A freshman is a student who willgo through a long and thorny path to a specialist. In order for his road to start with positive emotions, it is customary in universities to celebrate the First Year in September. What date, how and who celebrates this holiday, is described in detail in this article. More details on the example of Moscow State University.
There is no more important holiday for students thanDay freshman. What a date it is, it's hard to say at once. It is generally accepted that the holiday falls on the fourth Sunday of September. In practice, however, every university and secondary school celebrate it on different days. But, despite this, everyone is trying to have a first-year students' initiation in the last decade of September. How will the festive events take place, each educational institution also decides on its own. A number of universities decide to consider September 1 as the Day of the Freshman. Accordingly, it is on this day that all the relevant activities are held.
Everyone knows that the best Russian university of alltimes is considered Lomonosov Moscow State University. On the Day of the Freshman a number of compulsory events are held here. Usually on this day students meet at the solemn line. Then follows an hour and a half lecture. Conducted by her rector of Moscow State University Sadovnichy. After getting to know the rector, all first-year students are sent to a grand meeting.
This event is mandatoryIncludes the initiation of newly-made freshmen into students. As a rule, this is carried out within the framework of a specially prepared concert program. Recently MSU has applied a new innovative technology, thanks to which any person, whether a former student or a schoolchild who dreams to enter here, can remotely view the lecture and solemn parts of the given day. This is realized through a live broadcast on a separate website. After everyone is dedicated to students, the fountains are launched. Then freshmen are invited to a sports festival and a concert.
It is logical that in the first place this holidaynote the newly-made students. Also in the event the pedagogical staff of the university and the activists of the senior courses take part. Usually, concert programs for this case are placed on the shoulders of undergraduates. But if a holiday is celebrated at the university in late September, then recruits are invited.
The debut of freshmen can be in very differentspheres. They can be invited as a co-host of a concert or a speaker. It all depends on the student's talents. Despite the fact that no one knows exactly what day is the freshman, the basic traditions are observed by all. Without a concert and a lecture from the rector, not one university can do it. These events allow you to get to know each other, ask questions to teachers and, in fact, the rector, and feel at ease.
In some universities, dedication to studentsis limited to the delivery of student tickets and test books and modest words: "Congratulations." There are also higher education institutions, in which much more attention is paid to this moment.
The three most common traditions of the Freshman Day:
Pass final examinations, and for thousandsentrants high schools will open their doors. A very important stage in their life will be initiation into freshmen. It is from this holiday that a real student life begins.