Students enjoy Expo boost

2009-06-01 15:52 BJT

Special Report: 2010 Shanghai Expo Countdown |

Hundreds of students in Shanghai's Luwan District yesterday attended an Expo lecture, part of the organizer's promotional efforts involving local primary and middle schools.

Huang Yaocheng, counselor for national participation with the Bureau of Shanghai World Expo Coordination, presents Expo-themed books.

Huang Yaocheng, counselor for national participation with the 
Bureau of Shanghai World Expo Coordination, presents 
Expo-themed books.

In the lecure, Yu Li, the assistant director of the Communication and Promotion Department of the Bureau of Shanghai World Expo Coordination, delivered an update on World Expo 2010. He also gave some basic facts about world expositions.

Similar lectures will be organized by the Shanghai Students' Post under the guidance of the Bureau of Shanghai World Expo Coordination.

The organizer hopes to raise the awareness of Expo 2010 among local students by a series of promotional events in the run-up to the Expo such as Expo knowledge competitions.

Students present singing performance.

Students present singing performance.