There is no other season of the year, which is more eagerly awaited than the New Year holidays, followed by the vacations.
The foreign students look forward to this season to have rest and gain strength. Some of them leave for hot countries to celebrate Christmas and the New Year with their relatives, but many students stay in Kursk.
During the New Year holidays the foreign students have a lot of spare time which they would like to spend actively and as usefully as possible. The officers of the Administration for international relations helped them in it.
On December 31, 2017 the foreign students from Malaysia together with the head of the department for educational work of the AIR T.F. Dremina visited the entertainment center “Central park” – the platform “arena laser tag”, a labyrinth with ultraviolet illumination in the style of outer space. The students plunged into breathtaking cosmic battles in real-time mode.
On January 3, 2018 the foreign students visited the Kursk state circus under the guidance of the educator V.L. Leonidova. The New Year agenda “New Year Miracles”, with such characters as the Father Frost, the Snow Maiden, the witch Baba Yaga and the bandits, allowed nobody to stay indifferent. The students gave a big hand to the clowns, whose acts were funny and clear even without words. The guys shared impressions and took pictures with delight after the performance.
On January 4, 2018 some of the foreign students living in the hostel № 5 together with the hostel educator I.A. Kukarskikh went to the cinema to watch the movie “Going Vertical”. It is based on a true story – the real victories in the life of our country.
On January 5, 2018 the educator of the hostel № 4 I.S. Orobinskaya arranged a tea-party in the Russian folk style with a real samovar and traditional treats. The head of the Administration for international relationsYu.Sh. Iobidze and the head of the department for educational work T.F. Dremina also visited the event. I.S. Orobinskaya told the foreign students about the peculiarities of the New Year celebration in Russia, and the guys shared the experience of celebrating this holiday in their countries.
With the purpose of providing the safety of the foreign students living in the hostels of KSMU, checking the observance of the internal rules of conduct and fire safety rules daily visiting of the hostels № 4, 5, 6 was conducted during the New Year holidays.
As part of the visits, there were held preventive talks with the students about the rules of conduct in public places, observance of the rules in the student hostels, rules of fire safety, pass control in the territory of the hostels, etc.