Timothy Light Center for Chinese Studies

Established in fall 2010, the Timothy Light Center for Chinese Studies was created to enhance the work of faculty and graduate researchers at Western Michigan University who have expertise in some field of Sinology, or teaching or research interests in China.

Spring 2015 lectures

Thursday, Jan. 15
4 p.m., 2028 Brown Hall

Dr. Hongyuan Dong

“The Mandatory Mandarin: An Archival Study of Qing Dynasty Language Policy,” by Dr. Hongyuan Dong, associate professor of Chinese language and linguistics at George Washington University. Information

Spring 2015 China brown bag meetings

Friday, Jan. 16
Noon, Bernhard Center Room 204

“To chē or to jū: Literary Misreading and Historical Reconstruction,” by Dr. Hongyuan Dong, George Washington University. Free lunch provided; reservation required.
Write: renita.bellmore@wmich.edu or call (269) 387-3951.

A research center of the Diether H. Haenicke Institute for Global Education.