Orientation Session & Scholarship Awarding Ceremony
Orientation Session & Scholarship Awarding Ceremony was held in Reporting Hall 405, Teaching Building 12 on December 3, 2014 at 3 pm. The meeting was hosted by Prof. Xiao Yihu, Director of International Office.
Prof. Xie Hongxing, President of Yangtze University, made a speech to welcome all new international students on behalf of Yangtze University and congratulated these students who get the scholarship in 2014. He hoped that international students could cherish time and opportunities in YU, learn more about Chinese history, culture and traditions, make friends with Chinese people and try to be the herald between China and their motherlands.
Mr Hu Aifang, Deputy Director of International Office, announced names of scholarship winners. Muhammad Ali Imran and Sarah Mwenya shared their experiencewith new students and Chinese teachers as representatives of international students. Prof. Yang Fei from medicine school shared her teaching experience. Totally 106 excellent international students got the scholarship in 2014, also including these international students who made achievements in sport meeting and Chinese language study.
In the Orientation Session, Prof. Xiao Yihu introduced the staffs of international office to international students, and emphasized both Chinese laws and the rules and regulations of Yangtze University. He also told international students how to protect their life and property, and encouraged international students to take part in campus activities and exchange ideas with professors and other students, so as to have a pleasant, safe and fruitful time in YU.