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TANIP 2017 Now Accepting Applications

The Thai American National Internship Program (TANIP) is now accepting applications for 2017. Read More

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Delegation #106 Learns About Chinese Culture...

The 106th congressional staff delegation hosted by the Chinese People’s Institute of Foreign Affairs learns about Chinese culture in Gansu Province. The 106th delegation willRead More
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#106 Meets with Chinese Leaders...

The 106th congressional staff delegation hosted by the Chinese People’s Institute of Foreign Affairs met with leaders in the Chinese government in Tianjin. DelegationRead More
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Delegation #106 in China...

The 106th congressional staff delegation receives a copy Through the Eyes of Diplomats from their Chinese host in Beijing. Delegation #106 will visit Beijing, Shanghai, andRead More
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TANIP 2017 Now Accepting Applications...

The Thai American National Internship Program (TANIP) is now accepting applications for 2017. Founded in 2015, TANIP is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for Thai AmericanRead More
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2016 TANIP Participant Shares Her Experience...

Apisra “Annie” Srivanich-Raper, one of the six Thai American National interns this year, writes about her experience in Washington, D.C. this summer. Annie grewRead More
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Schwarzman Scholarship Information Session & Light Fare...

Join us on June 20, 2016 from 6:00-7:30pm at USAI for more information about the Schwarzman Scholars Program. Light refreshments will be provided. EnrollingRead More
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Institute Insider Insight: Human Rights in Nauru vis-a-vis...

2015 summer intern, Madelaine Clough, spoke on behalf of Franciscans International before the United Nations Human Rights Council in March 2016. Her statement spokeRead More
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Institute Insider Insights: “Slipping through the Cracks: ...

Every year atop a mountain in China's Yunnan province, a small minority of the roughly 450 students at Wantai Middle School[1] pass their highRead More
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Featured Analysis: Are Economic Resources to Blame for...

This February, reports of Chinese missiles in the South China Sea have reignited interest in a longstanding conflict between China and its Southeast AsianRead More

News & Updates


USAI Trustee Tom Ara to Speak at ABA'S 2016 Forum on Entertainment & Sports

One of USAI's trustee Tom K. Ara will speak at American Bar Association's 2016 Forum on Entertainment & Sports on Oct 6-8 representing Greenberg Traurig, LLP. Ara will be moderating a panel titled "Doing Business in China: Challenges and Opportunities."


Developing China: The Remarkable Impact of Foreign Direct Investment

The US-Asia Institute was honored to partner with the Hinrich Foundation to host Dr. Michael J. Enright for a private breakfast briefing on his new book, Developing China: The Remarkable Impact of Foreign Direct Investment. Founder and Chairman of Hinrich Foundation, Merle A. Hinrich, as well as Research Fellow Stephen Olson participated in the event.


USAI Staff and Friends Attended Chinese National Day Celebration

USAI staff and friends attended the celebration of the 67th Anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China at the Chinese Embassy. Head of Congressional Affairs, Minister-Counselor Zhang Min "Tommy," joined USAI for a picture at the reception.


2016 Summer Delegations Reunion

US-Asia Institute hosted a summer delegation reunion on September 22, 2016 for congressional staffers who traveled to China with us. Minister-Counselor Zhang Min "Tommy" made brief remarks on behalf of the Embassy of the People's Republic of China. We also took the time to thank our partners at Blue Ocean Technology for developing and upgrading our website.


USAI at Vietnam National Day Celebration

The Embassy of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam hosted its annual National Day celebration at Ambassador Pham Quang Vinh's residence on Monday, September 12. Senior Adviser Mary Purdy, Program Director Joycelyn Su, and Program Assistants Clara Lee and Gaofan Zhang attended the reception.


SIF Connects! Washington DC

This year's SIF Connects! Washington DC was themed "Innovative Social Policies for a Better World." Congressional Singapore Caucus Co-Chairs, Congressman Bradley Byrne and Congressman Denny Heck, made brief remarks. The speakers included SIF Chairman Ambassador Ong Keng Yong, USAI Chairman Kent Lucken, Singapore Envoy to the Middle East Ambassador Zainul Abidin Rasheed, Ashoka Program Director Ms. Claire Fallender and National University of Singapore Research Fellow Dr. Mathew Mathews.

US-Asia Institute 35th Anniversary Gala

On March 27, 2014, US-Asia Institute celebrated its 35th anniversary at the United Nations, New York City. Thank you to all who attended!

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