Congratulatory message from the Honorable Cui Tiankai, Chinese Ambassador to the United States, on the occasion of the naming of the Kenneth G. Lieberthal and Richard H. Rogel Center for Chinese Studies.
A New Era
CCS is now LRCCS—The Kenneth G. Lieberthal and Richard H. Rogel Center for Chinese Studies
Center for Chinese Studies
Cover of Radio
Detail from cover of Radio, September 1957
William Liow - Spotlight of Suzhou
Imaging the image in China.
Shu Qun (1958-), Portraits of Workers, Peasants, and Soldiers in Color, 2009, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 120 cm x 85, on exhibition at the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, April 18-May 20, 2010. Photograph by Xiaobing Tang
China has protected 35 red panda habitats.
Lynne Kogel - Xi'an Warrior, Chariot, and Horses
China Pavilion, World Expo 2010, Shanghai
Inside the China Pavilion it’s all about Chinese history and how history can help us move into the future.
Thomas Talhelm - Hope
Jiangbin Lu, Guangzhou | As China races ahead, it's hard to keep from feeling hopeful about the future, like this woman celebrating the new year in a park near Guangzhou's Pearl River.
Morgan Wujkowski - Ancient Foundations
Summer Palace - Beijing, China | Though globalization and innovation propel China toward the future, the country's roots remain firmly planted in ancient traditions
Somehow, the clouds parted on the last week-end of September - and the Sunday afternoon was warm and sunny with hundreds of people coming to Nichols Arboretum for the Kite Festival
Welcome to the
Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies
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.
Check out our 2014 photo contest submissions!
Watch the video of 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.
- PRI's The World profiles doctoral student Joseph Ho's work on Missionaries in China March 23, 2015
- Alumnus Damien Ma (LRCCS MA '06) goes on NPR to discuss corruption crackdown and other pressing issues for the Chinese government March 17, 2015
- Faculty Associate Wang Zheng comments on the recent detention of Chinese feminist activists March 17, 2015
- LRCCS Noon Lecture Series: The Double Life of Hong Mai (1123-1202): A Hanlin Academician and His Supernatural Tales
Speaker: Ronald Egan, Chair, East Asian Languages and Cultures, Stanford University
- LRCCS Noon Lecture Series: Disability Policy and Implementation in China: Collaboration, Competition and Contradiction
Speaker: Helen McCabe, Executive Director, The Five Project for International Autism and Disability Support
- LRCCS Noon Lecture Series: The Making of the Dead: Perspectives from Tombs in Early China
Speaker: Guo Jue, Assistant Professor, Asian & Middle Eastern Cultures, Barnard College