The solemn celebration of the first anniversary of Public Organization All-Ukrainian students' union "Student abroad" was held on 25, November, 2014 at Bogomolets National medical university under support of the University administration. The presence of many students from 57 countries all over the world, who are directly the students of NMU and other educational establishments: Kyiv National university of Taras Shevchenko, Kyiv National technical university of Ukraine "Kyiv polytechnic institute", M.P. Dragomanov National pedagogical university, European university, Interregional academy of personnel management, National aviation university, created really solemn mood.
It was not surprising that Bogomolets National medical university became the place and the center of this milestone event for students' youth. So, most foreign students study namely at this most famous higher school that has its own historical and professional traditions. So, the anniversary of All-Ukrainian students' union "Student abroad" was not in vain held at unique memorial V.O. Karavayev lecture hall that differs with the solemn architectural decoration.
The well-organized assistance to performance of the event by NMU's administration – pro-rector on international relations and scientific pedagogical activity, professor Antonenko Maryna Yuriyivna, pro-rector on scientific pedagogical activity with foreign citizens, assistant professor Zakordonets Oleksander Oleksiiovych, head at division of humanitarian education Gorova Olena Serhiivna enabled to demonstrate the annual work of the Union and to get acquainted with the important and interesting information about activity of the Union, perspectives for its development and new projects on international cooperation of students from different countries. The appearance of the warm friendly atmosphere in communication of guests and present students was very important.
The following persons made the welcome speeches at the event:
The president of the Union Bulayev Dmytro opened the event with the welcome speech and summaries about annual work together with Zakordonets Oleksander Oleksiiovych. The certificates for introductory training at European parliament (Strasburg, France) were also awarded to the best students. The decorations and the letters of gratitude for significant contribution into development of international students' motion and support to foreign students, who study at the educational establishments in the territory of Ukraine, and Ukrainian students, who study abroad, were awarded to the guests and representatives of rector's office at NMU Antonenko M.Yu. and Zakordonets O.O. The hallmark creative feature of the event was the performance of Hymn of Ukraine and students' hymn "Gaudeamus" by students' choir of the University together with the international students' community.