US-China

Three Trojans receive prestigious Schwarzman scholarship to study in China

December 18, 2019

The USC trio will explore trends in business, media and culture during a one-year master’s program at Tsinghua University.

David R. Stilwell, US-China Bilateral Relations: The Lessons of History, Dec. 12, 2019

December 12, 2019

Stilwell is Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs. He spoke at the Center for International and Strategic Studies.

Ambassadors Jeffrey Bader and Zhang Ping Discuss the state of U.S.-China relations

Jeff Bader and Zhang Ping, Clayton Dube as moderator.
November 19, 2019

Two of the most experienced and insightful Chinese and American diplomats discuss the state of U.S.-China relations, the dangers of worsening ties, and the impact of U.S.-China relations on the wider world. The conversation will also explore possible avenues to improve ties and lessen international volatility.

 

CET Kunming Summer Chinese Language Program

November 19, 2019

Himalayas to the west. Tropical rainforests to the south. This is China like you’ve never imagined it before.

Mike Pence, US-China Affairs – the Frederic V. Malek Memorial Lecture, Oct. 24, 2019

October 24, 2019

Vice President Pence spoke at a Woodrow Wilson Center event in Washington.

CET Beijing Janterm Chinese Studies Program

October 1, 2019

The condensed Janterm gives students all the advantages of a full semester—intensive classes, a language pledge, a local roommate—but in a quarter

Christopher Ford, State Department, Huawei and its Siblings, the Chinese Tech Giants: National Security and Foreign Policy Implications, Sept. 11, 2019

September 11, 2019

Dr. Christopher Ford is Assistant Secretary of State, heading the Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation. He spoke at the State Department.

Christopher Ford, State Department, Bureaucracy and Counterstrategy: Meeting the China Challenge, Sept. 11, 2019

September 11, 2019

Dr. Ford spoke at the U.S. Department of Defense in Virginia.

Global Exchange Program 2019

August 28, 2019

The Global Exchange Workshop is a collaborative initiative of USC’s School of Cinematic Arts, Production Division, and the School of Theater, Film & Television at the Communication University of China in Beijing. These 8 new short documentaries were created by teams of students from USC and the Communications University of China in Los Angeles during the Summer of 2019. 

Congressional Research Service, Hong Kong’s Proposed Extradition Law Amendments, August 14, 2019

August 14, 2019

This non-partisan Congressional Research Service backgrounder was written by Michael F. Martin. The report notes that the key amendment is to establish procedures for extradition to mainland China, to Macau and to Taiwan. The changes also reduce the number of crimes for which extradition is possible and requires that the possible sentence be for at least three years.

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Events

January 23, 2020 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a short reading and discussion with Jeff Wasserstrom on his new book on Hong Kong.

March 2, 2020 - 5:00pm
Los Angeles, California

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a talk with Teng Biao, a legal scholar and well-known human rights activist.