Chancellor Hu Minqiang Visited Honors College and Inspected the Work
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On the afternoon of February 24th, Hu Minqiang, Chancellor of Nanjing Normal University, visited Honors College to inspect and guide the work, along with Cui Xinwei, Director of the School General Affair. All the leaders of Honors College attended the conference.
At the beginning, Qian Zaijian, Dean of Honors College, made a presentation on the perspective of the top-notch innovative personnel training pattern, the quality of Grade 2016 students, and academic performance in first semester and countermeasure analysis. Besides, he mentioned some difficulties in the process of development and introduced the next purpose and methods. Subsequently, Wang Xinwen, Party Secretary of Honors College, and Luo Xiushan, Associate Dean of Honors College proposed some suggestions in terms of the second selection test and teaching management.
After the debrief, Chancellor Hu had a discussion with attendees to have a further understanding of Honors College’s specialties in cultivating students. He pointed out that Honors College is a special zone of reform in cultivating undergraduates and the card of training top-notch innovative talents. He emphasized that Honors College should do the best in selecting students, curriculum design, staff arrangement and teaching management to train elites among all the excellent undergraduates. What’s more, Honors College should promote the educational internationalization and take actions to carry out efficiently, such as hiring foreign teachers and academic supervisors with overseas studying experience in order to enhance bilingual education and inspire students to study abroad. Honors College would spare no efforts to provide superior conditions and broad space for potential talents, and send outstanding graduates to top universities and scientific institutions both at home and abroad. Moreover, Honors College should explore new modes of training top-notch innovative talents under the background of popularization of higher education in order to cultivate outstanding innovative talents and improve the quality of talents.
In 2017, Honors College is elected into the program “experimental zone for personnel training model innovation” of Nanjing Normal University. Honors College would carry out the elite training program, construct honors educational platform, design talent training system and take advantage of high-quality education resources to cultivate leaders with international visions and superior competitiveness. In addition, Honors College would construct honors courses system and honors teachers group to create Honors College culture and make new breakthrough in cultivating top-notch innovative talents.
This research activity is characterized by tight schedule and rich contents. School leaders’ careful and considerate guidance will help Honors College further implement the 13th five-year plan and push forward Honors College comprehensive reform.