June 21, 2019
On June 8, 2019, AUCA Alumni Relations Office together with Alumni Council welcomed back over 150 alumni to the Annual Alumni Reunion.
The colorful reunion, dedicated to the 25th anniversary of AUCA was held at the new campus of AUCA for the first time, after a long break. The event was hosted by AUCA graduate Maksat Tynaev (IR-399).
The new President of AUCA Andrew Kuchins delivered an amazing speech and opened the event. Next, AUCA alumna Aizhan Temiralieva (ICP-106) - the President of the Alumni Council, touched the hearts of many other guests by her amazing story of AUCA experience. We were also delighted to listen to Nikolay Grigorievich Shulgin - the Dean of Student’s Life Office, every graduate still remembers and loves him.
To break up the ice between alumni guests, Maksat Tynaev conducted the Networking competition.
The Alumni Reunion was brightened up by performances of AUCA Theatre Mirrors and its participants - Marat Bakishev (winner of Stream 2019), Jasmin Scott (Stream 2018), Sanjar Omurbaev (Stream 2019), Erdan Kokumbaev (Stream 2019) and Aizhan Usupbaeva (Stream 2018).
There was a special playing room with animators for the kids of our former students.
We would like to express our deep gratitude for sponsors’ contribution. Живое пиво and our alumnus Arslan Karagulov (BA-105) personally for his initiative and great support! Cinematica and Ulugbek Salymbekov (BA-194) for providing the certificates. Papa John’s and our and our graduates, specially Daniyar Monolbaev (ECO-108) and Nurbek Ababakirov (BA-106) for Pizza, certificates and great support.
The official part ended up by joint AUCA anthem. Then, graduates spent amazing time networking while reception.
After a long break, AUCA resumes a wonderful tradition of Annual Alumni Reunion. Those who didn't have a chance to take part this year, we are looking forward to seeing you next year.
More photos available here.