All teachers and students medical staff, alumni, friends:
happy New Year everyone!
Recurrence, Vientiane updates. The New Year's bell of 2018 has sounded. At this wonderful moment of resigning from the old and welcoming the new, we would like to extend our best wishes to the faculty, medical staff, alumni and friends from all walks of life!
The 2017 just passed was an extraordinary and memorable year for Shanghai Jiaotong University. The victory of the 19th National Congress of the Party has encouraged us. The whole school carefully studied, propagandized and implemented the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, guided by Xi Jinping's ideology of socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, and more clearly the responsibilities and missions of the new era. Raise political standing and earnestly accept central inspections. Taking the opportunity of inspection and rectification to thoroughly implement the spirit of the National College Ideological and Political Work Conference, strengthen the party's leadership and construction, and effectively improve the school's party committee's ability and level of managing the party and running schools. Competing with innovation, walking with the motherland. Li Qiang, member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and secretary of the Shanghai Municipal Party Committee, hosted a symposium to promote the construction of science and technology centers and investigate the development of the school at the Jiaotong University. The school was selected as a "double first-class" overall construction university, 17 disciplines were shortlisted for the "double first-class" discipline construction list, and 25 disciplines were rated A in the fourth round of national subject evaluation, which further strengthened the goals and confidence of future development. In the past year, the school has fully implemented the party's education policy, paid attention to improving the content and quality, and has become vigorous and firmly moved to first-rate!
In 2017, we further focused on the Lideshu people. The four-in-one talent training concept of "value guidance, knowledge inquiry, capacity building, and personality development" has become more deeply rooted in the hearts of the people, and the atmosphere of "learning at the Jiaotong University" has become stronger. Through the first class of freshmen, the training class of Tsing Ma School, the student symposium, etc., we also walked into the classroom and approached the students, encouraging students to work hard and strive to be socialist builders and successors for the comprehensive development of moral, intellectual and physical beauty. International students from all over the world have gathered at the Jiaotong University, which is gradually becoming the place where the world's top students aspire to study. Building a "melting furnace" for ideological and political education through civilization creation, won the honorary title of the first National Civilized Campus. Jiaotong University students have repeatedly made great achievements in various competitions and evaluations: the fifth time they won the "Challenge Cup" and created the first "four consecutive championships" in the history of the competition, and won the Rhodes Scholarship ... In 2017, we further strengthened the construction of the teaching team. Held the deployment promotion meeting of “Building People by Educating People, Teaching and Educating People” to establish a clear value orientation. Establish Party Committee Teacher Working Committee and Party Committee Teacher Working Department to strengthen teachers' ideological guidance. The first "Teaching and Education Award" and "Scientific Research Achievement Award" were grandly presented, making the well-recognized contemporary Jiaotong University teachers the brightest mark of the school. The construction of the talent team is fruitful. Professor Mao Junfa, Huang Hefeng, John Hopcroft and alumni Gu Min, Ye Jun's new academician and foreign academician. Nobel laureate Frank Wilczek was hired as the first director of the Lee Jung-do Institute. Multi-evaluation and multi-dimensional evaluation are becoming more and more perfect. Talent services and colleges are becoming more and more complete. People-oriented and the pursuit of a better life for teachers and students have a better environment and atmosphere ...
In 2017, we further enhanced our strategic ability to serve the country. Scientific research continues to make breakthroughs. The number of projects supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China continued to rank first in the country. The Medical Robot Research Institute and the China Creation Myth Research Institute were successively established. Jiaotong University has made a number of contributions in the smooth test flight of C919 large passenger aircraft, the control of seawater, and the detection of dark matter. PandaX-II experimental results were selected as the highlights of "Physics". Liberal arts construction progress is gratifying. China's Urban Governance Research Institute, National Strategic Research Institute, Institute of Public Opinion Research, Tokyo Trial Research Center and other think tanks have achieved remarkable results. There are many achievements made by senior officials, and they contribute to the wisdom of the University ...
In 2017, we further matched regional and industrial development. New progress was made in the construction of the Shanghai Science and Technology Innovation Center. The prototype of Zhangjiang Science Park of Shanghai Jiaotong University has begun to appear, and the construction of major national science and technology infrastructure for translational medicine has been implemented steadily. It has started a new round of strategic cooperation with Minhang District and Xuhui District to deepen the symbiotic interaction between first-class universities and global cities. With the theme of "Salute to the builders, and seek new development together", a special event on the 30th anniversary of the Minhang campus was held. It was selected as the first batch of national demonstration universities for deepening innovation and entrepreneurship education, and joined hands with Yangpu District to promote the construction of a national dual innovation demonstration base. Based in Shanghai and facing the whole country. We have deepened school-land cooperation in Sichuan, Hainan, Yunnan, Anhui, Shandong and other provinces, and have been selected as the top ten typical poverty alleviation projects of universities directly under the Ministry of Education for two consecutive years ...
In this year, every solid step is the crystallization of the passion and sweat of Jiaotong University; every achievement achieved is the dream and wisdom of Jiaotong University! Here, we would like to express our sincere thanks and high respect to everyone!
The wind and the sky are over, the weather is peaceful. The Nineteenth National Congress of the Communist Party of China has clearly put forward the priority of developing education, emphasizing the cultivation of newcomers of the era of national rejuvenation, accelerating the construction of first-class universities and first-class disciplines, drawing a grand blueprint for higher education in the new era, and comprehensively starting the construction of a powerful country for higher education New journey. In the new year, let us be more closely united around the Party Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as the core, guided by the spirit of the Party ’s 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, not forgetting our original intentions, remembering our mission, taking root in China ’s earth to build a world-class university, and deserving of New contributions of the times.
The golden rooster presented Swiss, the jade dog was auspicious. Let's face the new weather and new challenges together with confidence and expectations! I wish all of Jiaotong University's career success, good health and happy family in the new year!