President Liu Hong visited the French Institute
On October 7th, President Liu Hong visited the French Academy for inspection and discussed and exchanged with the leaders of the Academy and teacher representatives. The heads of the Party and Government Office, Academic Affairs Office, Postgraduate Office, Scientific Research Office, Disciplinary Development Planning Office, Personnel Office, and International Exchange and Cooperation Office accompanied her.
President Liu Hong and her entourage first listened to the report by Yu Chunhong, Dean of the French School on the work of the school during the "13th Five-Year Plan" period, and learned in detail about the achievements of the School of French Studies in undergraduate teaching, graduate education, faculty building, scientific research, international exchanges and existing shortcomings as well as the basic ideas, main tasks and safeguard measures of the "14th Five-Year Plan". Subsequently, the leaders of the functional departments participating in the meeting conducted in-depth exchanges and discussions on the related work of the college and put forward their opinions and suggestions in combination with the department's business and the leadership team and teachers.
At last, President Liu Hong made a summary of the work and problems of the Chinese French Institute in two aspects: "innovation" and "internationalization". She pointed out that the school of French Studies has a deep historical accumulation and heritage, and it is necessary to further enhance its understanding and political position, and correctly understand the importance of the French major in the development of the school. We must give full play to our own advantages, inherit and carry forward the fine traditions of the college. The teachers and students of the French Institute should broaden their horizons, accelerate their development, and strive to achieve better results in the French majors of similar colleges and universities across the country. She requested that the French Institute should further establish problem awareness and goal orientation, compare, sort out and find problems, further innovate the talent training model, and dare to innovate and act in terms of first-class professional construction, discipline development, scientific research innovation, and teacher echelon construction. Strive to achieve more and better results; the college should further deepen international exchanges and cooperation, actively carry out international scientific research cooperation and academic activities, continuously improve the level and level of international schooling, and rely on internationalization to effectively improve the college’s talent training, scientific research, disciplines and the level of development and construction of the teaching staff. During the "14th Five-Year Plan" period, the college will take various measures to improve various working mechanisms, promote the development of various undertakings in an all-round way, and strive to cultivate more and better versatile, applied, and international French professionals.