Exchange activities for international students
On November 26, the 2018 “Charming Guangdong Helps My Dreams Come True” international student exchange activity in Guangdong came to an end at the Yunshan Hall of the North Campus of Guangdong University of Foreign Studies. Our school’s performances for international students have achieved great results. The skit "New Romance of the Three Kingdoms" won the best online popularity award and the third prize in the language category; the dance "Naughty Girl" won the third prize in the literary category.
The event was hosted by Guangdong Public Diplomacy Association, Guangdong People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, and Guangdong Education International Exchange Association, and hosted by Guangdong University of Foreign Studies and Guangdong Higher Education Association Foreign Student Working Committee. The event brought together major universities across the province, and nearly 800 foreign students from 48 countries participated in the event. The exchange activities take theatrical performances as the carrier, and build a cultural platform for foreign students in Guangdong to understand China, adapt to life in Guangdong, and promote exchanges among foreign students.
The activity demonstrated the youthful vitality and creative passion of college students and also allowed foreign students in Guangdong to better inherit and carry forward their native culture, understand and learn Chinese excellent traditional culture and Lingnan culture.
In addition, Li Xin, vice chairman of the Provincial Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, expressed his warm congratulations on the organization of the event on behalf of the Provincial Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference and Guangdong Public Diplomacy Association.
She mentioned that the in-depth advancement of China’s opening-up and co-construction of the “Belt and Road” initiative will provide more opportunities for foreign students to come to Guangdong for exchange and study. At the same time, she hopes that overseas students will become friendly messengers of cultural exchanges and mutual learning, which will promote Guangdong and other countries in the world. To play an active role in promoting the building of a community with a shared future for mankind.