Asian Studies Initiative at Boston University (ASIABU)



The Asian Studies Initiative at Boston University (ASIABU) serves as a liaison between students and faculty with interests in the study of Asia at Boston University in order to promote opportunities learning about Asia and to develop career goals related to Asia for students, regardless of ethnic background. Its aim is also to foster collaboration with faculty in this rapidly expanding and developing field across the University. In addition to the annual Asian Studies reception, each semester ASIABU hosts numerous “tea talks,” lectures, excursions, and other academic and social events related to the study of Asia.

We are currently recruiting Cultural Ambassadors, who act as the representatives between ASIABU and other student groups on campus. Click here to learn more and to apply for the position.

2014-2015 Executive Board: Jimmy Liu (alumnus), Naveed Ghani (treasurer), Yanqitian “Sam Huang (cultural ambassador), Polly Yang (cultural ambassador), Lin Yu Song (cultural ambassador), Ragini Vaani” Jha (public relations), Samantha Catalfamo (secretary), Song Han Nguyen (co-vice president), Krystal Tolani (cultural ambassador), Mei Hua Li (co-vice president), and Yi-An Chen (president). 

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