UCA Students Honoured at Russian Culture Day Celebration
First year Naryn State University (NSU) students and undergraduate students from UCA participated in ‘Russian Culture Day’ on April 17th at NSU in Naryn. Participants learnt about Russian customs and traditions, tasted Russian pancakes, pies and meat dumplings, and listened to Russian carols. UCA’s students also demonstrated their interest in Russian culture, and were the guests of honour at the event. UCA students, Karlygash Kussainova recited an excerpt from Evgeni Onegin by A. S. Pushkin, Firuza Muzzafar recited some poems by Esenin, and Zarastin Kholbash recited other readings. Participants concluded the event by singing Russian songs and couplets (chastushki).