First of all, I would like to congratulate you with entering Kazan Federal University. Now you are the new generation of those whose vocation is to serve on a bond between a high variety of cultures all over the world. So take this honor to be a Student and do your best! From this very moment work even harder to maintain and enhance the reputation of our University not only throughout Russia but in the international arena, achieving your goals at the same time.
We all know that you have done a great job passing exams and entering University. Fortunately, for the following four years or more it will be your home and the place where you will be able to make all of your dreams to come true. That is why, do the only thing you need to gain your aims. I advise you, be hungry for knowledge! Furthermore, take all the opportunities you will have and do not be afraid of new experiences. These are not just words, look around and you will see a bunch of people who have already succeeded and expanded their lives with life-changing and unforgettable experiences. Presumably, my own experience let me say it to you.
Being a student, you will understand how valuable it is to get everything from what you are given. I wish you to go through a variety of challenges, as only overcoming them, we are getting better. Always think out of the box and then you will find out that even great troubles at the first sight are neither more nor less than a new opportunity to prove that you can do more than you always thought you were able to.
So LIVE YOUR LIFE and write the extraordinary and remarkable story of your own! Enjoy your studying, become a person we will all be proud of and then one day you will figure out that these days spent among people with the same interests, ideas, believes, and hopes gave you all to explore a brand new world. Here, at Kazan Federal University, we are eager to guide you through all of that.
Olga Abramova (group 04.4.-202)