Shangxiapao is a small village in the east of the Taihang Mountains. In July 2019, Baoding Radio and TV University (RTVU) sent a work team of three, headed by Zhang Ji, to the village. With the two earlier teams having improved the roads and supplied water and electricity to the village, the villagers had great hopes for this new team.

In a recent signing ceremony on strategic cooperation between the Sichuan branch of the Open University of China (OUC) and Sichuan Provincial Association for Construction Project Management (hereinafter referred to as SPACPM), the two parties signed a strategic cooperation agreement on personnel training.

The series of live open courses on the civil code, the first of its kind launched by the Open University of China (OUC) as part of its Quality Lectures by Famous Teachers series, ended on 30 June 2020.

On 30 June 2020, the Open University of China (OUC) held the second meeting of the third session of the Academic Degree Evaluation Committee to deliberate and approve degree related work for the 2020 Spring Semester.

From 8 to 18 June, the Open University of China (OUC) held an online seminar for the backbone teachers from its Civil Engineering (Hydraulic and Hydropower Engineering) majors in order to study and implement the spirit of the National Education Conference and put into practice the fundamental task of cultivating learners through fostering virtue, as well as to promote the construction of teaching teams and enhance teachers’ teaching skills and ability to develop the discipline.

On the morning of 24 June 2020, the Open University of China (OUC) held a video conference on 2020 spring semester final examinations. Lin Yu, vice president of the OUC, and related persons responsible for the department of educational affairs, attended the meeting. A total of 5,107 examiners and persons engaged in examination work from the OUC’s branches, schools, and test centres attended the meeting via video.

In response to General Secretary Xi Jinping's important directive on strengthening the rule of law in public health, the Open University of China (OUC) invited Mr. Wang Chenguang, famous health law expert and professor of Tsinghua University, to give a video lecture entitled “The Public Security System and Health Legalisation" as part of its Quality Lectures by Famous Teachers series of courses on 27 June 2020.

Recently, the Qingdao Branch and Qingdao Tourism Group held a ceremony to sign an agreement on a school-enterprise cooperation programme and unveil the Qingdao Tourism Group Professional Training Centre and Qingdao Radio and TV University Field Teaching Centre (Qingdao RTVU).