Jun. 21, 2019
On the morning of June 21, 2019, the graduation ceremony for the Class of 2019 kicked off on Pingfeng Campus, Zhejiang University of Technology (ZJUT).
Attending the ceremony were university leaders, heads of departments and colleges, counselors,teacher representatives, and all graduates.
President Li Xiaonian gave a commencementspeech entitled “Always Fuel Enthusiasm to Pursue Your Dreams”, saying thatthe essence of education lies in the awakening of human beings, the awakening of the essential strengths of human beings, and the awakening ofconscience, faith, enthusiasm and creativity.
In his speech, he urged the graduates to keep in mind their original aspirations with courage, purity, and ever-lasting enthusiasm, and to keep on pursuingtheir dreams in the tides of the new era,so as to leada full life.
Towards the end of the commencement, all the graduates cheered:“We’vegraduated!” which was accompaniedby the song “Me and My Country”, marking the completion of the ceremony.
(Text by Xu Xiaoyun; Photos by Li Zhengzheng, Chen Zhao; Translation by Zhou Yiran, Liu Jiangang)