On the afternoon of May 15th, the awarding ceremony ofthe 1st FNU Translation Contest&Selection Contestfor the 31st Han Suyin International TranslationContest was held in the Lecture Hall on the 3rd floorof Shao Yifu Building. Relevant responsible staff from Faculty Development Office, Teaching Affairs Office, andGraduate School, and leaders of College of Foreign Languages attended the ceremony along with the award winners.
The representative fromGraduate School shared his own experience of learning English with the teachers and studentspresent, highlightingthe importance of promoting English learningand teaching throughcompetition.Then, the leader in charge of the administrationof College of Foreign Languages read out thelistof winners. And Liang Li’e, on behalf of the award-winning teachers,and Zhou Sheng, on behalf of the award-winning students,made a speech respectively.Yue Feng,professor of College of Foreign Languagesanddeputydirector of the Organizing Committeeof the Contest, madea comment on the contest, entitled “How to Outshine Others in the Competition”.
It is learned that a total of 2604 teachers and studentssubmittedtranslations,among whichmore than 80 excellent works were selected through 3-round expert evaluation,organized bythe Organizing Committee. The 31st Han Suyin International Translation Contestin 2019 will be co-hosted by the Translators Association of China(TAC), Beijing Foreign Studies University and FNU.
(Translated by Li Yanmei, Reviewed byXie Xiujuan)