To mark Defender of Ukraine Day, the Regional Student Council and Kharkiv University Consortium have held an All-Ukrainian student action “Khvylia (Wave)”, which took place under the slogan “Ukraine Above All”. The action was conducted with the assistance of the Department of Education and Science of Kharkiv Regional State Administration, and the Council of University Presidents of Kharkiv oblast.
The students carrying national symbols gathered in front of the universities to express their civic stand, and to honor the soldiers defending the territorial integrity of Ukraine.
The purpose of the action was to cultivate spiritual values, patriotism, civic consciousness, and morality among youth and to warn today’s generation which has to understand the value of human life and remember that every action has its consequences.
The event ended with a patriotic flashmob.