Enthusiasm was high for the 21st Tourism Days event organized by Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) Tourism Faculty. The revenue from the stands set-up by students was used to support the Famagusta Special Education Center by purchasing goods needed for their demo kitchen such as a dishwater, water dispenser, coffee machine, kettle, fruit press and mixer.
A certificate ceremony was held at the Famagusta Special Education Center to thank academic staff member Asst. Prof. Dr. Nazenin Ruso, Senior Instructor Turan Değirmencioğlu and the students who contributed to the project. Delivering a speech at the ceremony, EMU Tourism Faculty Dean Prof. Dr. Hasan Kılıç stated that they are very happy to be organizing social responsibility projects that contribute to the welfare of the society. Prof. Dr. Kılıç also underlined that they want collaborations to continue in the future. Famagusta Special Education Center Director Emirali Evcimen highlighted the importance of the continuing support from EMU Tourism Faculty whilst thanking everyone involved in the organization of the social responsibility project. Evcimen noted that instructors will use the purchased products in lessons that will allow their students to integrate them into their everyday lives.