2016 group birthday celebration for seniors over 80 held
In the afternoon of October 20, 57 retired senior faculty and staff members of Shaanxi Normal University who were over 80 years old attended a group birthday celebration organized by the university's Department of Retired Faculty and Staff.
SNNU CPC Committee secretary Gan Hui and vice president Feng Xudong attended and spoke at the event.
On behalf of the university, Gang Hui presented the highest regards and sincere gratitude to the seniors and thanked their service and contribution to the university.
This year, SNNU's Department for Retired Faculty and Staff was cited by MInistry of Education as a National Advanced Group in the Work of Veteran Cadres, Mr. Wen Zhanshen was cited by MOE's Committee of Caring For the Next Generation as an Advanced Individual of Caring For the Next Generation, and Mr. Shangguan Yangzhi was recommended by Shaanxi Provincial Department of Education and Shaanxi Provincial Aging Problem Commission as a candidate for the National Model of Respecting, Helping and Loving the Aged People.
Former SNNU CPC Committee secretary Xie Zhenzhong, School of Politics and Economics professor Zhang Guangxin and retired Logistics Service Group staff member Li Jingming spoke on behalf of the seniors and thanked the university's care and support in their retirement life.
Personnel Department director Li Lei and SNNU Hospital director Guo Dangshe spoke on behalf of relative departments of the university, vowing to implement policies regarding retirement and pension, improve and perfect care and support modes for the retired, and to provide better services.
Wearing the brooches made by the university's Senior Handicraft Society, the seniors watched a video depicting themselves, which was made by the DRFS and Publicity Department, shared a giant birthday cake and took a group photo with the visiting officials.
General Administrative Office director Ma Xiaoyun, CPC Committee Organization Department director Wang Yong'an, Publicity Department director Lu Zhen, Administrative Department CPC Committee secretary Li Jindong, Public Security Department director Wang Haibin, Workers Union chairman Du Yeting, Logistics Service CPC Branch secretary Liu Yu, Logistics Service Department vice director Cheng Yonggang and Yanta Campus Community director Cao Liang attended the meeting.