The Area Studies Centers at The Ohio State University cover five geographic regions: Africa, East Asia, Eastern Europe/Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. Each center offers a variety of different events and programming that you can find through their websites below. Many centers also regularly publish newsletters that you can subscribe to through their websites.

Area Studies Centers at The Ohio State University

Center for Latin American Studies

Center for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies

East Asian Studies Center

Center for African Studies

Middle East Studies Center

Regional Resource Guides

In addition to the Area Studies Centers individual websites and K12 events, we have also created basic resource guides for teachers to use as an introduction to these regions, links below.


East Asia

Eastern Europe and Eurasia

Latin America

Middle East