May 27, 2016: twelve teachers and students of Taganrog Management and Economics College made a visit to partner city Lüdenscheid
, May 15-25, 2016.
The cooperation between the college in Taganrog and Bergstadt Gymnasium started 20 years ago within the framework of various Robert Bosch grant foundation's programs. The title of the new project was "Culture & Creativity" ("Kultur - kreativ"). It was sponsored by the Foundation for German-Russian Youth Exchange (Stiftung Deutsch-Russischer Jugendaustausch), and dedicated to various cultural manifestations: arts, monuments, physical health, German cuisine, sports and German language.
On May 18, Russian delegation was received by Bürgermeister Dieter Dzewas and representatives of the Lüdenscheid
's town hall. The hosts and guests exchanged kind and warms greetings, followed by the screening of a new film about Luedenscheid and a song in German language, which was performed by Taganrog students in connection with 25 years of friendship anniversary between the two cities. The program included meetings with students learning Russian language, trips to Cologne, a beach volleyball friendly match, and German cuisine lessons.
The return visit of Lüdenscheid
students to Taganrog is scheduled to June 10-18, 2017.