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Event | Matteo Ricci: Letters from China

The Beijing Center - April 19, 2019

An American Gay in China

The Beijing Center - November 2, 2018

WELCOME TO THE TBC’ERS OF FALL 2016!

The Beijing Center - October 11, 2016

Spring Break: TBC Style

The Beijing Center - April 11, 2017

Event | Antonio Spadaro: Seeking Harmony in a Global Age

Last Sunday (June 23) The Beijing Center (TBC) hosted Dr. Antonio Spadaro, SJ, an Italian writer and Editor-in-chief of La Civiltà Cattolica and organizer of the China Forum for Civilization Dialogue, to discuss how dialogue and encounter are essential elements for moving toward global friendship and cooperation as China emerges as a global leader. Antonio…

Event | Matteo Ricci: Letters from China

Last Friday (April 12) TBC hosted a panel discussion on the letters of Matteo Ricci (1552-1610) in association with the release of a new publication from The Beijing Center Press.  Scholars from East and West assembled in the Anton Library with more than 40 in attendance.  Moderated by Professor Thierry Meynard from Sun Yat-Sen University,…

Follow Up Interview with Brendan Gottschall Jesuit Scholastic

July 25, 2019 A follow-up interview from our last interview with Brendan in 2018 What do you do at TBC?   When I arrived at TBC in January I wasn’t really sure what I’d be doing, but upon arrival, I was asked to help with the research aspects of The Beijing Center: to plan and take on a…

Gubei Watertown

Gubei Watertown By Nicole M., Loyola Marymount University, TBC Summer 2019 Intern Abroad Student If you’re looking for an escape from the city, spend a weekend in Gubei Watertown. Located just a two-hour drive from Beijing, the town is made up of traditional architecture, greenery, and not to mention an endless number of doorways to…

How to Navigate the Market

How to Navigate the Market By Nicole M., Loyola Marymount University, TBC Summer 2019 Intern Abroad Student 1) Make a list of items you want to purchase beforehand Don’t make the mistake of leaving with items you don’t need. The salesmen are excellent at enticing you to buy their products if not for you, as…

Most Instagrammable places in Beijing

Most Instagrammable places in Beijing By Nicole M., Loyola Marymount University, TBC Summer 2019 Intern Abroad Student 1) 798 Art Zone The 798 Art Zone is home to a variety of galleries and artist studios. While walking the streets you can find murals, statues, and graffiti caked walls. 2) CCTV Building Located in Beijing’s Central…

Internship Showcase – Summer 2019

On Wednesday, July 17th, TBC’s Intern Abroad summer participants introduced their experience working in Beijing at the Summer Internship Showcase. TBC’s summer cohort of student-interns have been working hard for the last two months, learning how to collaborate and communicate in multicultural workplaces. They have been working in a variety of industries and environments from non-profit to…

Student Interview: Michelle Chin

Can you briefly introduce yourself? My name is Michelle Chin. I attend University of San Francisco and I am currently in my last year of college. I will be graduating December 2019. I am an American born Chinese that was born and raised in San Francisco. I went to school all my life in the…

Internship Showcase – Spring 2019

On Saturday, April 27, 2019, TBC, in collaboration with JingJobs – a bilingual platform for young professionals, hosted the Spring Job and Internships Expo. The event brought together the Beijing expat and young professionals community, along with organizations around Beijing to share about internships experiences and job opportunities. Coinciding with the Internship Showcase and Job…