Duke Kunshan University: From the Ground Up


October 25, 2018February 3, 2019

Location: The Jerry and Bruce Chappell Family Gallery

Duke Kunshan University, a liberal arts and research institution, developed as a partnership between Duke University in Durham and Wuhan University and the city of Kunshan in China.  Student and faculty interviews, photographs, documents, music, architectural drawings, newspaper articles, and other materials reveal the dynamic evolution of this collaborative joint-venture university.

Event: Nov. 27, 2018, 4:30-6:00, Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room, Rubenstein Library. Program will begin at 5:00. Mary Brown Bullock will speak about the internationalization of China’s higher education system and current China-US education relations. Peter Lange will discuss the development of DKU.  Welcoming remarks by Sally Kornbluth. Light refreshments will be served.

This exhibition and event are sponsored in part by the Office of Duke Kunshan University Programs and the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation.