On October 21st in Zaporizhzhya National University there was the opening of the Esenin Festival, devoted to the 135th birthday anniversary of the famous Russian poet Sergey Esenin. The festival began from the contest of the poetry reciters. The Rector Sergiy Tymchenko himself supports the festival this year.
43 students expressed the desire to participate in the contest. The Russian philology teachers, ZNU Scientific Library librarians, and the specialists of the Educational Center of ZNU, who were in jury, were very excited about the students' talents shown in the contest.
The winners are: 1st place - the student of the College of Economics and Law Valery Zubatenko.
2nd place - Ivan Stolyarevsky, Denys Glykhov (Journalism Department), Anastasia Panphilova (CEL), Anastasia Matros, Olexandra Klunisheva (Department of Philology), Bohdan Kornelyuk (Department of Foreigh Languages), Bohdan Ruban (Department of Social Pedagogy and Psychology).
3rd place - Darya Ramazanova, Darya Velychko, Anastasia Yaritsyna (Department of Philology), Sergiy Salimyn and Olga Grytsenko (Department of Social Pedagogy and Psychology).
All the winners received books by S. Esenin from the ZNU library.