On the morning of 18th April 2017, the Open University of China (OUC) held its 5th scientific research working conference. More than 200 faculty and staff from 37 departments of the OUC attended the conference.

On the morning of 11th April 2017, Anhui RTVU and Anhui Performing Arts Group signed a strategic cooperation framework agreement.

Inner Mongolia Radio and Television University (Inner Mongolia RTVU) recently held the 7th Young Teachers Teaching Skills Competition, which attracted more than 80 people, including competitors from four of its schools and 11 branches, as well as school leaders from the participating units, plus judges, to participate in the opening ceremony.

Following an expert review and a week-long announcement, the Open University of China (OUC) decided to grant 515 of its graduates the honorary title of “2016 Outstanding Graduate”.

OUC President Yang Zhijian recently appeared on www.china.org.cn’s programme, “Educational Celebrity Lectures” , on which he shared his views on national lifelong learning and the construction of open universities. Here are the contents of the interview.

Editor's notes: "OUC's Reading and Essay Campaign" is the essay collection campaign held annually by the OUC. It was designed to encourage the teaching faculty of the OUC to form a habit of reading books, to inspire them to focus on profound thinking and bold innovation. Through the activity, it is expected to enhance the teaching staffs’ ideological quality as well as the working level of the OUC. We will compile a selection of excellent articles from the 2016 Reading and Essay Campaign, and readers can access these articles from this website.

The early January 2017 event, “2016 Selection of Outstanding Rural College Students from across the OUC System,” was one of a series of selection events searching for “Dream Pursuers.” The Open University of China’s (ou.china.org.cn) China Network sponsored the event.

The 2016 “Moving Anhui - Most Beautiful Persons” were recently announced. Among them was Li Yuanfang, an undergraduate student majoring in Chinese Language and Culture at Anhui Radio and TV University (RTVU), and teacher at Zhangxiang Primary School, Dingji Township, Fengtai County.