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Yenching Academy Celebrates Its Third Anniversary
On May 5th, the Yenching Academy of Peking University celebrates its 3rd anniversary. It is an elite postgraduate college of Peking University, China's "most prestigious" and "first modern" university. At its launch, the Peking University leadership descr
Yenching Scholars Introduced the Second Issue of Yenching Review
With the dedication of an editorial team and numerous submissions from the Yenching Scholars, we are happy to present the second issue of the Yenching Review. This publication is intended to not only review the activities of the Academy, but also celebrat
Romano Prodi's Lecture: A European Leader's Perspective
When a political figure as well known and experienced as Romano Prodi delivers a lecture, expectations are bound to be high. This was the case too on Wednesday morning, when the Yenching Academy had the pleasure and honour to welcome this important figure
The Yenching Global Symposium has officially begun!
On the early morning of the 23rd of March, the Yenching Academy of Peking University was busy with action in preparation for the Opening Ceremony of the 2nd annual Yenching Global Symposium.
Ravi Prasad: Belt & Road's Success Needs Careful Investment Planning
Recently, an article by a 2016 Yenching Scholar, Ravi Prasad (United Kingdom, University of Cambridge) was featured by CCTV English website. The article is about his analysis and reflection on the Belt and Road initiative.
2017 Yenching Global Symposium Coming Soon
The 2017 Yenching Global Symposium（YGS）, themed “Xinnovation: Identity of Innovation in China,” will be held on Peking University campus from March 23 to 26.
My Yenching Story : A first cohort student comes back in his Yenching experience
Julien Legrand is a first cohort scholar of the Yenching Academy, who is currently working for Boston Consulting Group, France. Below is an article he wrote to share his experience at the Yenching Academy.
CGTN interviews Yenching Scholars on Belt & Road Initiative
Recently, two Yenching Scholars, Nishat Kazmi and Yagmur Ersan were interviewed by CGTN to talk about their reflections on the "One Belt, One Road" initiative.