Faculty of Culture and Art celebrates its 15th birthday
On November 23, the Faculty of Culture and Art celebrated its 15th birthday with a festive ceremony and a concert held in a major city venue, Lenin memorial center.
In addition to faculty staff and students, the event gathered representatives of regional and municipal government, alumni and numerous admirers of student performers.
In his address to the audience, USU rector Boris Kostishko pointed out that the Faculty of Culture and Art is the special pride of the university. Established in 1996, it is currently the only school of the kind in the region; its multiple alumni are working in schools, colleges, philharmonic halls, theaters and other cultural institutions both in and outside Ulyanovsk region.
The festive concert featured folk and contemporary dances, vocal and instrumental performances, as well as a presentation of costume collections made by Fashion Design students. Regular shows staged by faculty teachers and students have long since gained tremendous popularity among culture and art lovers of Ulyanovsk.