News and Events

Throughout the academic year, the department of East Asian Languages and Cultures sponsors films, lectures and other events. Please consult the Online Calendar of Events for information on this year's events.

Read the Feb., 2012 news release, Robust East Asian Studies program helps feed growing interest in all things China.

Students teach Chinese in local school

Since the spring of 2010, the Chinese language program at Connecticut College has offered an opportunity for its students to teach Chinese language and culture to elementary school students at the Regional Multicultural Magnet School (RMMS) in downtown New London. Students are encouraged to take advantage of this great opportunity to increase awareness of Chinese language and culture in the local community and to improve their own language skills.

Japanese Language Teachers Conference

The 22nd Conference of the Japanese Language Teachers Association of New England and the Thirteenth Conference of the Northeast Council of Teachers of Japanese sponsored "Looking Past the Textbook: Teaching in the Visual Age", in 2008, at Connecticut College.

Contact information:



Department of East Asian
Languages and Cultures
Woodworth House
Connecticut College
270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320-4196