On the afternoon of September 28th, representatives from Western Returned Scholars Association and key foreign enterprises in Xinwu district visited Boston International School to join in the ‘United Home and Abroad, Committed WND Development ‘Chinese cultural heritage sharing session. They were leaded by Mr. Wang Mingtao, Leader of lecturer group for Wuxi Municipal Party Committee, Mr. Zhou Hanjun, previous Secretary of the Party Committee in health commission of Binhu District, Ms. Qian Yun, Deputy Department Manager of Publicity Xinwu District, Mr. Fan Zhongliang, Deputy Department Management of United Front Work and other relatives from government of Xinwu District.
This exchange event is initiated and organized by WND (Xin Wu District) Publicity and United Front Work departments with purpose to heritage Chinese culture and promote the international exchange and mutual understanding and integration.
BIS Executive President Ms. Sue Su, Academic Principal Mr. Brian Rotunno, DP Coordinator Mr. Matt Kirk, Student Services Director & College Counselor Mr. Carlos Arboleda, PYP Coordinator Mr. David Bremner and other several management team members joined.
Firstly, All the guests had a campus tour accompanied by BIS management team. In golden September, the climate is pleasant with Osmanthus fragrance, all the guests gave a very positive feedback for the beautiful campus environment, the international atmosphere and the high-standard equipment and facilities application at BIS.
After the tour, all the guests came to Board Meeting Room, Academic Principal Mr. Brian Rotunno gave a welcome speech on behalf of BIS Management Team and introduced BIS briefly in terms of curriculum system and concepts. A small ceremony of book donation is followed. Mr. Brian Rotunno was invited as the representative of international friends and get presented the book by Mr. Wang Mingtao, Ms. Qian Yun and Mr. Fan Zhongliang together with other 2 representatives from foreign companies and the western returned association.
Then Mr. Wang Mingtao, Leader of Lecturer Group for Wuxi Municipal Party Committee and Mr. Zhou Hanjun, former Secretary of the Party Committee in Health Commission of Binhu District gave a speech on Chinese culture and politics in both English and Chinese. They introduced the cultural confidence of Chinese people and shared their understanding about the realistic meaning and contemporary value of Chinese traditional culture. All the guests shared their understanding about Chinese culture and international culture exchange and cooperation based on their own perspective and life and working experiences, the communication is made in progress orderly at a happy and relaxing atmosphere.
Boston international School has been taking focus on proactively join in the building process of international community for region and striving for continuous development with advanced concepts. Highly appreciation all the guests to visit BIS, and sincerely thanks to district Publicity and United Front Work departments to build such a good communication occasion for all the western returned talents and foreigners working in WND. BIS hopes to continue working together with all social colleagues to commit WND development in future.