The Base for UJN International Students Opened

Jan,07 2015  from:News Center

    University of Jinan(UJN) ,January 7, 2015: On 28th November, 2014, the base for international students in University of Jinan to experience the Chinese culture was successfully opened in Shandong Yijiang Architectural Design Co., Ltd. The UJN Party Secretary Fan Yuejin, Xu Qiang, Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of Jinan City People's Congress, UJN's Vice President Wang Baoxian, Zhou Jing, Director of the Publicity Department of Huaiyin District, Liu Kui, General Manager of Shandong Yijiang Architectural Design Co.,Ltd., the relevant leaders of UJN's Publicity Division, School of International Education and Exchange, as well as the international students of University of Jinan attended the opening ceremony.

    On the opening ceremony, Zhou Jing, director of Publicity Department of Huaiyin District first expressed a warm welcome to the leaders, teachers and students from University of Jinan. And then he introduced the cultural development of Huaiyin District and the outstanding contribution made by Shandong Yijiang to the cultural creativity and protection of Jinan old and incomplete buildings. He hoped that the communication and cooperation between Huaiyin District and University of Jinan would be enhanced by the opening of the culture experience base for UJN's foreign students.

    On behalf of University of Jinan, Vice President Wang Baoxian extended thanks to the Publicity Department of Huaiyin District and Shandong Yijiang Architectural Design Co., Ltd. for their support in the education of UJN's foreign students. He pointed out that it was the important mission of University of Jinan in the transmission and innovation of Chinese culture to get more foreign students to learn and experience it and promote the integration of China's diverse culture into the modern world. The culture experience base for foreign students was a platform for spreading and expanding the Chinese culture. He hoped that the two sides would make more contribution to the international development of Chinese culture and Sino-foreign cultural exchanges on the basis of it.

    UJN's Party Secretary Fan Yuejin pointed out that Huaiyin District and University of Jinan were "neighbors" geographically. Hence they should make use of such advantage to get more mutual cooperation and development. He also expressed that the inauguration of the culture experience base for University of Jinan foreign students held in Shandong Yijiang would greatly promote the mutual development of cultural innovation and transmission. And he had high hopes for the cooperation between the two sides.

    The foreign students taking part in the inauguration ceremony expressed their thanks to their university and Shandong Yijiang for the opportunity to make a close contact and experience of Chinese traditional culture, hoping to be messengers to transmit the Chinese cultures.

    Xu Qiang, Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of Jinan City People's Congress, and UJN's Party Secretary Fan Yuejin inaugurated together on the ceremony. Liu Kui, General Manager of Shandong Yijiang Architectural Design Co., Ltd, and Zhang Shoufeng, the Party Secretary and dean of School of International Education and Exchange, University of Jinan signed the cooperation agreement. Both sides hoped they would promote cooperation for mutual development by taking advantage of this opportunity.

    The inauguration ceremony of Chinese culture experience base for University of Jinan foreign students indicated the establishment of another new cultural experience base, following the partnership with University of Jinan by Chinese Confucius Academy, Shandong Provincial Museum and Jinan Peking Opera Theatre. The successful establishment of these bases have made important contribution to improving the internationalization of University of Jinan, promoting the education of foreign students and carrying forward the traditional culture of Chinese.