Events

Past Event

One hundred years of John Dewey’s Education in China

January 20, 2019
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, No. 26, 1F Core Plaza, 1 Shanyuan Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing

On January 20, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing invites you to the fourth panel discussion of Columbia Beijing Education Panel Series -- 100 Years of John Dewey’s Education in China.

John Dewey was an American philosopher, psychologist, and educational reformer who taught at Columbia as a professor for 25 years. His thoughts had a great influence on later generations and he himself also had rich experiences in China. In 1919, Dr. Dewey successively lectured in Beijing, Nanjing, Hangzhou, Shanghai, and Guangzhou to spread the idea of democracy and science in China. His students, Hu Shih and Tao Xingzhi, served as his interpreters.

 

Special Notice
  • The event will be conducted in Chinese.

  • Due to limited seats, registration will be verified through the QR code confirmation. Please present your QR code at the entrance. 

  • If you are unable to attend the event, please inform us in advance. 

  • If you have any questions, please email beijing.cgc@columbia.edu.