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LRCCS faculty associate and architecture professor Robert Adams receives Neubacher Award

The Neubacher award is presented in recognition of his commitment and contributions to areas of disability

International Institute Relocated to Weiser Hall

The International Institute and its centers and programs have a new home.

The Kenneth G. Lieberthal and Richard H. Rogel Center for Chinese Studies at the University of Michigan was founded in 1961 and has been a national leader in Chinese studies for over 50 years. A member of the International Institute, the center provides students, specialists, and the public with expert resources and a deeper understanding of contemporary and historical issues related to China.

Gift by Donald and Ann Munro Helps Establish Tenure-Track Professorship in Chinese Philosophy

“Professor Munro’s gift will be a terrific new resource that allows us to teach a subject with important implications for both Philosophy and Asian Languages and Cultures," says Dean Andrew D. Martin.

A generous new gift from University of Michigan Professor Emeritus Donald J. Munro and Ann P. Munro will facilitate the establishment of a tenure-track position in Chinese philosophy at Michigan. The position, which will be housed jointly in the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures and the Department of Philosophy in the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, will make Chinese philosophy an important element of the programs of the two departments.

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Watch our symposium on Prospects and Challenges in US-China Relations, the inaugural naming event of the Kenneth G. Lieberthal and Richard H. Rogel Center for Chinese Studies.


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Exhibit: Sino-American Relations and "Ping-Pong Diplomacy," 1971-1972 (Sept.15-Dec. 22, 2017) 8:00 AM
Asia Library, 4th Floor (North) Hatcher Graduate Library
LRCCS Tuesday Lecture Series | Moralizing the Revolution: Morality, Mobilization, and Violence in the Early Maoist Period 11:30 AM
Room 110 Weiser Hall
EVENT CANCELLED | LRCCS Tuesday Lecture Series | Transmitting the Mind-Ground: The Formation of Esoteric Buddhist Initiation Lineages in Late-Medieval China 11:30 AM
Room 110 Weiser Hall
LRCCS Tuesday Lecture Series | ‘Spoken Drama (Huaju) with a Strong Chinese Flavor:’ The Resurrection and Demise of Popular Spoken Drama (Tongsu Huaju) in Shanghai in the 1950s and Early 1960s 11:30 AM
Room 110 Weiser Hall
LRCCS Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series | China’s Economic Reform in the Wake of the 19th Party Congress 4:00 PM
Annenberg Auditorium ~ Room 1120 Weill Hall (Ford School)
LRCCS Tuesday Lecture Series | The Geography of Political Self-Censorship in an Authoritarian State by Charles Chang and Melanie Manion 11:30 AM
Room 110 Weiser Hall