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  • Drive, Joy, and New Skills: ITMO Students Volunteer at Euro 2020 in St. Petersburg

    For a whole month between June 11 and July 11, St. Petersburg had been swept off its feet with the UEFA European Football Championship 2020. The tournament was especially festive this time around, as football aficionados had been waiting for it a year longer (it was scheduled for last year and postponed due to the pandemic). However, it was not only a colorful show for everyone – some, including volunteers from ITMO University, took on themselves the responsible job of organizing the event. In this article, we reach out to our volunteers to ask them all about their impressions from the event and the reasons why they chose to spend one third of their summer holidays working.  


  • This Weekend in St. Petersburg: June 12-14, 2021

    Yet another warm summer weekend is approaching and we are at your service with our usual take on the best events to be part of on these two days. A heads-up: June 12 is Russia Day, so you just might see one too many national flags and end up stumbling into a public concert or celebration in the most unlikely places. Apart from that, we’ve got a color festival, a multidimensional art exhibition, the UEFA Euro 2020 kick-off, as well as an insight into contemporary art. Enjoy! 


  • Moving Forward: St. Petersburg in 2020

    2019 was an eventful year for ITMO University and St. Petersburg, and 2020 promises to be no different. Here’s our quick rundown of some of the things you might expect in the coming year as a citizen – or guest – of St. Petersburg.