In order to enrich the students' learning experience and enhance the students’ understanding of Chinese and Western cultures, Peking University provides a series of cultural lectures during the summer program. PKU professors as well as coordinators from partner universities are invited to give lectures on China and Chinese culture. All lectures are given in English. Students are welcome to attend the lectures. For 2016 program, those students who meet the attendance requirement as well as other class requirements will be awarded with an attendance certificate.