Within the scope of the “Leave No School without Bicycles” campaign, a dance and music organisation took place at the Rauf Raif Denktaş Culture and Congress Center with the joint efforts of the Famagusta Special Education Center and Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU). Through the funds raised at the said event, 14 bicycles were purchased for the students of the Famagusta Special Education Center.
Famagusta Special Education Center Director Emirali Evcimen organized a certificate and plaque ceremony to thank EMU Special Education Program academic staff member Asst. Prof. Dr. Nazenin Ruso and her students involved in the project. Emotional scenes followed as the joy was visible on the faces of the Special Education Center students who tried out their new bicycles.
At the event organized to raise funds for the bicycles a jointly prepared Tango performance by EMU and Special Education Center students was thoroughly enjoyed. Among other performances during the organisation were ST Dance Center, Othello Folklor Association, Henna Night, Choir Group, Melody Music Education Center, Harmandalı and Black Sea, EMU Folk Dancing Community and musical recitals. EMU and Special Education Center students prepared for the event for a period of approximately 2 months. The event where music and dance were at the forefront was participated by EMU academic staff, students and the Famagusta public.