The "May 4th Movement and the New Era" commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the May 4th Movement and the inauguration ceremony of the May Fourth Movement Research Center was held at Peking University.
The conference was hosted by the Education Committee of the Beijing Municipal Committee of the Communist Party of China and Peking University. The Beijing University of Science and Technology, the Institute of Socialism with Chinese Characteristics, and the Social Science Department of Peking University.
At the meeting, the May Fourth Movement Research Center was unveiled. The center aims to unite the research forces inside and outside the school to carry out the May Fourth Movement and the study of modern and contemporary Chinese history, and to provide the party and the country with ideological and theoretical results that are epoch-making, forward-looking, original and significant.
Wang Ning, member of the Standing Committee of the Beijing Municipal Committee and Secretary of the Education and Labor Committee, pointed out that the establishment of the center has important strategic and practical significance and is a major measure and practical action for studying and implementing the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping's important speech. The Municipal Education Commission and the Peking University Joint Construction Center have historical advantages, location advantages, talent advantages and resource advantages.
Wang Ning stressed that the center should focus on the historical significance and far-reaching influence of the May Fourth Movement, answer the questions of the "four clear-cut" eras; focus on the theme of the Chinese youth movement in the new era, and act as a sentimental message into a Liede tree. The important task of people's vivid practice; focus on the promotion of the great May Fourth spirit, give full play to the advantages of resources, do a good job in collecting, sorting and protecting historical materials, strengthen team building, focus on collaborative innovation, and build research centers into high-end think tanks and pilots. platform.
Hao Ping, president of Beijing University, pointed out that the spirit of the May Fourth Movement has always been the core part of the Peking University tradition and the spirit of Peking University. Peking University will play its own advantages and make good use of the new platform of the "May 4th Movement Research Center" to the political history of China since the May Fourth Movement. Research in various fields such as intellectual history, cultural history, and social history. We must continue to play a leading role in developing socialist culture with Chinese characteristics and inspiring the cultural innovation and creativity of the entire nation. Take root in China's practice, use Chinese theory to study, interpret and solve China's problems, and contribute to China's solutions and Chinese wisdom to solve world problems.
At the subsequent academic seminars, experts and scholars spoke on the theme of the May Fourth Movement and the May Fourth