News Captain Tian Shichen Lecture: The Freedom of Navigation... more On the afternoon of April 15, 2016, Captain Tian Shichen, the staff member at the Chinese Ministry of National Defense came to Yenching Academy to give a lecture to Yenching scholars as well as students from other departments at PKU. The lecture was moderated by John Holden, the Associate Dean at Yenching Academy. Chang Hsin Kang Lecture: A Long and Hard Look at China more The Yenching Academy of Peking University is hosting a China Studies Lecture Series. Professor Chang Hsin Kang, Foreign Member of Royal Academy of Engineering in the United Kingdom, Member of the International Eurasian Academy of Sciences, Former President of the City University of Hong Kong, Honorary Professor at Peking University, will give a... Yenching Scholars Present the Inaugural Issue of Yenchi... more With the dedication of a talented editorial team and many contributions from all the Yenching Scholars, we are proud to present the inaugural issue of the Yenching Review. He Yafei Appointed Distinguished Professor of Yenching... more In March 2016, Yenching Academy of Peking University announced the appointment of He Yafei as the Distinguished Professor of Yenching Academy. Dean Yuan Ming, leadership from the Yenching Academy, as well as staff members and students attended the announcement ceremony. Zhang Longxi Lecture: The Relevance of Marco Polo more The Yenching Academy of Peking University is hosting a China Studies Lecture Series. Zhang Longxi, elected foreign member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Letters, History, and Antiquities and also of Academia Europaea; Chair Professor of Comparative Literature and Translation at City University of Hong Kong, will give a public lecture at Peking... Yenching Global Symposium - Day Two more The second day of the Yenching Global Symposium built on the success of its first day, with another schedule of activities that were both informative and interactive. Yenching Global Symposium - Day One more The inaugural Yenching Global Symposium (YGS) officially began today, with distinguished guests and delegates from over fifty different countries gathering in the Qiulin Hall of the School of International Studies for the Opening Ceremony yesterday. 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.