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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

Wen Fang Art Exhibit: Opening

On April 21 the Center in Beijing hosted a gala opening for our 2019 art exhibit in the Steve Sun Gallery. The exhibit includes three major works by the Paris-trained, Beijing-based artist Wen Fang, and also incorporated two video presentations.
April 22, 2019

Hu Shih and the Newly-Published English Version of His History of Chinese Thought

On Saturday, April 20, a workshop on Hu Shih was held at the University of Chicago Center in Beijing in connection with the Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press’s publication of the English version of the Hu Shih’s History of Chinese Thought. Mr. Hao WU, the book’s Chief Editor from Beijing Foreign Studies University, and his colleague, Lu YI, Editor at Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press, planned and organized the event.
April 20, 2019

The University of Chicago Center in Beijing Welcomes Admitted Students

The University of Chicago Center in Beijing hosted the 2019 Admitted Students Day, sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and the Office of Graduate Admissions.
April 15, 2019


Call for Abstracts: Asia as Action: Scaling Ethnography of the Everyday

The University of Chicago Center in Beijing is inviting graduate students and emerging scholars to participate in a graduate student conference to consider the meaning and politics of “Asia” in everyday contexts.
February 20, 2019

2019 Summer Institute in Law and Economics: Regulation of Consumer Markets

Study the Field of Law and Economics at its Birthplace
The eighth annual Summer Institute Program is designed for international faculty, with courses to help you integrate law and economics into teaching and research.
January 16, 2019