Undergraduate journalism students of A.Baitursynov Kostanay State University returned from Chelyabinsk, where they took part in the XIII International Congress "Public Relations and Advertising: Theory and Practice", March 20-21, 2014. Within the congress the Student Scientific Conference was held at South Ural State University. It was attended by university teachers and students of St. Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Kazan, Nizhny Tagil, Lipetsk, Kostanay, Michurinsk and Chelyabinsk.
On the first day of the congress participants presented their universities, gave theatrical skits, video and multimedia presentations. According to the results of the competition, the jury recognized the videopresentation of Kostanay students as one of the best and awarded a Diploma of 2 degree.
Our students also demonstrated their scientific and research achievements in the individual competitions of scientific works. So, Ksenia Malikova, the third year student gave a presentation on "Political Online PR in Kaznet" (supervisor, senior teacher M.Bulatova) in the section "Advertising and PR in the political and social spheres". Her report and presentation was awarded Diploma of 2 degree.
Congress ended with an award ceremony within which the winners received diplomas, statuettes and souvenirs from the organizers and partners.