The China Center supports alumni in Minnesota in many ways, including through events, social media, awards, and more. 

China Center Events

The China Center and the University host a range of China-related events throughout the year, including its annual Bob and Kim Griffin Building U.S.-China Bridges Lecture. Please see our Events Calendar for upcoming events and sign up for our mailing list to be alerted to future events.

Distinguished Chinese Alumni

The China Center created the Distinguished Chinese Alumni Award to highlight and honor the outstanding accomplishments of the University's Chinese alumni. Read about past recipients or nominate a deserving alumnus.

University of Minnesota Alumni Association

The University of Minnesota Alumni Association is dedicated to connecting alumni, students, and friends in lifelong support of the University of Minnesota and each other. Alumni chapters help graduates and friends make the University of Minnesota connection in their communities throughout Minnesota, across the United States, and around the world.

Make a Gift to the China Center

Your gift to the China Center can help students from China, encourage U.S. students to study in China, support research and exchange, and much more. Learn about different opportunities on our Give page.