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On the first day of September in the Kazakh-American Free University the Day of Knowledge has been traditionally celebrated.


Freshmen, senior students of all faculties, college students, teachers and guests gathered on the square near our university.

The President of KAFU Yerezhep Mambetkaziyev opened the ceremony of celebration. He congratulated everyone with the new academic year and wished the freshmen to prepare for a serious daily work in order to be able to realize all the unique possibilities offered by the university.

- Studying at KAFU is not easy, but interesting. This is why we are waiting for truly talented children of our region. You have to become the specialists who are able to speak three or more languages. This is the requirement of our time.

Kind words to the freshman were also told by one of the KAFU famous graduates Aizhan Kurmangaliyeva. She is the owner of the "Altyn Belgi" mark and the US State Department grant of IREX on "Business"; a graduate of the Nazarbayev University 2011 majoring in top management of small and medium enterprises, and the adviser to the president of KAFU.

- KAFU is a university that offers great opportunities for anyone who wants to achieve great success in this life, - said Aizhan Kurmangaliyeva. - Therefore, I encourage you to be bold!

Our gifted students Ksenia Vakhnenko, Eugene Lyutovsky, and Dauren Zarlykhanov, who were trained under the program of Leadership last summer, also shared their experience. In general, this year there as a group of fifteen talented KAFU students who visited the States.

But the most impressive speech belonged to our freshman Nursultan Togonbayev. He clearly demonstrated his ability to speak both Kazakh and Russian languages and then congratulated everyone with the Day of Knowledge in English, Spanish and Chinese, which caused a storm of applause.

Our college students gladdened the hearts of all the participants with their musical performance. At the end, the balloons with the faculties’ titles were launched into the sky according to our new tradition.


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