The students from VERN' and ZSM at Turizmijada students’ games in Montenegro
Ulcinj, Montenegro, April 29 – May 03 – Students from VERN' and ZSM have spent five interesting, fun and educational days at the Montenegrin coastal town of Ulcinj, at the traditional students’ games, Turizmijada.
Turizmijada is the most important regional student manifestation of scientific, educational, sports and cultural-fun character which gathers students and professors from faculties and colleges of tourism and hotel industry. This year’s Turizmijada gathered around 700 students from twenty higher education institutions from the six countries in the region.
The program of Turizmijada was full of presentations of scientific and professional papers (this year the themes included destination management, marketing in tourism and general culture), panel discussions (Panel Discussion Against AIDS, Panel Discussion on the Act on Education), lectures and exhibitions of renowned experts from tourism (particularly interesting book exhibition), relevant ministries and companies and educational programs and competitions (little-school of cocktail making, diving course, knowledge quiz from the area of tourism, hotel industry, gastronomy, geography...).
At scheduled times, the schools for higher education have presented their programs of professional and graduate study programs with the goal of providing information to students interested to study at schools of higher education throughout the region.
The most attractive daily programs of Turizmijada included students’ sports competitions in several categories (football, basketball, handball, volleyball, beach-volleyball, water-polo, chess, table tennis, games without frontiers, barmen competition) and many short study trips and sightseeing in Budva, Kotor, Dubrovnik and the host town of Ulcinj.
FOTO: We thank our colleagues Karmen Benček and Marina Sever, Marko Kabašija and Viktor Sarić for their photographs.
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