Prof. Siegfried Gronert, dean of the Art and Design School, Bauhaus University Weimar, Germany, was invited to Hubei University of Technology (HBUT) for a scholarly exchange and to deliver academic lectures, June 2, 2012. Mr. Fu Hongtao, HBUT deputy general secretary, along with the leaders of HBUT Art and Design School and International Office, received the distinguished guest.
Fu extended a warm welcome to Prof. Gronert and expected that HBUT and Bauhaus University could strengthen cooperation and that more accomplishments could be achieved through further joint efforts. He hoped that Prof. Gronert could successfully complete his lectures and enjoy a pleasant stay at HBUT. The leader of Art and Design School presented the achievements HBUT had attained in the previous academic exchange and collaboration with Bauhaus University over the past few years, and introduced the history and international status of Bauhaus University as well.
Prof. Gronert is going to deliver 6 scholarly lectures in the upcoming week. Based upon the cooperative agreements between HBUT and prestigious German universities remarkable in the field of design art, HBUT Art and Design School has already selected and sent two faculty members to Germany for PhD degree, three postgraduates and one undergraduate for interscholastic exchange.