs devoted to this region in the United States, the University of Michigan Center for Southeast Asian Studies seeks to promote a broader and deeper understanding of Southeast Asia, its people, and their cultures. CSEAS is also a U.S. Department of Education designated National Resource Center, funded to develop area studies education for this region of the world.
Fall 2013 CSEAS Newsletter
U-M Professor of Nursing takes students on Clinical Experience Project to Thaila
This trip is supported in part by the Amnuay-Viravan Thai Studies Endowment. Full story »
U-M students design shelters for Habitat for Humanity Thailand
Students from U-M's Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, with support from the Center for Southeast Asian Studies, join the firm Studiomake and Rangsit University in designing quick, affordable emergency shelter for Habitat for Humanity Thailand. The goal of the structure is to provide shelter for underprivileged communities in times of natural disaster or displacement. TCAUP professors Meredith Miller and Etienne Turpin led the group. Check out a video.
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- John Whitmore Wins Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2013 Award January 10, 2014
- U-M Professor of History, Rudolf Mrazek, Retires January 7, 2014
- Pre-Screening Q&A/Discussion on the Indonesian reception of the film The Act of Killing
- 6:30 PM
- The Act of Killing, a Film by Joshua Oppenheimer
- CSEAS Lecture Series. "From Street Singer to President: Music, Politics, and Islam in Indonesia"
Speaker: Andrew Weintraub, University of Pittsburgh
- 1:00 PM