Information for students
The training courses for volunteers of the World Festival of Youth and Students start at USU
The festival will
be held from October 14 to 22 in Sochi. Participants
are supposed to be 20 thousand of the brightest representatives of youth from
150 countries. 5000
volunteers will work at the festival, 50 Ulyanovsk students among them,
including students of Ulyanovsk State University. The
training of volunteers is conducted at the All-Russian level – by the Association of Volunteer Centers of
conduct orientation-competence trainings Anna Filina, the federal trainer of
non-formal education and Anastasia Belomytseva, the coach of international practices came from Moscow who worked
with future volunteers throughout the day. Oksana
Solntseva, the Minister of Youth Development of the Ulyanovsk region welcomed
the volunteers and wished them good luck at the festival.
Through discussions and other interactive forms of communication, participants were able to learn a lot of new things, master the competencies necessary for successful participation in the festival: effective communication, conflict management, organization, responsibility and effective work in the team. Today's event was just the first stage of the volunteer training , it will continue in Sochi. Next Friday, October 6 volunteers will go to the Olympic capital.