Recent news from former HYI Director Tu Weiming

HYI is pleased to share some recent news about Professor Tu Weiming, former Director of the Harvard-Yenching Institute (1996-2008).

Professor Tu was conferred an honorary degree by Macau University on November 7, 2009. He was also elected to the Steering Committee of the Federation of International Philosophical Societies (FISP) in 2008 and played an instrumental role in persuading the Federation (which organizes the World Philosophical Congress once every five years) to formally accept Chinese as one of its official languages.

HYI sends our congratuations and best regards to Professor Tu!