News Yenching Academy Spring Semester Field Study - Shen... more On May 20th, 2016, faculty and staff of the Yenching Academy (YCA) led twenty-four Yenching Scholars to Shenzhen, one of China's epicenters for economic development, global trade, and technological innovation. The purpose of this field study was to understand the spirit, institutions, and history of a city that has occupied a unique place in China... Yenching Academy Spring Semester Field Study - Ningxia more From May 20 to 25, 2016, a group of 25 Yenching Scholars, Associate Dean of Yenching Academy John Holden and staff members travelled to the Ningxia Autonomous Region for the Spring Field Study with a theme of Xi Xia culture, history and culture of the Hui Peoples, and wine economy. Yenching Scholar Attends the 7th Annual China-U.S.... more On June 7, Yenching Scholar Hannah Mullen participated in the Plenary Session of the 7th Annual U.S. - China High-Level Consultation on People-to-People Exchange. The U.S. – China Strategic and Economic Dialogues are the highest level of diplomatic discussions between the two nations. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and China’s Vice Premier... Professor He Yafei Lecture: G20 and Global Governance more Professor He Yafei will be lecturing at Peking University on June 15 as part of the Yenching Academy of Peking University’s China Studies Lecture Series. He Yafei is a Distinguished Professor of Yenching Academy of Peking University. This lecture is sponsored by the Yenching Academy of Peking University and is open to the entire university commun... Professor Qian Chengdan Lecture: The Diversity of Civil... more Professor Qian Chengdan will be lecturing at Peking University on June 14 as part of the Yenching Academy of Peking University’s China Studies Lecture Series. Qian is a Professor in the Peking University History Department and the Director of Peking University Center for World History Research. This lecture is sponsored by the Yenching Academ... Professor Rao Yi Lecture: Genes and Us more Professor Rao Yi will be lecturing on June 8 as part of the Yenching Academy of Peking University’s China Studies Lecture Series. Professor Rao Yi is a Chair Professor of Neurobiology at Peking University. This lecture is sponsored by the Yenching Academy of Peking University, and is open to the entire university community. Everyone is welcome... China-Africa Journalism Forum more China-Africa Journalism Forum was held on May 14th, 2016. The forum brought together journalists from Africa and China, Chinese professors, the former Chinese ambassador to Eritrea and Rwanda, as well as representatives from Chinese enterprises in Africa to share their experiences and opinions about “How China and Africa See Each Other.” This... Professor Lyu Zhi Lecture: Diversity of Value and Conse... more Professor Lyu Zhi will be lecturing on June 1 as part of the Yenching Academy of Peking University's China Studies Lecture Series. Professor Lyu is a Professor of Conservation Biology at School of Life Sciences of Peking University.