News Yenching Scholars Visit Ministry of Education more On Tuesday March 8th, a contingent of eight Yenching Scholars paid a visit to China’s Ministry of Education to engage in an illuminating round table discussion with education officials including the Deputy Director-General of the Department of International Cooperation and Exchanges, Mr. Fang Jun. Yenching Scholars Inaugurate "The Greedy Tongues... more On Friday March 4th the first meeting of a new student initiative named "The Greedy Tongues" took place. "The Greedy Tongues" is a language club, which was created in order to teach fellow Yenching Academy and Peking University classmates about the various languages of the world and display the diverse background of the YCA... Yenching Academy Ambassador Speaker Series: Doru Romulu... more On February 25, 2016, the Honorable Doru Romulus Costea, Ambassador of Romania to the People’s Republic of China was the special guest of the fourth Ambassador Speaker Series event at Yenching Academy of Peking University. Ms. Adriana Stefanescu, Press Attaché at the Romania Embassy, and Mr. Radu Cozma, Third Secretary at the Romania Embass... Yuan Ming Appointed New Dean of Yenching Academy more On February 25, 2016, Peking University announced the appointment of Yuan Ming as the new Dean of Yenching Academy. President Lin Jianhua of Peking University, leadership from the University’s Human Resources department and the Office of the President, Associate Deans and Director of Yenching Academy, as well as staff members and student represen... Yenching Scholars Participate and Share in Universit... more On February 22, American students Alice Su and Cody Abbey from the Yenching Academy actively engaged in an interactive Peking University course titled “American Culture and Society”. The two shared their stories and experiences in fluent Chinese with an extremely receptive student audience. The course， under the tutorship of Prof. Yuan Ming... Happy Chinese New Year! more Happy Chinese New Year! Yenching Academy Ambassador Speaker Series: Minister... more On 17 December 2015,Yenching Academy of Peking University welcomed Dr. Esben Lunde Larsen, Minister of Higher Education and Science of the Kingdom of the Denmark and the Honorable Ambassador A. Carsten Damsgaard from the Royal Danish Embassy in Beijing. First Secretary Jacob Lindkvist attended the Yenching Academy inaugural opening ceremony on... Yenching Academy Ambassador Speaker Series: Max Baucus... more On 5 January 2016, the Honorable Max Baucus, Ambassador of the United States of America to the People's Republic of China attended the 3rd Ambassador Speaker Series at Yenching Academy of Peking University. Ms. Nancy Chen, Education Officer at the USA Embassy in Beijing also attended the event.