The Continent of Superlatives
Asia produces more food (rice, potatoes, tomatoes, pepper, cucumbers, broccolis, bananas, apples, tea, ...) than any other continents.
30% of the world's land.
Economic Growth (Asia has larger trade volume and more foreign reserves than any other continents)
Nearly 4.2 billion people (over 60% of the world's population)
Asia has the world's fastest computer (K Computer in Japan), tallest building (Burj Khalifa in Dubai), and most sensational entertainer (Psy from Korea).
Ethnicity, Linguistics, Religions, and Cultural Identities (Asia has 50 countries, more than any other continents. Asia has more living languages than any other continents)
The AsiaConnect Scholarships for 2019 have been awarded to Grace Sullivan and Dillon Harding. Both will be invited to give a 20 minute presentation about their experiences at an AsiaConnect meeting this coming fall semester.
Details about the scholarship: AsiaConnect_Scholarship2019.pdf
Also, please renew your membership for the next academic year. Please consider to becoming a member if you have not in the past, your membership supports AsiaConnect's student scholarships and Asian Heritage Week and many more cultural events throughout the year.
Membership dues are $25, please make your check to AsiaConnect. Membership form PDFs can be sent to our Treasurer, Debbie Ungson-Walbert at Campus Box 2520.
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