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Announcements

Lecturer Pool: Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Tibetan
The department of East Asian Languages & Cultures at the University of California, Berkeley, invites application of a pool of qualified temporary non-tenure track lecturer positions to teach courses in introductory, intermediate and advanced Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Tibetan should the need arise. Please see the posting here.

EALC Graduate Orientation and Professionalization Workshop
Our first annual graduate student orientation and professionalization workshop will take place on Friday, March 11 from 4pm and will feature a series of panels on many aspects of graduate student life and progress through the program. Please see the schedule here.

Spring 2022 Korean Essay Contest
Participants will write a critical essay based on the Korean novel "Almond" by Won-pyung Sohn. Interested students must register for the contest by February 28 and then submit their 1,000 word critical essay in either English or Korean to k_essaycontest@berkeley.edu no later than March 31, 2022. The winners will be announced on April 15, 2022, and prizes will be awarded to the top 7 entries. The contest guidelines can be reviewed here. Please direct questions about the contest to Soojin Lee at soojinl@berkeley.edu. See the contest flier!