Thursday, December 14, 2017

High school students to experience URFU

High school students are arriving in Yekaterinburg to experience Ural Federal University (URFU) like real college students for two days as part of the Test Drive in the Urals Federal program.

Students from 14 teams began trickling into the train station on Thursday. There they were met by their team leaders who will become their surrogate mothers and fathers for the next few days.

The first team to arrive was a male team from a high school in Nizhny Tagil school no. 50. The boys explained that they were so excited about the program that they could not sleep the night before. 

The second team was a female group from the 68th school in Udmurtia. They were looking look forward to making new friends, learning about student life and absorbing new information about URFU.

Teams from throughout the area will continue to arrive through Friday morning. 

Organizations in this story

URFU 19 Mira St. Yekaterinburg

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