Spotlight | Duke Kunshan University


August 22, Duke Kunshan University (DKU) held an opening convocation for the academic year 2015-2016 to welcome new students admitted to the Undergraduate Global Learning Semester, Master of Science in Global Health, and Master of Science in Medical Physics programs. Faculty members and staff joined the new students in celebrating the opening of the university’s second academic year. During the event, all the new students followed the university’s tradition in signing the DKU Community...

Limmi Park was among the talented students from five top Chinese universities who joined the Summer English Program eager to get early exposure to DKU before the start of the semester. Park is from Seoul, Korea, but is currently studying at Beijing Foreign Studies University.

August 7th, DKU Executive Vice Chancellor Dr. Denis Simon met with Mayor Du of the Kunshan City for the first time since his appointment earlier this month. Also present at the meeting were DKU Chancellor Liu Jingnan, Vice Chancellor Gao Haiyan, Vice Chancellor Chang Xiaolin and Chancellor Office Director Luke Li. Mr. Xu Yulian, member of CPC Kunshan Standing Committee, Vice Mayor Shen Xiaoling, Vice Mayor Jin Ming, Chairman Xu Weiqiu of Kunshan Venture Holding Co., Ltd., Chairman Shen Jun...

To Those Affected by the Disaster in Tianjin,

At various points in time, for often unexpected reasons, disaster may come our way. This is precisely what happened in Tianjin with the horrific explosions and fire that occurred at a local chemicals warehouse.‎ Numerous people were killed or injured as no one was expecting such a terrible accident to happen.

Prof. Gao Haiyan

August 3rd – 7th, the 7th Workshop on Hadron Physics in China and Opportunities Worldwide, co-hosted by Duke Kunshan University (DKU) and Shanghai Jiao Tong University, was successfully held on DKU campus. During the five-day workshop, scientists and researchers from all over the world presented the latest advancements in hadron physics and exchanged views on topics such as promoting future development of hadron physics, establishing international collaboration and innovation platforms, and...