In order to provide more chances for international students to experience profound Chinese culture, USTC has invited many professors, each of a special field to give lectures to international students.
First theme was about the traditional Chinese calligraphy and painting. There were two lectures. One was held on October 18th2016 by Professor Wang. Professor Wang is over 70 years old, and he is a famous painter in Anhui Province. The other was held on October 19th 2016 by Professor Xia and Professor Kang.
Such kinds of lectures have highly impressed international students who were deeply attracted towards the beauty of the traditional Chinese painting. It combined the theory with the practice, making students experience the charm of traditional Chinese calligraphy and painting on site.
The second theme was about Chinese Tea Ceremony. Professor Wang and Professor Li were invited to give lectures to the international students in USTC. Professor Wang and Professor Li had brought many kinds of tea and tea set. At first, they made a brief introduction of tea species and tea set. Then, Professor Wang and Professor Li made tea in the classroom and shared the tea with the international students. One student automatically said, “I realized that the core of Chinese Tea Ceremony was a kind of peaceful life style. I really love it.”
The third theme was about the traditional Chinese acupuncture and moxibustion. This time, we had invited a famous doctor Dr. Han from Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital of Anhui Province. Dr.Han is very good at acupuncture and moxibustion, and he has also gone to Sweden to teach the traditional Chinese Medicine. Dr. Han taught the international students how to massage acupuncture points. What’s more, he diagnosed some international student through feeling the pulse and gave them some useful treatment recommendations.