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Since 2006, the AWC has focused on building bridges between Asia and the West through rigorous scholarship, academic programs, and hosting public events, lectures, and presentations by distinguished guests from across the globe.

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Dinner Event Cancellation and Upcoming Events Information

Dinner Event Cancellation and Upcoming Events Information 

The dinner lecture, “American Deterrence is Failing,” scheduled on September 12, 2023 in Harper Center at Creighton University is cancelled. The cancellation of this event is made upon the speaker’s request, due to temporary and unforeseen circumstances beyond his control.

We will contact you once we have a new date for the lecture. Thank you for your understanding.

Two upcoming events jointly hosted by the Asian World Center and the Nebraska World Affairs Council are as follows:

Event One: Speaker:  Vice Admiral Richard A. Correll, Deputy Commander of the US Strategic Command.  Topic: “Strategic Deterrence in the 21st Century.”  Time: 12:00 noon, Wednesday, October 18, 2023. Location: Creighton Harper Center Auditorium. Reception follows at the atrium outside of the auditorium. 

Event Two: Speaker:  Mr. Andy Schilling, Honorary Consul of Japan for Nebraska. Topic: “Japan’s Role in the Indo-Pacific Region.” Time: 12:00 noon, Thursday, November 2, 2023.  Location: Creighton Harper Center 2057/2058. RSVP for lunch.

More information on the above events will be available soon. 

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Dr. Maorong Jiang
Director of Asian World Center

Dr. Jinmei Yuan
Professor of Philosophy