The 12th East-West Center International Graduate Student Conference


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Keynote Address

The Deceptions, Distractions and Revelations of the 2012 U.S. Presidential Campaign

Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Ph.D. (bio)
Director of the Annenberg Public Policy Center
University of Pennsylvania
Keoni Auditorium, Imin International Conference Center
1777 East-West Road
Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 4:30 pm


  • Opening Ceremony Program (DOC) (PDF)
  • Overview of the Conference Schedule and Parallel Sessions (DOC) (PDF)
  • Full Conference Schedule Booklet, with schedule & abstracts (PDF)

87 graduate students from 41 universities around the world, and representing 24 countries will present their papers at the 12th Annual East-West Center International Graduate Student Conference. Papers are organized in 24 panels. Parallel sessions are schedule on Friday and Saturday, February 15-16, on the second floor of the Imin International Conference Center at the East-West Center, at 1777 East-West Road, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Announcement for Publication

Presenters are invited to submit their complete paper to be considered for the East-West Center working paper series. Papers will be subjected to another review process. Please send your complete paper to [email protected] by April 1, 2013. Put "Working paper - [your last name]" in the email subject line. You will receive a reviewed decision with comments, if applicable, from the reviewers in June 2013. To see previous conferences' working paper series, click here.

Before submission please confirm that

  • Your work is in English
  • Paper is in MS-Word, Times New Roman font size 12, double-spaced format
  • Paper has an abstract of maximum of 250 words
  • Your work is original; no plagiarism
  • Your citations and references are in the style of the American Psychological Association (APA)
  • Neither the Editor nor the Publisher will be responsible for the views expressed in your paper

Frequently-Asked Questions (FAQs)

For FAQs regarding the conference, including visitor information, conference logistics, and transportation options from the airport to the EWC, please click here.

Contact Information

The 12th International Graduate Student Conference
c/o EWC Education Program
1601 East-West Road, Burns Hall 2083
Honolulu, Hawai‘i  96848
Ph. (808) 944-7549
Fax. (808) 944-7070
Email: [email protected]