January 12, 2009
Xu Jialu, former Vice Chairman of the National People's Congress of the People's Republic of China, and respected scholar of Chinese traditional language and culture, visited UCLA, and gave a lecture entitled "Confucian Thought and Its Impact on My Life's Journey". During the talk Professor Xu spoke about the milestones of his life and career and how they related to the teachings of Confucius. Attendees included UCLA staff, faculty, students and members of the community. This lecture was sponsored by the UCLA Confucius Institute in collaboration with the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures.
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