The Seventh UNNC Cup English Speech Contest (East China) was held on April 15th and 16th, participated by excellent candidates from Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), Fudan University, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, East China University of Political Science and Law, The University of Nottingham Niongbo China, etc. The winner was Zhu Cheng, a freshman student from Medical School of SJTU, under the guidance of Ms. Dai Rongrong, a teacher from School of Foreign Language.
The contest had two rounds: inter-university semi-finals and finals, which comprised of four parts—themed speech, Q&A, impromptu speech and impromptu Q&A. In the themed speech part, the candidates gave their speeches around the classic theme “love” from various perspectives. Zhu Cheng from SJTU approached from a novel angel—organ donation, and incorporated his personal experiences as well as his profound understandings into his speech.
Translated by Zhang Yifan Reviewed by Wang Bingyu