The Catholic University of America


FALL 2018

Tues., December 6, 2018
John Oh Memorial Lecture: Ambassador Kathleen Stephens. Sponsored by the Department of Politics.

4:30-6:00pm, Happel Room, Caldwell Hall. Reception to follow immediately. 


Tues., October  16, 2018
Film Screening: 1987: When the Day Comes. Based on an actual event, the film focuses on the cover-up and investigation of the death of a university student activist by water torture during the height of democratization protests in South Korean in 1987.  Sponsored by the Department of Politics.

3:40-5:40pm, Aquinas Hall 108.


Wed., September 19, 2018
Lecture: "A Casual Conversation with a Zen Master" Life, Love, Success, Happiness, Meaning" Speaker: Venerable Pomyun Sunim.  Sponsored by Institute for Interreligious Study and Dialogue, of the School of Theology and Religious Studies.

4:00-6:00pm, Happel Room, Caldwell Hall



Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Public Discussion: "Democacy Understood from Asian Perspectives in These Global Times"

Monday, April 10, 2017

Career Panel: "Career Panel on Asia and International Relations" with Mr. Kevin Kim, U.S. Department of State; Mr. Nicholas Hamisevicz, Ph.D. Student, The Catholic University of America and former Director of Research and Academic Affairs, Korea Economic Institute of America; and Mr. David An, Senior Research Fellow, Global Taiwan Institute and former Senior Project Manager, Lockheed Martin. 

12:40PM - 1:45PM - Gibbons Hall, B030


Monday, February 20, 2017

Lecture: "US-China Relations" by Mr. Kevin Sheives, China Desk, U.S. Department of State

12:40PM - 1:45PM - Gibbons Hall, B030


Friday, February 3, 2017

Conversation with a Buddhist Monk: "One World, One Dream" Forming a Community of Common Destiny for Human Beings

1:30PM - 2:30PM - Happel Room, Caldwell Hall 


Thursday, February 2, 2017 

Lecture: "China and the United States at the Crossroads: The Moral and Cultural Challenges" by Dr. Zhang Yuan, Professor of Comparative Literature, Beijing Normal University. Co-Sponsored by The Catholic University of America's Department of Politics and the Center for the Study of Statesmanship.

4:00PM - Columbus School of Law Room 204


Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Cultural Event: Chinese New Year Celebration. 

Sponsored by CUA Chinese Club.

5:30PM - 7:30PM - Pryzbyla Center Great Rooms B & C



Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Lecture: "Peacmaking in Mindanao Philippines: The Role of CUA" with Dr. Frederick Ahearn, Institute of Policy Research & Catholic Studies and Emeritus Professor of Social Science, The Catholic University of America. Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies Brown Bag Series. 

12:10pm - 1:10pm - Pryzbyla Center Room 351


Thursday, November 10, 2016

Cultural Event: Chinese Movie Night. Sponsored by CUA Chinese Club

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Conference"The Evolution of North Korean Human Rights Discourse and Activism: Domestic and Transnational Dimensions"

9:00am - 4:30pm - Great Room A, Pryzbyla Center