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The Hong Kong Jockey Club University of Chicago Academic Complex | The University of Chicago Francis and Rose Yuen Campus in Hong Kong is home to faculty, graduate students and undergraduates working and studying in Hong Kong. The campus is a hub for ambitious research, education and collaboration in Hong Kong, China and Asia, building upon the University’s rich history of scholarship in the region. About us

UChicago alum John B. Goodenough shares Nobel Prize for invention of lithium-ion battery

UChicago alumnus John B. Goodenough was awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his pioneering role in developing the lithium-ion batteries that now power our cell phones, laptop computers and electric cars.
October 9, 2019

State Department Advisory Update

As of August 7, the U.S. Department of State’s Travel Advisory for Hong Kong is Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution. The State Department advises travelers to monitor local media for updates, be aware of their surroundings, avoid demonstration areas, and exercise caution in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests. Please open this post to see links to the travel advisory and the State Department's Tips for Trips and Study Abroad for Hong Kong.

The University’s operations in Hong Kong are currently proceeding normally. We will continue to monitor the situation to ensure the safety of our students, faculty, and staff and keep our constituents advised as needed. 
August 21, 2019

Pro touch infused into non-profits

NGOs at different stages of their development need different expertise. However, given their non-business backgrounds, they may lack connections with professionals who have the skillset they need. Francis Hon, Director of Hong Kong Initiatives, the Hong Kong Jockey Club Programme on Social Innovation, Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation at Chicago Booth, addressed the reasons in bringing the ‘Board Connect’ Program from Chicago to Hong Kong. 
July 22, 2019