Mr. Huang Rulun of Century Golden Resources Group made a donation to support the construction of Art Museum, Tsinghua University

On January 16, 2013, the donation ceremony of Mr. Huang Rulun – Board Chairman of Century Golden Resources Group to Tsinghua University for supporting the construction of Art Museum was held in the I-Shaped Hall. Tsinghua President Chen Jining, Vice President and TUEF Board Chairman Cheng Jianping and Mr. Huang Rulun jointly signed a donation agreement. Chen Xi – Vice Executive Chairman of China Association for Science and Technology, First Secretary of the Secretariat and Secretary of the Leading Party Group, Hu Heping – the Party Secretary of Tsinghua University and Huang Tao – President of Century Golden Resources Group made speeches at the ceremony. Vice President Cheng Jianping presided over the donation ceremony.

On behalf of Tsinghua University, Party Secretary Hu Heping expressed sincere gratitude to Mr. Huang Rulun for his generous donation for supporting the development of Tsinghua University and appreciated the important contribution he has made to national development and social charity undertakings. Party Secretary Hu Heping pointed out university should be a place of storing knowledge, spreading knowledge and making innovation in knowledge, the establishment of Art Museum will not only help promote the development of campus culture and improve the overall quality of students but also help boost the development of art discipline, and this donation of Mr. Huang Rulun for supporting the construction of Art Museum will play an active role in driving future development of Tsinghua.

At the ceremony, Secretary Chen Xi introduced the deed that Mr. Huang Rulun donated a huge amount of money to build a science and technology museum in Fujian, his hometown, and praised his exemplary conduct and noble character. Secretary Chen Xi indicated museums and art centers are necessary for the development of a university. He appreciated Mr. Huang Rulun for his all-out support to Tsinghua University and hoped Mr. Huang will continue to care for and support the development of Tsinghua University as usual.

President Huang Tao spoke at the ceremony on behalf of Mr. Huang Rulun and Century Golden Resources Group. He cited an old song of Tsinghua to praise Tsinghua has numerous masters and countless people of talent and has laid a foundation for the development of Chinese higher education. He pointed out Mr. Huang Rulun cares for the development of Tsinghua University, so he makes the donation with pleasure for the construction of Art Museum, Tsinghua University. He expects and also firmly believes the Art Museum once completed will become both a world’s top-class art museum and a place displaying and inheriting Chinese college culture.

At the donation ceremony, President Chen Jining also presented a souvenir to Mr. Huang Rulun. Tian Wei – Board Chairman of Hezhan (Group) Co., Ltd., Lan Yang – Vice President of Century Golden Resources Group, Li Bin- Vice President of Century Golden Resources Group Business Management Company, and the leaders of TUEF, Capital Construction Department, Academy of Arts & Design, Art Museum Preparation Office also attended the ceremony.