The University of Chicago Center in Beijing celebrates its tenth anniversary with programming that demonstrates the University’s broad and deep history of engagement with China. This month-long celebration of the Center honors the University's history while showcasing faculty research and key partnerships in China. Register to attend upcoming evnts featuring CEAS-faculty including:
-Judith Farquhar (Max Palevsky Professor Emerita of Anthropology and of Social Sciences, Department of Anthropology and Faculty Director, The University of Chicago Center in Beijing)
-Wei-Cheng Lin (Associate Professor in Art History and the College, Department of Art History)
-Wu Hung (Harrie A. Vanderstappen Distinguished Service Professor of Art History and the College, Department of Art History; Adjunct Curator, Smart Museum of Art; and Director, Center for the Art of East Asia)
-Chang-Tai Hsieh (Phyllis and Irwin Winkelried Professor of Economics and PCL Faculty Scholar, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business)
The establishment of the Center in Beijing has cultivated new opportunities for collaboration across disciplines and throughout the region. Since its inception in 2010, the Center has hosted over 500 events, welcomed over 45,000 visitors, and been a home away from home for over 2,500 University of Chicago faculty, staff, and students. This celebration serves as an opportunity to thank our alumni, local leaders, and the faculty and staff whose support has enabled the Center in Beijing to become a hub for engagement in China.
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