Sponsored by Shanghai Municipal Education Commission and contracted by Graduate School of Shanghai University and
Center for Global Studies, "Dialogue of Civilizations and the Challenge of Pluralism” Graduate Summer School was held in
Shanghai University. The summer school invited well-known scholars in related fields, home and abroad, to give lessons.
It attracted more than 60 postgraduates from over 20 colleges and universities including Shanghai University, Fudan University,
Tongji University, East China Normal University, Peking University, Renmin University of China, Zhejiang University, Nanjing
University, Shandong University and so on to participate. After 5 days of intense and intensive study, students not only increase
their knowledge, broaden their horizons, understand the forefront of domestic and foreign research topics, but also increased
opportunities for interaction with scholars home and abroad, and promoted academic exchanges between universities.