The Festival of Knowledge in IGUMO has already got its own chronicle, a number of pages that increases with each new round.
The Festival of Knowledge which took place at the Institute for the Humanities and Information Technologies on March, 31st, 2012, fully justified the motto of the Festival Grand Round: «The road will be mastered by the going». The motto was very topical for the participants – senior pupils of 9th — 11th grades, who will soon face a problem of choosing their intending profession.
According to the organizers, the participants of the last Festival of Knowledge had a very fitting training level and were well motivated taking their «subject» interest not just in competition exercises but also in the events which were included into the creative part of the program.
A short and creative report looks like this.
— «Education or Punishment?» – a talk-show prepared by the Journalism Department of IGUMO for the guests;
— «Designer of Advertisement» – an event that was performed by the Department of Advertising and PR jointly by the faculty and the students;
— «Cloudy Services» – the IGUMO Department of Information Technologies made a meeting with them;
— «Fairy-tale Economics» – a transfer of economic knowledge and some administrative skills in the world of the Russian literature classic A. S. Pushkin’ fairy-tales;
— «A Person on Sale» – this resonant and current topic was offered by the Law Department of IGUMO and immediately reviewed in two aspects – moral and the legal;
— «Celtic Culture on the British Isles» – a real costume party with a deep and educational line;
— «A wonderful World of Design and the Art of Cubism» – some findings made by the Design Department of IGUMO;
— «Disclosing Leader’s Potentials» – a search for some private reserves in a battle with bokkens that was held under the supervision of some specialists of the Psychology Department;
— «Master-Class by Vladimir Korenev, People’s Artiste of Russia, Art Director of the IGUMO Drama Department» – immersion into the atmosphere of the Golden Age with its great literary heritage.
Besides, the IGUMO Design Department worked out and «replicated» for the guests of the Institute some memorial souvenirs – merry magnets with a funny hedgehog. The Journalism Faculty published the latest issue of the students’ newspaper. Professional psychologists kept their positive mood helping the participants of the Festival to relax in the Institute relaxation room. But the students of the IGUMO Drama Department displayed their audience the romance of roads presenting their musical performance «The Town Musicians of Bremen».
For the senior pupils of today the day was a real holiday of knowledge, hope and some confidence in tomorrow’s choice of profession.
The main prize for the participants of the Festival of Knowledge is traditionally a certificate for the privilege education at one of the IGUMO Departments.31.03.2012