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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

Alumni and Friends Gather to Celebrate the Chinese Translation of Dean Boyer’s Book

The Center in Beijing followed the much-anticipated opening of the Hong Kong Jockey Club University of Chicago Academic Complex, Francis and Rose Yuen Campus with a smaller-but-still-exciting event of its own: the official book launch for the recently translated Chinese edition of Dean John Boyer’s University of Chicago: A History.
December 4, 2018

A Lovely Day in Tanzhesi for the Beijing Civilizations Study Abroad Students

On Wednesday, November 7, 2018, the Beijing Civilizations study abroad program participants ventured to Tanzhesi on a trip organized by the Center’s faculty director, Professor Judith Farquhar. 
November 8, 2018

University of Chicago Center in Beijing Receives a U.S. Congressional Delegation

On Tuesday, October 30, 2018, the University of Chicago Center in Beijing hosted a delegation of U.S. congressional staff members for a tour of the facilities and roundtable discussion on study abroad and inter-institutional collaboration in China. 
October 30, 2018

Center in Beijing Call for Proposals 2019-2020

The University of Chicago Center in Beijing welcomes proposals for collaborative conferences, workshops, research residencies, projects and other related activities for the 2019-2020 academic year.  Proposals are due January 15, 2019 for projects that plan to take place from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020.
October 22, 2018

Chinese / English Study 2018 and the Communicating Phrases Experiment 2018

July 4, 2018