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April 2020

Student Profile: Dustin from the US tells us about life in rural China during the COVID-19 pandemic

2020-04-25T00:16:21+08:00April 24th, 2020|Media, News, Students|

Get to know our Students at the Contemporary China Studies Program! In 2019, Dustin moved from a small town in Vermont to China's capital city. His goal is to learn about Sino-US relations from a Chinese perspective to be able to more comprehensively understand how these will be shaped in the future.   Hi Dustin, thanks [...]

We Are Looking for the Next Generation of China Experts!

2020-04-20T22:43:07+08:00April 20th, 2020|Media, News|

How time flies! There is only one month left to apply for our 2020 intake to the Contemporary China Studies Program @ RUC. Earn a master's degree at China's leading university in the social sciences and join our diverse group of future China scholars this fall! And pssst: there are still a few funding opportunities [...]

January 2020

December 2019

Visit to RUC’s Old Campus

2020-01-17T21:00:48+08:00December 13th, 2019|Media, Meetings, News, Students, Visits|

Renmin University is a fast-growing institution that is currently expanding with new schools in Suzhou and Shenzhen, and a brand new campus in Tongzhou. Instead of looking at the promising future, this afternoon our students took a look back at Renmin University's history and visited the old campus located just a few steps away from [...]

Congratulations to Our Second-Year Students!

2020-01-17T21:16:01+08:00December 11th, 2019|Media, Meetings, News, Students|

Congratulations to our second-year students who successfully passed their thesis proposal defense today. At this stage of their academic career, CCSP students need to convince a commission of professors of the relevance and feasibility of their proposed research. This year, our students focused on a broad array of topics. The following are a sample: Consumption [...]

November 2019

Trip to Yan’an, Shanxi Province

2020-01-17T21:52:41+08:00November 4th, 2019|Media, News, Students, Visits|

Every semester, the International Students Offices invites our students to join free trips to important sites in China. A group of lucky CCSP students just returned from a trip to Yan'an, one of the birthplaces of modern China. During this 5-day trip, CCSP students visited important historical sites such as the Mausoleum of the Yellow [...]

October 2019

Visit to Hanergy Renewable Energy Exhibition Center

2019-10-31T21:58:58+08:00October 22nd, 2019|Media, Meetings, News, Students, Visits|

One year has passed and we are back to the Hanergy Renewable Energy Exhibition Center. Hanergy is a green energy company and is the world’s leading thin-film solar power company. The Chinese company was recently ranked among the top 50 Smartest Companies by the MIT Technology Review. Its exhibition center is located inside Beijing’s Olympic [...]

Visit to the Military Museum of The Chinese People’s Revolution

2019-10-31T22:17:41+08:00October 12th, 2019|News, Students, Visits|

As a key component of the Contemporary China Studies Program, every semester students visit several government organizations, museums, research institutions, enterprises, and rural sites to gain a solid and applied understanding of contemporary China. The second visit of this semester was to the Military Museum of the Chinese People’s Revolution. The exhibit shows restored military [...]