The Institute of Asian Research and the Program on Inner Asia will be presenting these two lectures:
• Gender Equity in Access to Higher Education in Mongolia as part of Mongolia Lecture Series, investigates reasons for the lower participation of males than females in Mongolian higher education. The lecture features Enkhjargal Adiya and John C. Weidman from the School of Education at University of Pittsburgh.
Date: Nov. 5
Time: 5:30 – 7 p.m.
Place: Seminar Room 129, C.K. Choi Bldg, 1855 West Mall
Info: free and open to the public
• South Korean Civil Society Organizations and the Political Process of Historical Memories, presented by The Centre for Korean Research, reviews how historical issues have entered into political contentions in South Korea, and in East Asia. The lecture will be given by Prof. Jungmin Seo from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
Date: Nov. 13
Time: 3:30 – 5 p.m.
Place: Conference Room #120, C.K. Choi Building, 1855 West Mall