Monday, August 21, 2017

Mining university celebrates 22nd anniversary of Ukrainian independence

Last week, Mining University held a celebration in honor of the 22nd anniversary of Ukraine's independence, complete with a red carpet and folk dancing.

Held in the Tsar's Hall at Mining University, the celebration was attended by such Russian and Ukrainian dignitaries as Consul General of Ukraine Volodymyr Bondarenko and Sverdlovsk Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Romanov.

Mining University's cultural associations presented traditional Ukrainian traditions and customs during the Day of Ukraine celebration, giving their classmates and other attendees the opportunity to hear Ukrainian folk music, sample old-world style cuisine and try on traditional garments.