News and Events


  • "My Name is Khan". Viewing and panel discussion of the film. Come join Dr. Jeffrey Diamond and student panelists for viewing, discussion on religious discrimination against Muslims in the US, and refreshments., November 7, 2013, HAB 117.
  • "JASM Career Day". Job workshop discussions on various corporate positions, small breakout sessions with JET Alumni and Japan-related professionals, resume one-on-one counseling, and a keynote speaker.  November 9, 2013
  • SASLI (South Asian Summer Language Institute) is now accepting student applications for Summer 2013!  We will be offering the following languages at both the Elementary and the Intermediate levels for 2013: Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Malayalam, Marathi, Pashto, Sanskrit, Sindhi, Sinhala, Tamil, Telugu, Tibetan, and Urdu.
    Funding is available! Please check the SASLI website for details:  The SASLI application is available at the following URL:

 Recurring Events

  • The CSB/SJU Asia Club meets every other Wednesday (even days) at 4:30 in HAB 107 at CSB.
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Professor Richard Bohr
Director of Asian Studies
Richarda N29
College of Saint Benedict
Saint John's University
(320) 363-5918

Norma Koetter
Office Coordinator
Quad 359/Richarda P9
College of Saint Benedict
Saint John's University

(320) 363-2770 (SJU)
(320) 363-5248 (CSB)

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