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Order of the Rising Sun 3rd Class with Gold Rays and Neck Ribbon

Order of the Rising Sun Awarded to Professor Helen Hardacre

May 16, 2018

Helen Hardacre, Reischauer Institute Professor of Japanese Religions and Society, has recently been conferred the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon, from the Japanese government. One of the oldest and highest national decorations, this award recognizes Professor Hardacre’s extensive contributions to the development of Japanese studies in the U.S. and the promotion of understanding toward Japanese society and culture.

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Wen Yu

Wen Yu

Lecturer on East Asian Languages and Civilizations
Spring 2018 Office Hours: Monday 1-3

Wen YU is a Lecturer in the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University. Born and...

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2 Divinity Ave., room 231
David Atherton

David Atherton

Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations
Spring 2018 Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 2:00 - 3:00 pm

David Atherton specializes in the study of Japanese literature and culture of the early modern (Edo or...

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2 Divinity Avenue, room 229
p: (617) 495-8374

Senior EAS Concentrators Present Research at Undergraduate Thesis Colloquium

February 17, 2017

This year's Senior Thesis Colloquium was a great success. Undergraduate students presented their research and preliminary conclusions on a broad spectrum of topics. They used varied methods to approach research questions surrounding gender, politics, labor rights, international relations, and literature.The colloquium was well attended by students and faculty alike, and each presentation produced a spirited back and forth about the intricacies and implications of the theses. 

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Dan Wang

Dan Wang

Drill Instructor in Chinese
Fall 2017 Office Hours: Tuesday 10:00-11:00 and Thursday 12:00-1:00
5 Bryant Street #301
p: 617 495 8765

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