Upcoming Events

Through vibrant and diverse activities that represent all of the graduate divisions, professional schools, and the College of the University of Chicago, the Center in Beijing builds upon the University’s long-standing and growing engagement with Chinese scholars and institutions.  Programming at the Center in Beijing includes:

  • Conferences and workshops to promote the sharing of ideas among scholars, policy makers, and business leaders from China, the United States, and beyond
  • Lectures and events to engage scholars, alumni, and the public
  • Professional development programs for Chinese and regional executives, government officials, and practitioners
  • Student Programs for University of Chicago undergraduates including programs in East Asian Civilizations and intensive language studies, and a spring social sciences quarter in globalization and China’s development

Chinese/English Research from UChicago Keysar Lab

All day
Through August 31, 2019
University of Chicago Center in Beijing

Jul. 8

芝加哥大学心理系多语言实验室(Keysar Lab)

2019 Beijing Exploration Program

Through September 7, 2019
University of Chicago Center in Beijing

Aug. 23

Two-week study abroad program brings a group of incoming University of Chicago students to experience Chinese culture, society, and history in Beijing.

New Approaches to the Study of Manuscripts and Other Written Artefacts

7:00–8:30 pm
University of Chicago Center in Beijing


Manuscript Studies have become popular in recent years. The talk will present comparative approaches as developed at the Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures at the University of Hamburg. In addition, new insights in traditional ways we look at manuscripts and other written artefacts will be introduced.

OCAT Institute 2019 Annual Lecture Series

All day
Through September 4, 2019
University of Chicago Center in Beijing

Sep. 2

Three Transnational Moments in the History of Chinese Art
Speaker:Craig Clunas

2nd Annual Global Health Executive Training Program (in Chicago)

All day
Through September 20, 2019
Center for Care and Discovery

Sep. 16

Managing the Hospital of the Future