Columbia University National Coordinating Site
of the National Consortium for Teaching about Asia (NCTA)

Summer 2013
Field Study Opportunities
in East Asia

For NCTA Alumni in the states of:

Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Mississippi, Nevada, New Jersey, New York (lower), North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, and Texas


July 1 – July 17, 2013


China (The Silk Road)
Beijing, Xi’an, Dunhuang, Turpan, Urumqi, Kashgar, and Shanghai


The application period for this study tour has ended.

Please check back in Winter 2013 for information about next year’s study tour.

Spring 2013
NCTA 36-Hour Seminars

The Silk Road: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Teaching about East Asia

Dates — The weeks of ...

February 6, 13, 20, 27
March 6, 13, 20, 27
April 3, 10, 17, 24
and May 1, 8, 15, 22
Final projects due June 4


Online (asynchronous) at


Registration for this course is now closed.

Please check back in Summer 2013 for information about summer courses.

This course is offered by the Asia for Educators Program at Columbia University as part of the National Consortium for Teaching about Asia (NCTA), funded by the Freeman Foundation.

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