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SDUW Holds the Launch Ceremony of 2017 Students’ Overseas Learning Experience
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On July 7th, the launch ceremony of 2017 Students’ Overseas Learning Experience was held at Shandong University, Weihai (SDUW). Prof. Chen Guanjun, Vice President of SDUW, along with staff from Teaching Affairs Office, Students’ Affairs Office, Graduate Department, International Office, Youth League Committee, and over 400 students attended the ceremony.

Prof. Chen first extended his congratulations to students who took part in 2017 SDUW overseas programs. He said that SDUW would continue to deepen exchanges and cooperation with world-class universities, so that more teachers and students could participate in and benefit from the internationalization of the university. In addition, he expressed his wish that the students could seize the opportunity of studying abroad, and fully explore the foreign cultures.

At the ceremony, Prof. Chen, along with other SDUW staff members awarded the student representatives with the SDUW Presidential Scholarship. In addition, relevant staff from SDUW offices and departments presented flags to the 12 teams participating in 2017 summer sessions held in Australia, the U.S., the U.K., Germany, France, Spain, South Korea, Japan, as well as Taiwan area.

As student representatives, Mr. Pan Shidong from School of Mechanical, Electrical & Information Engineering, and Miss Wang Fangfei from School of Translation Studies, spoke respectively on behalf of all students winning the scholarship, in which they expressed their gratitude towards SDUW for providing them the opportunity to study abroad, and promised that they would live up to the expectations of teachers and parents while studying at world-class universities. 

In 2017, SDUW will send 582 students attending different programs to study overseas for two years, one year, or a short period of time in 47 universities and colleges, including prestigious institutes such as University of California, Irvine (UCI), The Australian National University, University of Cambridge, and Chung-Ang University etc. in the U.S., the U.K., South Korea, France, Germany, Australia, Japan, Spain, as well as Taiwan area. As a prior task of internationalization of SDUW, the program of “Students’ Overseas Learning Experience” has become a feature of the SDUW undergraduate programs. 

             
             
             

 

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