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Month: August 2017

24Aug

  Nattacha Munakata is currently studying Community Health with a concentration in Clinical Science (Pre-Med) at George Mason University. This summer, she interned at the office of Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership (CAPAL) through the Thai-American National Internship Program. The following is the speech she gave at the concluding reception of TANIP, held at...

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23Aug

  Grace Namchaithotsaphon is currently working towards a degree in International Studies at the University of North Florida. This summer, she interned in the office of Congressman Robert Brady (D-PA) through the Thai-American National Internship Program. The Thai-American National Internship Program was one of the best experiences I’ve ever had. At the start of this...

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23Aug

  Mancherie La Mere studies Business English Communication at Thammasat University. This summer, she interned with Representative Scott Tipton (R-CO) through the Thai-American National Internship Program. This summer, I had one of the best experiences of my life: the Thai-American National Internship Program. It was made possible by the Royal Thai Embassy in cooperation with...

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23Aug

  Balin Kird-In is currently working toward a Master’s degree in Political Science at Florida Atlantic University. This summer, she interned for Congressman Bill Foster (D-IL) through the Thai American National Internship Program. The Thai American National Internship Program (TANIP) is a wonderful program that is filled with many opportunities and experiences. TANIP provided a...

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17Aug
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On Thursday, August 17, a delegation of top officials from the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region visited the US-Asia Institute.

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17Aug
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About The Series: The US-Asia Institute in partnership with the US-Japan Caucus, and with the help of Sasakawa USA hosted the Inaugural Japan 101 Seminar Series in the summer of 2017. This year, more than 200 congressional staff attended at least one Japan 101 seminar. Nearly 60 staffers received a Professional Development Certificate from USAI...

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03Aug
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Alison Steinbach, a Program Assistant in the summer of 2017, spent two weeks of July in Yunnan Province’s Tibetan Plateau to assist with a documentation and relocation project of a traditional farmstead house. For more information about the project, see here. In southwestern China – neighboring Tibet and Myanmar, intersected by the “Three Parallel Rivers,”...

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