June 14 of this year was China’s ninth culture inheritance day,around the theme “Keep Cultural Heritage Alive”, the activity of “China Culture Inheritance Day--the4th (2014) Shanghai Historic Buildings Visit for International Friends” was held at No.393 Wukang Road,Xuhui District in June 14. Chu Xiaobo, deputy director of the ShanghaiMunicipal Administration of Cultural Heritage and Ms.SilviaNeureiter, theAustria consul general in Shanghai attended the activities and delivered aspeech.
The activity included many parts sun as the “poeticWukang Road” story-telling activity, mini lecture, the historical buildingsphoto exhibition along Wukang Road, visiting the historical buildings alongWukang Road, the subject orientation of humanistic knowledge competition (24groups)
Leaded by Mr. Jin Xiaodong, the director ofInternational Students Office, USST 14 members of international studentsdelegation participated in this activity, 5groups were chosen to visit thehistorical buildings along Wukang Road and take part in the subject orientationof humanistic knowledge competition. USST international students delegation gotall the first, second, third prizes.
This activity not only greatly increased thepopularity of the Chinese culture and Chinese cultural heritage amonginternational friends but also enhance the understanding of Shanghai historicalbuildings and cultural heritage among foreign friends.