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Delegation of Young Leaders of Harvard University visits SWJTU


On May 11, a delegation of 17 young leaders from the Kennedy School, Harvard University, visited SWJTU. At the invitation of the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, these brilliant minds embarked on their tour in Chengdu four days ago, which will enable them to gain more insights into China’s recent achievements in advancing political system, economy, education, ecological environment protection and green energy. 

The delegation visited State Key Laboratory of Traction Power, having an in-depth understanding on what China has scored in high-speed railway planning and development. The diligent works made by SWJTU staff has impressed all the visiting Harvard students.

Besides, the young leaders discussed with SWJTU students from the School of Public Affairs and Law, the School of Foreign Language, Graduates’ Union and other university organizations. The topics include how to build up leadership for young students, how to promote mutual understanding and cooperation between Chinese and American students, how to maintain a balance between professional learning and social activities, and how to start companies.

Based on double-class university development initiative, SWJTU has been exploring cooperative potentials with world prestigious universities, such as Harvard University. Meanwhile, SWJTU will remain committed to pushing forward face-to-face exchanges between Chinese students and their American counterparts.


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