These are one credit courses in UBC’s Faculty of Arts and are open to all. Courses will be scheduled in late April/early May in one or two week sessions with approximately 13 instructional hours. Apply for short intensive Nepal and Tibetan language courses at UBC by March 15th.
The Government of the Republic of Korea, through the National Institute for International Education Development (NIIED), has launched its scholarship competition for Canadian students and researchers. Up to three scholarships are offered for study or research at the Master’s or PhD level in Korean studies, humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, engineering, and other fields of study.
Sixty students will be selected as delegates to the 2016 Many Languages, One World Global Youth Forum and Conference where they will create plans of action related to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The students will present these plans at United Nations Headquarters in New York City in July 2016.
The Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre will be hosting a Kimono Fashion Show on Sunday, April 3, 2016. The event will feature kimono for all seasons, kimono accessories and Asian bridal outfits. Additionally, there will be panels related to Kimono dressing as well as kimono accessories and clothes on sale.