On January 6, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing successfully hosted an alumnae gathering event for Barnard College. This event brought together alumnae representing different backgrounds and industries to connect with each other, to reminisce about their school days, and to share their learning and experiences along with career advice to current students.
On January 5, 2018, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing and Columbia University's 2018 SIPA China Delegation co-hosted the 2018 SIPA China Delegation X Alumni Night. This is the second year the Beijing Center supports SIPA Delegation after the Innovator’s Night panel in 2017.
On August 26th, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing invited Columbia University Columbia College student, Shaun Wang, to conduct a special talk on his independent project. For the past three years, Shaun has conducted independent interviews with more than 40 Chinese private art museums, art centers, and art foundation; 54 art museum founders, directors, and CEOs.
On November 28, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing invited Jennifer Crewe, Associate Provost and Director of Columbia University Press, to speak about the past, present, and future of the Columbia University Press.
On December 3rd, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing hosted the 3rd Women Leadership Panel Series: Women who Startup.
On December 18, Columbia Global Centers I Beijing in collaboration with Beijing American Center presented a talk by Professor Richard Peña, Professor of Film at Columbia University's School of the Arts, Former Program Director of the Film Society at Lincoln Center, and Director Emeritus of the New York Film Festival, themed on Inventing Independent Cinema: A Celebration of Maya Deren, 1917-1961.
Co-Chair of the Parent Leadership Council at Columbia College Meet with Parents at the Beijing Center
On December 12, 2017, Columbia Global Centers I Beijing invited Dr. Ya-Ning Amy Hsu, Adjunct Assistant Professor at Columbia University's Teachers College and Co-Chair of the Parent Leadership Council 2017-2018 at Columbia College, to share with parents of Columbia University's undergraduate students on the evolving mission of Columbia University, the academic advancement and the dynamic student life at Columbia.
More than 25 Alumni of Department of Statistics and Actuarial Sciences Program Gather at the Beijing Center
On December 5, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing successfully hosted an alumni networking event for Department of Statistics and Actuarial Sciences program.
On December 3, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing invited Mr. Jian Wang, a renowned oil painter and parent of Columbia University Columbia College's student, to introduce how to appreciate the European oil paintings from Italian Renaissance to Neoclassicism. In the meantime, Mr. Wang also delivered an introduction on his paintings to the audience.