Christin Cook (Asian Studies)

Two months after graduating from Chatham, Christin moved to to a small town west of Kyoto, Japan, where she is currently teaching English. It has been a fascinating transition from the role of a student to an instructor, though everyday she is informally continuing her education through experiences and interactions. Her goal is to use this work as the foundation to a venturous career in international business.

Advice to students interested in Asian studies: Pursuing education in Asian Studies will not only allow you to study the fascinating and complex history of Asia, but it will also help you become better informed about current international affairs. Whether you are simply interested in learning about new cultures or considering a career in Asia, studying about Asia is to your advantage.