Social educational activity

 

Trip to Charyn Canyon

Advisers of the Department of Diplomatic Translation with the 1st and 2nd year students of the Faculty of International Relations took the opportunity to visit the Charyn Canyon on April 15 in order to acquaint students from all over Kazakhstan with the sights of Almaty. This thrip has been successful. The students returned home with pleasure and relaxation

 

Theater visits

May, 2018

At the department there is a tradition together with students to attend theater and cinema at the weekends in order to familiarize with the national cultural achievements. These activities find a lively response among students. On the photos, students of the first year before watching the play "Tomiris" at the Kazakh drama theater named after M. Auezov.

 

THE FRENCH LANGUAGE FESTIVAL “LE PRINTEMPS A LA FRANÇAISE”.

         The Diplomatic Translation Department of the Faculty of International Relations in the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University organized and celebrated the French Language Festival “LE PRINTEMPS A LA FRANÇAISE”.

         The most active freshmen sophomores of the faculty prepared very spectacular performances with the help of their supervisors and the French and English language instructors of the Diplomatic Translation Department of the International Relations Faculty in the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University: Raushan Matkerimova and Alma Murtaza.

         The festival show was stunning as the students organized very educational and comic sketches and skits. The best teams were awarded prizes.

         The talented students who performed sketches full of humour, sang very beautiful and soulful songs managed to show and reflect the cultural traditions of France.

         Fascinating interactive quiz followed the show and helped the performing teams to communicate with the viewers. The remarkable thing is that every student, who participated at the Festival could learn more and new about the French culture.

 

 

                  

                                         “Farabi world” international conference 

In the framework of  Vth  international Farabi readings faculty of International Relations, department of diplomatic translation have worked at the students’ and young scientists’ “Farabi world” international conference  on the “Current issues of  translation and intercultural relations” and on “Language and culture in the current world (UN official languages section). The students of I. Zhansugutov Zhetisu state  university and Suleiman Demiel university have participated in this conference and came out with their reports. Much attentions was paid to  translation issues and to new methods of teaching foreign language. Summarizing the results of the conference, many students with best reports were awarded special diplomas and participants were awarded with special certificates. 1st place was given to 3rd  year S.Demirel  student Muktsheva Meruert, mentor PhD senior lecture  Kurmanali Altynshash. 2nd place was given to  KazNU 2nd year student Kuaglio Tanya, mentor Matkerimova Raushan  and 3rd year student Zhetisu state  university Idigova Anya, mentor candidate of philological sciences S.M. Mashanova. 3rd place was given to 1st year KazNU master student Mazhenova Ayimgul, mentor candidate of philological sciences, senior lecturer A.T.Bakytova. To sum up, this conference was fruitful to young scientists and students. 

 

 

 

                                     Faculty of International relations through the eyes of foreign students

We are the 2nd year students at the Faculty of International Relations who came from China. We really like to study at this faculty. In addition to the main specialty “International Relations” we study two foreign languages. Thay are English and German (we are members of the German club “Deutsch Station” and in the future we hope for close cooperation between the Republic of Kazakhstan and China in the field of education. 

 

                       Al Farabi Kazakh National University accepted the French delegation

On 6th April the French delegation from Poitiers made a working visit to Al Farabi Kazakh National University. The coordinator of Kazakhstan-French international programs Licha Badjini, the director of French center Gaella Shabas, the coordinator of faculty of philology Isabel Miyon, the teacher of faculty of economy Philip Rojon were in the delegation. They met with the director of international cooperation department Smailova Aizhan Bolatkhankyzy and hold talks on the future plans between two universities. After having discussions, the guests got acquainted with the work of “University French language resource center”. Furthermore, they had a chance to see “Francophonie Nauryz” organized by our students. Moreover, the guests met with the dean of international relations Aidarbayev S.ZH and also discussed future prospects between two universities. As a result of this meeting, our foreign colleagues showed a great intention to implement academic mobility between students and teachers, to exchange experience, to organize summer schools and to write joint scientific articles. Finally, we are completely sure that these kind of meetings will lead to further strengthening of Kazakh-French relations and will inspire students to learn French language from now forward.

 

                                                                          НАУРЫЗ FEST

Nauriz is a common holiday for all peoples of the East,  avery solemn day. Being celebrated by the eastern peoples as a beginning of the year, Nauriz is considered to be a special  day. Kazakh people also  appreciate Nauriz in a unique way and hold it as  trdition to celebrate it evry year. On 23 April 2018 Diplomatic translation department of the Faculty of International Relations organized an undertaking “Nauryz Fest” devoted to the celebration of the holiday Nauryz. First and second-year students  of  all specialties of the Faculty presented cultures, customs and traditions, languages of the following states: Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkey, China, USA, Germany and Mexico. The students  displayed  sketches, musical performances, national clothing’s and cuisines. The prize winners   were awarded with diplomas. The Grand Prix was won by the second-year students of IL which presented Mexico.  The competition was very tense and interesting.

The use of films and music as a didactic technique in the German language classes

On April 6, 2018 at the faculty of international relations, the Department of Diplomatic Translation, together with the lecturer of DAAD, organized a methodical seminar for teachers on the use of films and music as a didactic reception in German as part of the DAF (Deutsch abs Fremdsprache-German as a foreign language) program. Lecturer of DAAD in KazNU named after Al-Farabi Kesler Thorsten and his colleague Yulia Yanka from the KNU acquainted the audience with new didactic methods in teaching German as a foreign language. The seminar participants discussed how new didactic methods can be linked to local traditions of teaching, which often differ from European ones.

 

On March 12, 2018, the President’s address of the Republic of Kazakhstan N.A. Nazarbayev to the people was discussed by students of second year major International Law. 

"Five social initiatives of the President" which is focused on social modernization.

1. New opportunities to purchase housing for each family.

2. Reduction of taxes to low-paid workers.

3. Increasing the accessibility and quality of higher education and improving the living conditions of student youth.

4. Expansion of microcredit

5. Further codification of the country

Thanks to such activities, students realize that all initiatives and proposals of the President are thought out, realistic and based on clearly calculated capabilities of the domestic economy. 

 

Let’s Save our Green Planet!”

 On 19 April 2018 Diplomatic Translation Department of the Faculty of International Relations organized an undertaking within the frame of the university project “Green Campus”. The purpose of this undertaking is to develop ecological education of the students, namely: the formation of tender and responsible attitude to the environment, development of team work spirit, unity and friendship. The first and second-year students of all specialties participated actively by the making presentations and organization discussionю

 

 

 

The lecturer of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) speaks at a conference at the South Kazakhstan Pedagogical University.

Torsten Kessler, the lecturer of DAAD at Al-Farabi Kazakh State National University took part in the international scientific conference "Yunusov Readings" at the South Kazakhstan Pedagogical University in Shymkent on Friday on 30th of March. On invitation of the rector of the university, Mr. M.A. Zharkinbekov, DAAD lecturer Torsten Kessler made a welcoming speech and made a presentation of his work at the Department of Diplomatic Translation of Faculty of International Relations  at Al-Farabi KazNU. The theme is  "Integration of education and science in the context of the progress of the development and modernization of public consciousness." The conference was also attended by guests from Belarus, Spain, Iran and Uzbekistan

                         Meeting with  Pauline Couteau

24.01.2018 there was a meeting with the International Affairs manager for Central and Eastern Europe, Associate director of the Dijon Campus Pauline Couteau (France). During the meeting faculty dean S.Zh. Aidarbayev discussed possible ways of cooperationin science and education. Participants of the meeting were deputy deans of 2 faculties on scientific and innovative activities and heads of departments diplomatic translation c.ph.s., associate professor A.S. Seidikenova and c.j.s., professor SairambayevaZh.T from international law department.  

 

 

Republican Scientific and Methodological SeminarModern methods of teaching foreign languages and translation

On January 5-6, 2018 in the hall of the Academic Council, the head of the Department of Diplomatic Translation of the KazNU. al-Farabi Ph.D., associate professor Seidikenova A.S. together with the Embassy of France in Kazakhstan, the Republican Association of Teachers and Teachers of French, the French Alliance of Almaty, with experts from the University of Suleiman Demirel, KazNPU them. Abai, Kazumu and Him. Abylai Khan conducted a republican scientific and methodological seminar "Modern Methods of Teaching Foreign Languages and Translation". To participate in the seminar were invited to the teachers of the universities of KazMU and Moscow. Abylai Khan, Suleiman Demirel University, Women's Pedagogical University, KazNPU Abay, Kazntu to them. Satpayev, Zh. Zhansugurov and school teachers and young scientists. The Republican Scientific and Methodological Seminar was held in English and French in two sections. The aim of the organization of the scientific and methodological seminar was to generalize and introduce the advanced pedagogical experience, to assist teachers in organizing the education and upbringing of students, to develop uniform requirements for organizing educational and scientific-methodical work. The main tasks of the methodical seminar were: organization of scientific and methodological work of teachers' groups of faculties and departments, rendering assistance to them in improving teaching methods and upbringing; search for new, most rational methods of education and improvement, on this basis, of the educational process; improvement of the current system of improving the pedagogical skills of the professorial - the teaching staff of the university; the definition of the directions of scientific research on methods of teaching; organization and conduct of intra-university scientific and methodical readings. With a salutatory word in Kazakh, in Russian, English and French, the Dean of the Faculty of International Relations, Doctor of Laws, addressed the seminar participants. professor AydarbaevSaғynғali Zholamanovich.
 
Invited guests of the seminar. Chair of professional foreign communication, Professor Ayapova TT. president of the Republican Association of Teachers and Teachers of the French Language ZhaydarovaAssel, the dean of the Faculty of Philology PhD professor of the University Suleiman Demirely Akbarov Azamat made a speech and wished good luck to the participants of the seminar.
At the seminar, the following issues were discussed: 1. Methods of teaching foreign languages in secondary and higher schools. Traditions and innovations in the teaching of foreign languages. 2. Translation in the aspect of intercultural communication.
The seminar heard 7 reports.1. Prof.Dr. AkbarovAzamat - Dean Faculty of Education and Humanities, SDU, President of the Association for Applied Linguistics of Kazakhstan "Teaching Foreign Language in the 21st Century: Learning Style and Strategies".2. Dr. Bukabayeva B. Dr.Kemelbekova Z. - Kaz NPU named after AbaiEnqiry Based Learning in Language Teaching Criterial assessment in teaching foreign language3. UlserikOrynbayev-Researcher at Kazakh Ablai khan University of International Relations and World Languages4. Interactive methods of teaching foreign languages. AlimaTulepbergenova senior lecturer, master of IR, Dr.Sc. Smagulova A.S.5. Conceptual Metaphors within the Framework of the Financial and Economic Discourse- TalgatMyrzakhanov Senior lecturer of the Diplomatic translation Chair Al-FarabiKazNUProblème de la ponction française »- Mme Gulbaram SADYKOVA, enseignante à l'Alliance française d'Almaty6. "Evaluation" - Mme Gulbaguira AMANDYKOVA, enseignante à l'URILM Abylai khan;7. "Activités pour développer les compétences écrites" - Mme Assel ZHANAIDAROVA, enseignante à l'Alliance française d'Almaty Participants of the seminar, teachers of the universities of KazUmOI and them. Abylai Khan, Suleiman Demirel University, Women's Pedagogical University, KazNPU Abay, Kazantu to them. Satpayev, Zh. Zhansugurova, school teachers and young scientists and teachers of the Department of Diplomatic Translation actively exchanged advanced pedagogical experience, facilitating the search for new, most rational methods of teaching and improving the teaching and upbringing process, and improving the pedagogical skills of the faculty. Participants of the seminar were awarded certificates. The head of the chair is Ph.D., associate professor Seidikenova А.S.

 

 

In 11.21.2017 within the framework of the program "100 books read" together with the group's adviser A.B. Tulepbergenova there was conducted an advisory class on the discussion of interesting books read among 2nd year students of the Russian department of "International Relations" specialty.

Any literature - past, modern, to some extent is a reflection of the time in which we live. In their writings, writers reflect the historical upheavals of the past and present, the moral world of the contemporary.

During the adviser class, students shared their impressions of the books they read in foreign languages and native, made a brief overview of the content.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nauryz Festival

May 5, 2017

Nauryz is a holiday of spring renewal and marks the spring equinox. For Kazakhs, this holiday is the symbol not only for spring renewal, but also the triumph of love, fertility and friendship. Students of the Faculty of International Relations annually celebrate the Nauryz Festival, because its important for the future diplomat to know and feel the peculiarities of culture, traditions, customs of other nationalities.

The Festival’s purpose is to enlarge knowledge of national traditions in the world, demonstration of the language wealth and cultural diversity through the English. Many representatives of different confessions and nationalities from Armenia, Georgia, Italy, Korea, the USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan and many others came to that holiday.

On the basis of multi-national holiday it is observed that each language is a part of the spiritual heritage of all mankind, and each culture is priceless contribution to the world civilization. Celebrations are accompanied by songs, poems, legends, dances, fun, games and national cuisine. You could try and enjoy   the different national cuisine,  their traditions, the sounds of national musical instruments, feel the hospitality of each nation on this holiday.

 

 

Round-table discussion on the issue “Eurasian Economic Union: perspectives and challenges".

 

November 25, 2016

3-4-year students of the Faculty of International Relations under supervision of a senior teacher Leyla Duiseyeva organized a round-table discussion on the issue “Eurasian Economic Union: perspectives and challenges".

During the discussion the graduates were given a great opportunity to show the results of their research carried out on a given theme and share their opinions, hypothesis and critics.

The following themes were covered:

  1. Expansion of EEU ensures economic stability among member-states;
  2. The creation of common currency insulates member-states from global crisis;

Such round-tables provide future specialists with basic knowledge of indispensable political and economic database. 

"Language is nation's living soul" Festival.

 

November 20, 2016

The festival was held by professors of Diplomatic Translation Department.

 

IRF teachers with their colleagues in the Memorial Apartment of D.A.Kunayev.


November 16, 2016

Teachers of diplomatic translation department of International Relations Faculty invited their colleagues from regional universities having come  to have English courses at KazNU to the Memorial Apartment of Dinmuhamed Ahmedovich Kunayev. The excursion  was conducted by the niece of D.A.Kunayev, Cerikbayeva Zhanet Dauletovna. She told  about the Public Life of D.A. Kunayev, about his goodwill to all people, despite their social status. Our guests were very happy to visit, because they hadn’t heard about the Museum at all and have got so interesting information about such an outstanding person, who led the Republic during 45 years.


Evening of poetry.


November 15, 2016

In the dormitory №14, the evening of patriotic poetry was held on the theme: "Tugan zherge zhyr arnaydy akyndar!" ("Poets sing of their homeland"). The evening organized by the senior lecturer of the Department of Diplomatic Translation Z.A.Abidin and Student Council (Chairman Bauyrzhan Tomiris) was timed to 25th anniversary of Independence of our country. Z.A.Abidin opened the evening with M.Zhumabayev’s masterpiece "Suyemіn" ("I love") dedicated to  motherland and his people. Future diplomats read with great inspiration the works of Kazakh classic poets – M.Zhumabaev, A.Tazhibaev, M.Makataev, Zh.Moldagaliev and T.Moldagaliev. Students Zhuldyz Kairzhan ("Ana tilim") and Lyazzat Zhumanbaeva ("Kazakh halkyma") performed poems of their own, friends applauded and wished them further success. The audience also gratefully cheered to Afghanistani student Naqibullah Bekzat, who read very expressive and touching poem in Kazakh, to the talent of 2nd course student Bagdauletkyzy Sagynysh, who performed N.Tlendiev’s kui "Al-kissa", also to the host of the evening Abzhapparov Ardak. The evening was concluded with wonderful lines:

 "... Zher Ana syndy galamda,

  Tugan zher zhalgyz adamda!"

 

 

Meeting with the popular Kazakh film director Erkin Rakishev

The department of diplomatic translation has organized a meeting with the popular Kazakh film director Erkin Rakishev, which was held among the students of the International Relations Faculty on November 15, 2016.The famous film director demonstrated the most spectacular and interesting episodes of the newly made films "Aigerim" and "Never lose your hope". The newly shot films will be shown on TV screen soon. Erkin Rakishev shared his perspective projects with students and answered all the questions which were interesting for students. He revealed his future plans to shoot the new movie "Wolves".

 

 

Sweet Memories of the Summer School.


In the period of June 5 – 15th  2016 German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in cooperation with the Almaty Technological University (ATU) held a summer language school of German language in a holiday house Tau-Turgen. There were 21 participants in the Summer School, who represented cities such as Almaty, Karaganda, Oskemen and Kostanay. There were students from Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan too. Students of the Faculty of International Relations of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University Serikzhanova Inabat and Omarova Roza also attended the Summer school. Classes were conducted by teachers of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in Almaty and Karaganda. One of them is Florian Tack, senior teacher of the Department of Diplomatic Translation of the Faculty of International Relations.

Classes were held twice a day and every day, the participants got acquainted with two new themes. Seminar topics ranged from grammar to the dialects, from the professional language to sports and music. Interactive form of workshops provided a funny ways to learn a foreign language. In their free time, the participants had the opportunity to communicate with native speakers, hold interesting contests, make presentations, and thereby improve their language skills. It was an incredible experience, that gave a lot of positive emotions and practical skills.

 

Meeting with the woman entrepreneur Nurgul Dalelhankyzy.


March 17, 2016

The Faculty of Oriental Studies within the project «Brighton the corner where you are» Department of Diplomatic Translation of the Faculty of International Relations, in cooperation with the Department of Foreign Languages of the Faculty of Philology and World Languages held a meeting with the participation of undergraduate students (1, 2 and 3 courses) and woman entrepreneur Nurgul Dalelhankyzy.

Organizers: Eshtaeva N.A., Z.A. Tleugabylova.

 

Demonstration and discussion of the film in English “Frost/Nixon”.


March 15, 2016

Department of Diplomatic Translation held a demonstration and discussion of the film in English “Frost/Nixon” in the Dormitory of the Faculty of International Relations (according to the plan of the «Movie Fans» club). Organizer: Tleugabylova Z.A. The film was attended by the students of the Faculty of Oriental Studies, the Faculty of International Relations and Senior Lecturer Eshtaeva N.A. (Department of Foreign Languages, the Faculty of Philology and World Languages)

 

Demonstration and discussion of the film in English "Coco Chanel".


February 24, 2016

Department of Diplomatic Translation held a demonstration and discussion of the film in English "Coco Chanel" in the Dormitory of the Faculty of International Relations (according to the plan of the «Movie Fans» club). Organizer: Tleugabylova Z.A.

 

Demonstration and discussion of the film in English “The King's Speech”.


February 9, 2016

Department of Diplomatic Translation held a demonstration and discussion of the film in English “The King's Speech” in the Dormitory of the Faculty of International Relations (according to the plan of the «Movie Fans» club). Organizer: Tleugabylova Z.A. The film was attended by the students of the Faculty of Oriental Studies, the Faculty of International Relations and Senior Lecturer Eshtaeva N.A. (Department of Foreign Languages, the Faculty of Philology and World Languages)

 

“We are for a healthy lifestyle”.


February 4, 2016

The Faculty of Oriental Studies in the framework of the project "Cult of healthy body" Department of Diplomatic Translation of the Faculty of International Relations, in cooperation with the Department of Foreign Languages of the Faculty of Philology and World Languages held a round table on the theme "We are for a healthy lifestyle," with the participation of undergraduate students (1, 2 and 3 courses) and the KazNU medicine staff Ismayil N. (sociologist), Taubaeva K. (psychologist) and G.K. Baymasheva (therapist). Organizers: Eshtaeva N.A., Z.A. Tleugabylova.

 

 

Meeting with Mamytbek Khaldybai.


5 May, 2015

On the eve of the 70th anniversary of the Great Victory, the department of diplomatic translation arranged a meeting with a member of the Writers’ Union of Kazakhstan Mamytbek Khaldybai, who has had a very close links with Bauyrzhan Momyshuly. First of all, the guest gave brief information about his life and his first meeting with the Hero of the People B.Momyshuly. He talked about B.Momyshuly’s difficult but very generous character. Moreover, he recited one of his first poems ‘Bridge” which paved the way to his bright future. The students and teachers greatly enjoyed the meeting.

 

The 550th anniversary of the Kazakh Khanate.


10 April, 2015

The main aim of this event is to introduce the history of the Kazakh Khanate and educate young people to respect traditions and values of their nation, strengthening the unity and harmony. Everyone knows that the Kazakh Khanate was founded in 1456-1465 by Janybek Khan and Kerey Khan on the banks of Zhetisu in the southeastern part of Kazakhstan. The Kazakh people had experienced a bitter history of prolonged oppression, degradation and abasement. However, they never gave up. Celebration of the 550th anniversary of the Kazakh Khanate is a sign of displaying a great respect to our formidable ancestors. In general, the event was of informative character, so the students got a lot of useful information.

  

“Nauryz Fest”.


30 April, 2015

‘Nauryz Fest’, which is devoted to Nauryz holiday, has become an annual festival hosted by the staff of the diplomatic translation department. The contest that has been looked forward to is organized by 1-3 year students. Each academic group will represent the country which has been chosen by themselves. They demonstrate that country’s traditions, customs and cuisine. Their performance is judged by the jury (consisted of students) that has been selected at random. This year ‘representatives’ of Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan People’s Assembly, India, Japan, Cuba, China, Brazil, South Korea, and Tajikistan took part in the festival. They sang song, danced and wore national costumes of those countries. The best ones were awarded with prizes and various gifts.

  

French Week.


17 November, 2014

The ceremony of French Week started with a flash mob and presentation “About France” prepared by the students and a French trainer, Raushan. This enabled the students, particularly who were learning French, to get more information about the history, traditions and culture of France. In fact, French Week was full of other events: tasty food, flash mob, photography exhibition “France through the eyes of KazNU students”, Aquagrim, watching a film “Horisty”, Sightseeings of France and French culture and the Festival “La vie est une chanson” (concert, entertaining programs, etc.)  

  

Going to the cinema and theater with students.


March 2015

There is a good tradition among the advisors of the diplomatic translation department – going to the cinema and theater with their students. As most of the teachers supervise 1-2 year students, such initiatives are usually warmly welcomed by the students. A visit to the performances at M.Auezov theatre is an exciting experience for the fresher. This time they came to watch ‘Umit uzgim kelmeidi’ (I don’t want to lose hope) by N.Kelimbetov. The play made a great impression on the students... The second photo was made during the trip to Chaplin MEGA RealD 3D cinema to watch “Kenzhe”.

  

“The Loss of Civilization”.


18 November, 2014

In the frame of “100 Kitap” (100 Books) project an exciting party was organized in the dormitary №14. This time students discussed “The Loss of Civilization” written by one of the prominent Kazakh poets M.Shakhanov. Since this work mainly touches upon the current problems of young people, it was held on the eve of a Student’s Day. The hosts started the party with various questions about the poet’s life and career. He was considered as a real patriot. The students talked about the main idea of “The Loss of Civilization” expressing their own opinions. Everyone enjoyed the party listening to the songs composed of M.Shakhanov’s words.

 

Different nations with common aims.


19 March, 2015

The event held in the frame of the project “Ainalandy nurlandyr” took place on the eve of Nayryz holiday. In accordance with this, the venue was decorated with national ornaments. The participants were also in national costumes. In fact, this was a contest arranged between the language departments of the University. As its name implies (“Different nations with common aims’), the contestants performed in Kazakh, English, Dutch, French, Chinese, Arab and Spanish. “A representative” of each country gave brief information about his/her country and demonstrated his/her artistic skills. The event ended up with a song of Y.Khasangaliev “Atameken”.

 

“A sound mind in a sound body”.


 27 October, 2014

Diplomatic translation department staff organized a special lecture devoted to health problems of young people. It was delivered by K.A.Kabulbayeva, a resident physician. The main aim of the lecture was to explain the value of a person’s health. She talked about the ways of being healthy and keeping fit. She advised them to avoid bad habits such as drinking, smoking and eating too much fast food. Moreover, she asked about how effectively first aid renders assistance to people in our country.

  

Spanish Week.


17 November, 2014

The ceremony of Spanish Week started with the presentation “About Spain” prepared by the students and a Spanish teacher Barbara Pulimanti. The following day, Faculty members had a chance to attend a meeting where the Advisor on Trade and Economics of Spain Kristina Santa Maria Garcia made a speech. This meeting enabled the students, particularly who were learning Spanish, to get more information about the history, traditions and culture of Spain. During the meeting they asked a number of questions about things that they were interested in. Apart from this, Spanish Week was full of other events such as watching a film “Mirame yo soy la España”, organizing different concerts and preparing national Spanish food. The final day of the week was devoted to the Round Table “Intercultural dialogue in the process of world cultural communication”.

 

“N.Nazarbayev is the first President of the Republic of Kazakhstan”.


26 November, 2014

On the eve of President’s Day, the staff of Diplomatic translation department organized the lecture “N.Nazarbayev is the first President of the Republic of Kazakhstan” for 1-2 year students. The lecture was delivered by а representative of Central Museum. It was held in interactive form. Asking various questions about the president’s childhood, life and career, the guest talked about very interesting moments of his life. Moreover, he used some slides which presented the whole picture of the president’s activities. Particularly, he focused on the contribution of N.Nazarbayev made into the development of young independent Kazakhstan. The students enjoyed the lecture.