News and Events
Beijing Alumni Reunion
During the afternoon of April 14, 2018, the Yenching Academy welcomed back many 2015 cohort alumni for a reunion in Beijing. The event was an opportunity to foster connections between the 2015, 2016 and 2017 cohorts of scholars and to celebrate the continuation of the Yenching experience.
The 2018 Yenching Global Symposium has officially begun!
On the morning of April 12, 2018, the third Yenching Global Symposium (YGS) officially commenced at Peking University.
Lecture: Will Pax Sinica Succeed a Receding Pax Americana?
Speaker: CHU Yun-han (朱云汉)；Date: April 18 (Wednesday), 2018；Time: 19:00–20:30；Location: Room B101, Second Gymnasium, Yenching Academy, Peking University
Lecture: Watching Over Humankind's Dunhuang Together
Date: April 11 (Wednesday), 2018
Time: 19:00 – 20:30
Location: Room B101, Second Gymnasium, Yenching Academy, Peking University
NYU Shanghai Students Visited Yenching Academy
On March 23, 2018 students and administrators from NYU Shanghai (NYUSH) came to the Yenching Academy to learn more about its community and student initiatives.
Site Visit: Forbidden City
On March 23, 2018 the Yenching Academy visited the Forbidden City, a Ming and Qing Dynasty palace-complex located in the center of Beijing.
Yenching Academy Ambassador Speaker Series: Sandra Salamanca Rosas, Minister Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Colombia
On a Friday, 23 March, the Minister Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Colombia, Sandra Salamanca Rosas, visited the Yenching Academy to give a speech to the Scholars.
YGS Announces First Round of Speakers for 2018
This year’s Symposium features a remarkable line-up of speakers who will delve into topics ranging from technology, economics, entrepreneurship, arts, culture, and society.