The 2022 Youth Festival, which lasted for two days as part of the 4th Anniversary of the establishment of AFSU, was completed with the active participation of our students and staff.
Under the auspices of Our Rector Prof. Dr. Nurullah Okumuş, the festival held in the Ceremonial Area of the Zafer Health Complex was attended by Afyonkarahisar Deputy Governor Nurullah Kaya, Provincial Culture and Tourism Director Mehmet Tanır, our Vice Rectors Prof. Dr. Adam Aslan and Prof. Dr. Ümit Dündar, academic and administrative staff and students.
During the festival, many entertaining activities such as music concerts, folk dance performances, pop and rock concerts and conversations were held. In addition to the promotional stands of AFSU student clubs and societies, public institutions and non-governmental organizations such as Afyonkarahisar Governorship Women’s Culture Houses, Health Directorate, Youth and Sports Directorate, Police Department, Family and Social Services Directorate, Culture and Tourism Directorate, Green Crescent and Red Crescent also took place with their stands in the festival area, where food and beverage stands added color
On the first day of the festival, Deputy Governor Nurullah Kaya, our Rector Prof. Dr. Nurullah Okumuş and Provincial Culture and Tourism Director Mehmet Tanır visited the stands. While our students enjoyed the concerts given by AFSU Music Society member groups, AFSU Dance Ensemble received great applause with their Folk Dance Show.
After the music and dance performances that were followed with great interest, cinema and TV actors Ümit Uçar, Ruhi Sarı and Ayça İnci, who were guests of AFSU within the scope of the Great Attack International Short Film Festival, gave a talk at the festival area. Our Artists also visited our Rector Prof. Dr. Okumuş in his office.
The fun reached its peak with the Feelband Group, which took the stage at the festival where our volunteer students showed off their musical talents by performing karaoke. After the concert, our Rector Prof. Dr. Okumuş stated that such fun activities are a source of motivation and wished our students good luck. Promising that the festival will be held next year, Prof. Dr. Okumuş thanked all our students and staff who contributed in the person of our Health, Culture and Sports Department Head, Filiz Özden Yılmaz, who organized the festival.
As we approach the end of a busy and tiring academic year with the stress caused by the pandemic conditions, AFSU 2022 Youth Festival, where our students had the opportunity to relax and have fun, ended with the second day concert of the Feelband Group.