Student Symposium "Young Asia: The Past and the Future"

  • Starts: 4:00 pm on Monday, October 22, 2012
  • Ends: 6:00 pm on Monday, October 22, 2012
MODERATOR: Taiyi Sun (Graduate Student and Lecturer, Dept. of Political Science) FACULTY COMMENTATORS: Cathy Yeh (Chinese Literature; Dept. of Modern Languages and Comparative Literatures) Eugenio Menegon (Chinese History, Department of History; Director, Center for the Study of Asia) Nancy Smith-Hefner (South-East Asia, Dept. of Anthropology) STUDENT PRESENTERS: CHINA: Kara Kexin Li (Undergraduate, COM) “Banned Facebook and Chinese Micro Blogs: Social Media and Youth in China Today” Peng Huang (Graduate Student, CAS, Economics) "Worry-free Investing: Creating a safe Investment Channel for China's Young Future" TAIWAN: Jully Chen (Undergraduate, CAS, Economics and International Relations) “Back to the Land? Taiwan’s Agriculture and the Future of Young Farmers” KOREA: Amy Arim Kim (Undergraduate, CAS, Economics and International Relations) “Hallyu as a Response: Globalization, Popular Culture and Their Effects on Youth” INDONESIA: Max Hasan (Undergraduate, CAS, Economics and International Relations) “Innovating Indonesia: How the New Resourceful Youth is Redefining Traditions for a New Era”
Location:
Pardee House, 67 Bay State Road

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