Would you like to learn more about Asian cultures? You can take classes from the academic programs listed below.
Asian American Studies ProgramAsian American Studies is an interdisciplinary field that examines the history, arts, culture, and life experiences of people of Asian descent in the United States, ranging from recent immigrants to seventh- or eighth-generation Americans.
Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in SocietyThe Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society at Indiana University in Bloomington is an interdisciplinary, academic center. Its mission is to promote research on race and ethnicity, bring together scholars across interdisciplinary units for dialogue and collaboration, and train the next generation of scholars here on the IUB campus.
Area Studies Programs
- Arabic Flagship Center
- Center for the Study of the Middle East
- Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures
- Chinese Flagship Center
- Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
- East Asian Studies Center
- Institute for Korean Studies
- Research Center for Chinese Politics and Business
The Asian Culture Center is the heartbeat of the Asian/Asian American/Pacific Islander community here at IUB. Partnering with the ACC on various events and activities has energized Asian American Studies by drawing new audiences and extending our impact throughout the campus and into Bloomington and beyond. We are so grateful for the synergy and dynamism of the ACC!
Ellen Wu, Associate Professor, History Department