On the occasion of celebratingEurope Day, 9th May, at University “St. Kliment Ohridski” – Bitola a manifestation on the topic of “Meeting of the Macedonian Universities”, comprised of three parts was held.
Official opening of the event, student debate on the topic: “Active Youth – Living Democracy” and an oratory contest on the topic “Active Youth – Living Democracy”.
Prof. Lence Petreska, PhD, Rector of the International Slavic University “G. R. Derzhavin” addressed at the event.
Students of the International Slavic University “G. R. Derzhavin” participated in the student debate and oratory contest.
More than 20 year, the European Movement in the Republic of North Macedonia traditionally organizes a student meeting with participants from the major Macedonian universities (University “St. Kliment Ohridski” – Btiola (UKLO), Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje (UKIM), University of Tetova (DUT), South East European University (SEEU), Goce Delchev University in Stip (UGD), University American College Skopje (UASC), International Slavic University (MSU) etc.). In addition to the student debate there was an oratory skills contest.
The manifestation is a solid platform for student debates on European Union about extending the European values and perceiving youth perspectives. Also, this event is very important for student coexistence regarding sharing experiences, acquiring friendships, but also for encouraging cooperation between the universities.