Congratulations to Jami Cox, Vanderbilt's newest Schwarzman Scholar!
Jami is majoring in Public Policy Studies and minoring in Asian Studies with a Chinese Language Concentration. She was selected as one of 142 Schwarzman Scholars out of more than 4,000 applicants. Follow this link to read more about the Schwarzman Scholars Program and her plans to pursue a master's degree in global affairs at Tsinghua University in Beijing. Congratulations Jami, for this highly prestigious honor, and best of luck!
Professor Yoshikuni Igarashi's book receives Honorable Mention for 2018 John Whitney Hall Book Prize
Professor Igarashi's book,
Homecomings: The Belated Return of Japan's Lost Soldiers, was given Honorable Mention for the 2018 John Withney Hall Book Prize for Best Book on Japan. It is the top prize for Japanese Studies. Congratulations Professor Igarashi, for this great honor! More information can be found on the Association for Asian Studies annoucement page: http://www.asian-studies.org/asia-now/entryid/116/aas-2018-book-prize-winners.