Founded in 1907
The traditional Victory Day
took place in Plekhanov University on May 8, 2019. Students, both Russian and international,
participated in this eventful and solemn celebration. The main campus square
gathered the staff, the faculty, guests and students for a concert, where
everyone had an opportunity to try the military field dishes.
Rector recalled what
distribution the university made during the Great Patriotic War, “Circa 350
members of Moscow Institute of national economy – former Plekhanov University –
longed for the war, 57 of which never returned. We remember and ever respect
our heroes. This is our mission, to always stay committed to our motherland”.
A veteran and lecture at
Plekhanov University A. Samsin told his own story and added that people must be
optimistic and never give up.
International students had
their special program that day, which included the Russian language Club
meeting. The faculty of academic departments of the Russian language and History
and Philosophy prepared a military concert, so the internationals could perform
the songs of that times. 200 foreign students of the preparatory program,
bachelors, international exchange’ students and post-graduates took part in the