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This week's lecture

NIU alumnus John Brandon will present "Political Instabiity and the Role of the Military in thailand: Historical Context, Current Events and Outlook" at noon Friday, Oct. 9, in Room 100 Campus Life Building. See entire fall lecture schedule here. To order an Indonesian lunch, go to Lectures page. 

Welcome, LOCSEA!

The Center welcomes 21 student participants from Southeast Asia for its newest youth leadership program, LOCSEA, for a five-week US State Department institute Sept. 30-Nov. 4 in collaboration with NGOLD. CSEAS is looking for families and individuals to host participants for a day on Sunday, Oct. 18. If interested, email LOCSEA host family coordinator Liz Denius at edenius@niu.edu.    

SEA Club bonfire mixer!

Grab a jacket and join the Southeast Asia Club from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, for the club's fall mixer and bonfire at the East Lagoon.  




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PKPI program

Learn more here about the PKPI program for Indonesian graduate students. The PKPI program is supported by DIKTI, Indonesia's Directorate of Higher Education of the Ministry of Education and Culture. 

Alumni Connect New

Why Southeast Asian studies? CSEAS alumni share their career experience on our new Careers page in progress.  



Center Bulletin

October 5, 2015

  • Thailand take two: Paul Chambers Oct. 21, p. 2
  • Student-curated Philippines exhibit, p. 3
  • Caring for Cambodia presentation Oct. 14, p. 3

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