In a coordinated and decentralized initiative, The Islamic Association at Tehran University and the University’s Medical Science Faculty, organized a program entitled “Informal Student Dialogue”. This innovative program included packages filled with Green symbols and books and pictures of well known and beloved Green figures that were presented to freshman students.
According to reports by Kalame, on Tuesday October 19th, 2010, in a coordinated and decentralized initiative, The Islamic Association at Tehran University and Tehran University Medical Science Faculty, organized a program entitled “Informal Student Dialogue” that turned Tehran University Green! Cultural and awareness packages were made available to all freshman students.
This program simultaneously took place at approximately 20 Tehran University campuses. Amongst other things, Green symbols, Seyed Mohammad Khatami’s book “A letter for Tomorrow” [Namei Be Farda], books by Dr. Ali Shariati, Immam Khomeini’s testament and pictures of Mohammad Khatami, Mir Hossein Mousavi, Bazargan, Dr. Ali Shariati, Martyrs Bakeri and Hemat, etc. were made available to freshman students.
During the program, members of the Islamic Association of Students at Tehran University discussed the current situation at the university, the political climate in Iran, a perspective on the Green movement, the attacks on the university dorms, and new opportunities for civic activities and student rights with incoming freshman students.
The students who were present at this informal yet passionate gathering, described the atmosphere as similar to the period before the 10th presidential elections. The students also stated that those who apposed this gathering did not have an opportunity to prevent it from taking place as it was organized spontaneously and across many Tehran University campuses.