27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

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Universiade Village residents get to know traditions of campus life
19.09.2013  16:25 articles.open_video Photo

Two months after the World University Games, the Universiade Village continues to surprise and please its residents. It is for them that a festive event was organised at the campus the night before. The evening's special guests - the Fire Show team - held a fire extravaganza and 'warmed up' the audience.

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Kazan Universiade OC gives its thanks to educational institutions
18.09.2013  16:54 articles.open_video Photo

An extended meeting of the Coordination Council for Educational Work under the Rectors' Council of the Republic of Tatarstan was held at the Ministry of Youth Affairs, Sports and Tourism of the Republic of Tatarstan on Wednesday, September 18. It was attended by deputy directors on educational work of secondary specialised education establishments of Kazan, leaders of volunteer centres, the Student League of the Republic of Tatarstan, the republican headquarters of the student labour teams, the FORPOST Law Enforcement Youth Movement, employees of the Ministry of Youth Affairs, Sports and Tourism of the Republic of Tatarstan and the Children and Youth Committee of Kazan, the Creative Youth Academy and the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Tatarstan.

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Kazan pays tribute to Universiade volunteers
13.09.2013  15:13

The volunteers who contributed towards the spectacular success of the 27th World University Summer Games have been given a heart felt thanks by the Kazan 2013 Organising Committee. The day before the solemn Volunteer Recognition Ceremony took place at Kazan State Power Engineering University and Kazan Pedagogical College.

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Kazan 2013 volunteers finish preparing for IAAF World Championships in Moscow
12.08.2013  10:41

This weekend volunteers from Kazan wrapped up their final preparations at the stadium. During the last few hours of work they were in warm-up mode as a nine-day marathon of speed, agility, victories and records awaits them.

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The Kazan 2013 volunteers to conquer Moscow
01.08.2013  18:08 Photo

On August 10th-18th the IAAF World Championships will be held in Moscow. A hundred volunteers from Kazan will take part in this event which is the first after the Games in Kazan. The team will face much responsibility as part of this volunteer programme since in Moscow they will be viewed as experienced volunteers who made a wonderful contribution to the smooth-running of the best Universiade to date. However, this will give our helpers even more energy and the right working attitude.

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Volunteers’ Thank U Party: It's just the beginning!
18.07.2013  23:20 Photo

"You are our associates, and we completed one great task together," with these words Mayor of Kazan Ilsur Metshin addressed Kazan 2013 volunteers, the Organising Committee of the Universiade and residents of Kazan on behalf of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan. He also remarked while thanking that the World University Games were held insensibly and successfully enough. And volunteers played a significant part in all this.

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Universiade Religious Centre becomes place of strength, inspiration and friendship
18.07.2013  13:24

The head of the department of Universiade Village services, Lyudmila Pigaleva, spoke about a unique center of religion, which was opened in the Universiade Village 24 hours a day, during the competitions.

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Universiade staff: Big friendly family
17.07.2013  17:55

A few hours left before the grand the Closing Ceremony of the 27th Summer Universiade Kazan 2013. It can be said with full confidence that this grand project was implemented at the highest level. This was done thanks to well-coordinated work of the staff of the Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate.

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Interpreters of Universiade always ready to establish communication
17.07.2013  14:04

More than 10,000 people from 162 countries around the world take part in the 27th Summer Universiade in Kazan. More than 157 highly qualified specialists in the field of translation are to help them to understand each other.

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Team 2013: It’s time to tally up results
16.07.2013  18:08 Photo

It is almost time for the fanfare that will conclude the 27th World University Summer Games, flags will be lowered and the delegations will begin to head home, which means that it is now time to sum up the results. Every athlete, guest and performer that came to the Universiade saw a different Kazan. How did the volunteers see the Universiade, were their expectations met and what feelings will they take home from the Games?

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