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UCEAP award recognizes IDS graduate
July 8, 2014 — UCLA Alumnus Jose Lopez Calderon (International Development Studies 2010) was awarded the 2014 Emerging Leader Award by the UC Education Abroad Program. Calderon's blog about his experience in a study abroad program in Thailand drew the interest of the U.S. State Department.

Fowler Museum to launch three exhibitions in late summer
June 27, 2014 — Textiles from the island of Timor in Southeast Asia comprise one of three exhibits to open at the Fowler Museum at UCLA in late August and early September.

Temperate changes in ocean near Indonesia affect the globe

March 13, 2014 —  "The tropical Pacific ocean-atmosphere system has been called a sleeping dragon because of how it can influence climate elsewhere," said Aradhna Tripati, lead author of a recent UCLA climate change study funded primarily by the National Science Foundation. 

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Rethinking Philippine history: The Ifugao

The Ifugao Archaeological Project has uncovered evidence debunking the ethnocentric theory that the people of Ifugao Province in the northern Philippines remained unchanged and isolated for 2,000 years.

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Robert Lemelson Foundation makes another generous contribution to Indonesian Studies at UCLA

Thanks to the generous gift, the UCLA Indonesian Studies Program will be able to fund both travel expenses for graduate students in Indonesia and an intensive Indonesian-language program in the country this summer.

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Eight New Southeast Asian Studies Courses in Spring 2014

One-quarter of all the Spring SEAS courses are being taught for the very first time.

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