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Center for Asian American Studies

The UMass Lowell Center for Asian American Studies promotes research and education around the cultures, histories, and experiences of Asian Americans.


The 2017 Southeast Asian American Studies Conference: Community Engagement, Research, & Policy in Action took place on July 27-29, 2017, at UMass Lowell. Read more about the conference.

CAAS Research Projects

  • Southeast Asian Digital Archive
  • Understanding Triumphs and Challenges of Immigration
  • A History of Lowell’s Cambodian Community
  • Sharing Our Stories
  • The Asian Food Acculturation Study

Learn more about all CAAS Research.

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