1. A New History of Laughter in China - October 14, 2016

    September 16 2016

    What Can We Learn About Chinese History From Those Who Laugh Their Way Through It? A talk by Professor Christopher Rea, UBC

  2. Talk on Shanghai Art Deco

    September 09 2016

  3. Director Gordon Houlden on Sabbatical Leave

    September 01 2016

    Between September 1, 2016 and February 28, 2017 China Institute Director Gordon Houlden will be on sabbatical leave. Deputy Director Ms. Jia Wang will serve as Acting Director during this period, responsible for the Institute's programming and operations.

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  1. In Remembrance: Professor Emeritus Brian Evans

    February 17 2016

    The China Institute is deeply saddened by the passing of Professor Emeritus Brian L. Evans, on February 15, 2016.

  2. Hon. Doctoral Degree Recipient Jonathan Choi Visits China Institute

    February 12 2016

    UAlberta's honorary doctor of laws recipient Jonathan Choi (蔡冠深) spent two days on the university campus this week.

  3. Immigration lawyer says Canada naive about China corruption cases

    June 02 2015

    Canada is naive in its response to corruption cases brought by China against Chinese expatriates and economic ties may be discouraging it from questioning Beijing's motives, a Canadian immigration lawyer said in an interview.

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