International students of Kalashnikov ISTU celebrated Navruz

navruzOn March 22 international students of Kalashnikov ISTU visited Korolenko Glazov State Pedagogical Institute to take part in Navruz (holiday of spring incoming on astronomic solar calendar of Iranian and Turkic people).

The event was organized under the umbrella of the branch of Association of Foreign Students of Udmurt Republic, which was established this February following the initiative of Kalashnikov ISTU and was directed at the acquaintance with students – Association members and their educational institutions.   

At the beginning, the students of Kalashnikov ISTU, Izhevsk State Agricultural Academy and Korolenko Glazov State Pedagogical Institute tasted plov (pilaf) – one of the traditional dishes of people celebrating Navrus, and then – the concert during which the international students demonstrated their talents: they performed with national folk songs and dances, and some of them even demonstrated the national wrestling.

After the official part the students had time to know each other better and discuss further plans for developing the branch of Association.

Finally, the administration of Kalashnikov ISTU addressed the proposal to Korolenko GSPI to sign the agreement of cooperation, which was positively accepted. Now the agreement is under consideration.

The students express gratitude to the administration and students of Korolenko GSPI for hearty welcome, friendly atmosphere and flood of positive emotions. The holiday was a success!