Washington State University

ASPAC 2018 will be held at the Pullman campus of Washington State University. Washington State University is a public research university founded in 1890 as a land-grant institution.   Pullman, located in the scenic Palouse region of southeastern Washington, has a population of about 30,000 people and is located eight miles from Moscow, Idaho, home to the University of Idaho. Both communities are served by the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport, which offers several direct flights daily to Seattle.  A daily airport shuttle service is also available between Spokane International Airport and Pullman (approximately 90 minutes drive).

History at WSU

The Department of History at WSU offers both undergraduate and graduate training in history.  The graduate program in history includes MA and PhD degrees. Faculty in the Department of History conduct research and offer coursework in a wide range of fields, among them American West, Pacific Northwest, Asian and World History.

Asian studies at WSU

Located in the College of Arts and Sciences, WSU’s Asia Program offers both a bachelor of arts and minor in Asian studies, as well as two certificate programs in East Asian studies. Its faculty are housed in multiple units and specialize in East Asia, South Asia, and the Middle East. Faculty offer coursework in language, literature, history, culture, philosophy, art, religion, anthropology, political science, and film.