The University of Chicago Center in Beijing provides a physical presence to enhance and strengthen the University’s traditionally strong ties to Chinese thought and culture. Building upon more than a century of collaboration between scholars from Chicago and China, the Center in Beijing enables the University to expand existing activities and form new alliances and partnerships with universities, businesses, medical centers, policy groups, government agencies, and cultural organizations in China. About us
With a warm reception on July 12, the University of Chicago Center in Beijing welcomed the parents of incoming Masters students due to attend the University of Chicago. Ranjan Daniels, Senior Associate Dean of Student Recruitment and Global Outreach at the Harris School of Public Policy, hosted the evening event as his final stop following his week-long visit to several universities in Beijing and Seoul, South Korea.
July 14, 2019
It was in October 2015, Shu-Yuan Xiao, Professor of Pathology at the University of Chicago Medicine organized his first Workshop on Pathologic Evaluation of Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Associated Neoplasia with the support from the University of Chicago Center in Beijing. He never stopped there. In subsequent years, he collaborated with his Chinese counterparts at Peking University Health Science Center, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Wuhan University School of Medicine, and several top professional organizations in China on the 2nd and 3rd workshops and symposia. He was later invited to establish and be the founding director of the Wuhan University Center for Pathology and Molecular Diagnostics. This time, Dr. Xiao brought with him to Wuhan Dr. Daniel Arber, Chair of the UChicago Department of Pathology.
July 12, 2019
The University of Chicago Center in Beijing successfully hosted the first University of Chicago/Getty Dissertation Workshop in Chinese Art History from June 18–30. Led by UChicago Professor of Art History Wu Hung, the workshop welcomed 10 Ph.D. candidates, each representing a different university from China or around the world, with classes being exclusively conducted at the Center in Beijing during the two weeks.
July 1, 2019
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July 11, 2019
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