"Since the coronavirus outbreak, here at the university we are most concerned about our staff and students in Hubei". "No matter what happens, Tongji University will always be at your back". "The spring will come soon when the winter is over". At 10 a.m. on February 7, a special video communication was going on online. Tongji University Party Secretary FANG Shouen and President CHEN Jie, connected with staff and students in Hubei via video online at Yifu Building on Siping Road Campus, Shanghai, talked with them and expressed their tender care for them and their families. They also showed their respect to all people of Tongji who are on the front line of the anti-epidemic battle, especially to those over 100 medical staff who are providing help in hospitals in Hubei. WU Jiang, the executive vice president, chaired the online talk, which was joined by vice presidents LYU Peiming and LEI Xinghui, and people from relevant administration offices. Ten staff and students shared their life and work in Hubei. Nearly 1,000 staff and students in Hubei joined the 1-hour video interaction online.