Here’s a glimpse at Russian university life, a few of my students, and how much effort people put into making new students feel welcome.

Subtitles:
Who said that higher education isn’t a sport?!
Here we have our own Olympic games.
Shotput
Track (with hurdles)
Wrestling
Gymnastics
Synchronized swimming
High jump
Weightlifting
Relay
For all of you, your study will be a marathon. It will require time and strength. Perhaps not everyone will make it to the finish line. But your teammates will always be next to you, along with those who have gone before you. And now it’s time for you, as it once was for us, to go to the starting line!
Set your own records.

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