The Derzhavin Alumni Assembly took place in the City Square of Music, where graduates of the TSU 2019 were honored.
Today Derzhavin University graduates about 2,000 young people in various forms of education, ranging from specialized classes to graduate school. I would like to admit, that every fourth graduate has red diploma. This is an evidence that we are doing our job well, preparing the future generation of the Tambov region, - said the rector of TSU Vladimir Stromov. - You open your way to the profession, and, I am sure, the knowledge and skills acquired at TSU will help you cope with any difficulties on your way. Be able to set an objective always before you, in spite of everything, move towards it, and then success will definitely be there!
The rector thanked the professors of the university, noting their work and dedication to the profession.
The graduation ceremony began with a solemn procession of graduates in the mantles of the Music Square. By tradition, from the 18th century, assemblies opened with polonaise and waltz. The dances were performed by the graduates participating in the dance class.
Derzhavin students was congratulated by the Deputy Chairman of the Tambov Regional Duma Irina Ten, the First Deputy Chairman of the Tambov City Duma Marina Podgornova, the Deputy Head of the Tambov Administration for Social Policy Sergey Kuznetsov, the Deputy Chairman of the Tambov Regional Court Natalya Burashnikova.
The assembly awarded the best graduates for achievements in educational and social activities, science and sports. In the 2019 edition, more than 300 winners of national and international competitions, 15 masters of sports of Russia, 23 candidates for the master of sports in various sports, more than 200 winners of different sports championships.
The awarding of holders of gold certificates of the federal Internet exam for graduates of undergraduate studies, as well as students who entered the TOP-50 ranking graduates of the Moodle system. Letters of thanks were received by the winners of the TSU student rating.
It is not a secret for anyone that Derzhavin University is the leader of the region, and here a lot of attention is paid to students. As the scientific field is closer to me, I can say that this year we won a huge number of regional and federal scholarships, scholarships of the President and the Government of the Russian Federation, - said graduate Vladimir Zavyalov. - I would like to say thanks to the teachers and mentors, family and friends who supported us on the way of the students, during difficult sessions and sleepless nights.
For the heroes of the evening, a lottery at which graduates were presented with TSU corporate gifts was arranged, vouchers to the Galydym recreation center, a smart watch, a portable speaker, and an electric scooter. In addition, they launched a contest in social networks at the festival: graduates addressed their wishes to freshmen. The author, who wished novices to be friendly, won the quadcopter.
Surprise for everyone was the video card from the resident «Comedy Club», a graduate of TSU in 2001, Dmitry Sorokin.
At the end of the evening, the Derzhavinians, making a wish, launched balloons into the sky. The final of the Derzhavin Assembly was a salute in honor of graduates.