Beijing, 16th July, 2020 (BISTU)—
BISTU Art Center on Xiaoying Campus sees grand opening of 2020 graduation ceremony to congratulate 3,185 undergraduates and 457 postgraduates on their successful completion of their studies. The Ceremony is attended onsite by all BISTU senior administrators, deans of schools, directors of divisions, representatives of faculties, and representatives of graduating students. All students graduating in 2020 are present online with the Ceremony hosted by Deputy Secretary Zhou Zhicheng of CCP BISTU Committee.
The Ceremony starts with affectionate opening remarks and warm and sweet video clips on graduation.
Secretary Wang Chuanliang of CCP BISTU Committee talks to “ten pioneers” elected among graduating students via video connections. The ten students show their gratitude to the University and faculties and extend their best wishes. They express that the fine tradition of BISTU will for sure be carried forward.
Wang Chuanliang expresses that the Graduation Ceremony cannot be held face-to-face due to coronavirus epidemic. The University would like to extend best wishes to all graduating students via this online ceremony. Upon graduation, the University and faculties are happy for students while are reluctant to say goodbye. It is hoped that students would be ambitious, earnest, fearful of no difficulties and barriers, courageous in shouldering responsibilities of the times, and integrate individual ideal into the causes of the Party and our nation. He sincerely wishes that students, while contributing to the Party, the nation, and the people, will have a promising future and enjoy a happy life. The Alma Mater is forever the strongest backing of all students. And students are always welcome home!
President Wang Yongsheng addresses the ceremony and says that the past four years have witnessed students’ wisdom and efforts. They have closely followed the university motto “diligence in learning and honor for life” and have spared no efforts to make progresses in all aspects of life. They have achieved fruitful results in various competitions. Under the leadership of CCP BISTU Committee and with participation of students, we have worked hard on the goal of building a high level university with distinctive features in information technology and have made tremendous progress in talent cultivation, scientific research, social service, and cultural transmission and continuity.
Wang Yongsheng shares with graduating students three points of thinking. Firstly, dreams of one’s life are concerned all of us. It is expected that students keep being earnest and brave in moving forward and learn how to convert difficulties and frustrations in life into unique inspiration for life and the momentum of advancement. Secondly, the future of the nation is concerned with all of us. It is hoped that students will keep a beginner’s mind and contribute more to the Party, the motherland, and the people. And thirdly, the future of humankind is concerned with all of us. It is expected that students shall have benevolent love for all human beings and cultivate a growing, broad vision for life.
Vice President Yu Shijie announces the decisions on approving and granting graduation certificates and degree certificates to graduating students. Deputy Secretary Wang Xiuyan of CCP BISTU Committee announces the decision on commending graduating students of excellence and students who have outstanding performance in job-hunting.
The University has initiated an election “I love my teacher” among graduating students. Representatives of the event have recorded video clips to express their best wishes for graduating students. Flowers are presented to faculties who have won this honor by representative of graduating students.
Vice President Zhang Lin presents the alumni flag to alumni association of 2020.
Representatives of graduating students receive degree certificates and graduation certificates from Wang Chuanliang and Wang Yongsheng.
A video clip with all names of graduating students is shown at the end of the Ceremony.