On the morning of September 7, Beihang University 2019 Postgraduate Students Orientation Ceremony took place at the gymnasium of Xueyuanlu campus. Beihang President Xu Huibin, Executive Vice President Fang Jiancheng, Vice Secretary of the Party Committee and Discipline Inspection Commission Secretary He Xinzhou, Vice Presidents Tao Zhi, Liu Shuchun, Huang Haijun, Wang Yunpeng and Zhang Guang, Vice Party Secretary Zhao Gang, heads from various schools, colleges and divisions, teacher and alumni representatives, as well as all newly enrolled postgraduate students attended the event. Huang Haijun presided over the ceremony.
The ceremony kicked off with a video which shows the profound history and brilliant achievements of Beihang in an all-round way and interprets the patriotism of Beihangers in serving the country.
On behalf of all the faculty members and students of Beihang University, President Xu Huibin extended his warm welcome and hearty congratulations to the 6,712 new postgraduate students from all around the country. He reviewed the indelible historic contributions made by generations of Beihangers in meeting national needs and carrying out frontier science research. He encouraged all students to give first priority to the need of country and integrate individual ideals into the cause of the Party and the country, maintain their interests and deeply feel the scientific truth in learning and research, carry forward Beihang spirit in the new era and write the most colorful chapter in their life.
At the ceremony, Fang Jiancheng announced the winners of special scholarships for postgraduates from the class of 2019, and congratulated all the students who won the prizes. Certificates of appointment were awarded to the newly appointed postgraduate counselors.
Zheng Zhiming, Xiang Kaiheng, Wang Nana and Hou Taogang delivered their speeches on behalf of postgraduate supervisors, alumni, new students and postgraduate students respectively, expressing their expectations and blessings for the newly enrolled postgraduate students.
The opening ceremony came to a successful close in the melodious melody with all teachers and students chorusing the anthem Wo He Wo De Zu Guo (My Motherland and Me).
Reported by Hu Shuwei and Su Bolin
Photographed by Di Bailu,Wang Zhen and Ding Beining
Reviewed by Xu Guoqiang
Edited by Jia Aiping and Lyu Xingyun
Translated by Lyu Xingyun