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February 25, 2016

We are pleased to announce the inauguration of the China Association for the Study of American Culture and Society (CASACS) at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) in April 2016. CASACS, introduced at the 2014 American Studies Network Conference in Hangzhou, will be launched as a branch of the Institute of American Studies (中华美国学会) and will serve as a premier academic association focused on the study of American culture and society in China.

CLAS Summer Institute Press Release

July 14, 2015

From July 13-30, 2015, USCET hosted the inaugural class of fellows in the Chinese Leaders in American Studies (CLAS) Summer Institute on American Social History and Policy at the Meridian International Center in Washington, DC.

 “As we welcome these exceptional young scholars to the US, we are excited to be partnering with Peking University to nurture the next generation of China’s America experts, to build mutual understanding and trust in the most important bilateral relationship in the world today,” said Julia Chang Bloch, President of USCET.