Xiamen University hosts commencement ceremony
Xiamen University on Monday hosted a commencement ceremony for more than 9,800 newly-minted graduates. More than 1,000 students attended the event, which was also broadcast on the internet.
Xiamen University president Zhang Rong noted that this year's graduating class experienced a range of momentous events, listing as examples typhoon Meranti, the BRICS Summit and the COVID-19 outbreak. Mr. Zhang Rong encouraged the attendees to work for the public good.
School representatives noted that graduates who could not attend this year's commencement in person can apply to attend a commencement ceremony in the next three years.