2013-11-07 Editor: Zhang Haoran
Professor Keith Gull, the president from St Edmund Hall of University of Oxford, sent invitation to President Yan Jiehe of Pacific Business School regarding President Yan’s visit to Oxford University; he also sent his gratefulness to President Yan’s hospitality of last month’s reception.
On September 29th, with the great interest of “Huatuo CEO Forum Individuality Scholarship” and the unique educational concept of President Yan Jiehe, Professor Keith Gull paid an official visit to President Yan and received warm welcome. In the talk, the two presidents exchanged their opinions regarding Chinese educational reform, Sino-UK joint school and other issues.
Based on the friendly talk last time and the preliminary consensus about relative concepts, Professor Keith Gull wrote in the invitation that he wants to make further discussion about the feasibilities of President Yan’s support in establishing the“Yan Jianhe China Development Institution” at St Edmund Hall. He also expressed that he would be pleased to assist with the possibility of holding the next Huatuo CEO Forum in Oxford in late 2014. With the help of Dr Hwang, Professor Keith Gull is able to read “New Analects”, which he found most interesting. He also requested President Yan Jiehe to donate copies of the book to St Edmund Hall library and the library of Oxford for permanent collections.
As reported, “Yan Jiehe Oxford Institute for China Development” was rose by St Edmund Hall and it has the hope to become the world-class educational, researching and training institute about subjects relating China development.