ZJU rings in 2018 with a huge festival for students


Memorable Moment: The Student Festival culminated with an exciting countdown to 2018.

The fourth Student Festival of Zhejiang University kicked off with a spectacular parade on the morning of December 31, 2017.

Forty-four floats participated in the parade in celebration of youth. The parade included an impressive performance of dragon & lion dancing, a remarkable display of cutting-edge technologies and a wave of new year greetings in seven foreign languages. Both the participants and the audience were overflowing with passion and vigor.

On the New Year's Eve, a five-hour gala performance was held at ZJU's Zijingang campus. Senior university leaderships came onto the stage and counted down to 2018 together with students and staff members.

The fourth Student Festival, whose theme was “Health, Happiness, Growth and Dream”, featured a wide spectrum of activities ranging from entertainment and culture to academic events and blueprints for the University’s future development.

As an ingenious tradition of Zhejiang University, the festival aims at fostering an uplifting and vibrant campus culture. Through the initiative, the University seeks to ensure that students connect themselves across disciplines and develop teamwork and innovation skills.

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