On May 18 in Moscow, the final of the 3rd International contest of student projects Steel2Real was held in the Central House of Artist. The event was organized by Steel Construction Development Association.
On May 24th the First Specialized Conference on Modern Technologies of Quality Control. Non-destructive Inspection and Mechanical Testing was held at South Ural State University.
Among the conference participants were the employees of UralSibPromServis Scientific and Production Holding, who is an exclusive representative of the German company Karl Deutsch in Russia and CIS countries; as well as the head of the university laboratories, and the heads of enterprises of the Chelyabinsk Region, Yekaterinburg, Kamensk-Uralski, Novotroitsk and Saint Petersburg.
On May 24th the Head of the SUSU’s Jazz Band Georgy Petrovich Anokhin will celebrate his 70th Anniversary. A flute player, instrumental music soloist and composer made special contribution into the history of South Ural State University. It was him who composed music for the SUSU’s hymn, which is being played in the university for almost twenty years. He was also the author of the hymn of SUSU Spring International Festival, and the song for the university’s graduates Diplomniki (Diploma Awardees).
May 16th through 20th of 2018 the 7th International Science-to-Practice Conference ECCE Conference – Early Childhood Care and Education, and Modern Pre-school Education Exhibition were held in Moscow.
The Student Council of the Institute of Social Sciences and Humanities invites students to participate in SET sports competitions. The participants will compete in several kinds of sports to determine who is the most fit one among them.
SUSU’s Linguo-innovative Technologies Research and Education Center (LiNT REC) was established in 2012. Since then the employees of the Research and Education Center fulfilled several unique projects, including AutoLex, InterAct and AutoTutor software programs.
On May 24th the Day of Slavic Writing System and Culture is celebrated. On this occasion South Ural State University will hold a “Be Happy, My Land!” concert by Primavera mixed academic choir headed by choir master Aleksey Prosekov. Also the SUSU Studio of the Art of Declamation under guidance by Elena Vasiltseva will take part in the event.
We invite our university’s scientific groups to take part in the contest aiming at attracting young talented postdoc researchers to the university.
Here is to remind you that a postdoc is a highly-efficient research fellow aged 35 or less, who has recently defended his/her candidate (or PhD) thesis, has work experience in the leading Russian and foreign universities, and published papers in the leading scientific journals with high impact factor.
A press conference dedicated to preparations to and holding of the 2018 Unified State Exam (or EGE) was held at the AiF Chelyabinsk press center. One of the invited experts was Director of the School of Physics and Mathematics, Vice Rector for Academic Affairs of SUSU, Candidate of Sciences (Pedagogy) Yuliya Bolotina.
South Ural State University has long been working on creation of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV). Students of the Faculty of Aerospace Engineering are mastering the techniques for creating such devices and are writing research papers on this topic.
Director of Geoinformation Systems Research and Education Center Valentina Maksimova shares on how data on the Earth and bodies of water are gathered, how the first drone appeared at SUSU, what UAVs are useful for, and how it is possible to study climate using them.
On May 17th a “SUSU, University of Sport!” festivity was held at Elena Elesina Track and Field Complex. This big-scale event was organized by the Institute of Sport, Tourism, and Service of South Ural State University jointly with the Administration for Sporting and Mass Participation Events and the All-Russian Ready for Labour and Defense Physical Education Tests Complex.
Summer is less than two weeks away. Students of South Ural State University should start thinking where to spend vacations.
Deputy Head of the Extracurricular Activities Department, Head of Olimp Sports and Recreation Camp Veronika Livonchik shares on how the SUSU’s sports and recreation complex, which comprises Olimp students’ camp, Nauka recreation camp, Berezka children’s camp, is getting ready for the summer season, as well as where Students’ Friendship Alley will be created.
Master’s student of the SUSU School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Ivan Volkov developed a mobile application DiaMeter several years ago. The application makes it possible for diabetics to keep a convenient electronic diary. At present, a second, more fine-tuned version of the application which will include a carbohydrate unit calculator is being completed.
A team of students from the Polytechnic Institute, the School of Economics and Management and the Institute of Social Sciences and Humanities has started joint work on a big-scale international project called Formula Student (SAE).
This year, South Ural State University has gained its own Tretyakovka (short for Tretyakov gallery), where students who love art can gather and promote it among people. It will open July 29th in one of the most beautiful places in the Chelyabinsk Region – Nepryakhino village at Nauka (Science) recreation camp. The Tretyakovka Director Natalya Lapshina tells us about this project.
– Why “Tretyakovka”? How did you come up with such an unusual name for a camp session?
On May 21st, the second round of student assessment of the quality of work of the university teachers will begin at SUSU. The evaluation is part of the 5-100 Competitiveness Enhancement Program being fulfilled at the university.
Museum Day is celebrated around the world on May 18th. This date was officially made a holiday in 1977 and was becoming more and more popular ever since. SUSU features more than 10 exhibition venues and museums, so traditionally special events for students are held here on this day.
On May 18th an experimental archaeology master class will be held at Museum of Peoples and Technologies of the Ural Region. It will be delivered by a research fellow of the SUSU Research and Education Center for Eurasian Studies and Head of the Archeos Project Ivan Semyan.
Senior lecturer of the SUSU Department of Foreign Languages, coordinator of the academic programs of the Office of Academic Writing, lecturer of courses on academic writing Ekaterina Nenakhova took part in a two-day training session on the development of professional competences in academic writing.
More than 100 students and postgraduate students participated in a contest for grants and scholarships offered by the company Coca-Cola HBC Russia and South Ural State University. The participants completed assignments in several rounds and developed business projects for popularizing one of the company’s products.
In 1990, by the initiative of Cambridge University and Salamanca University, the Association of Language Testers in Europe (ALTE) was created. At present, the Association performs unified control in holding certification exams on foreign languages. There are 19 national testing systems within ALTE.
May 11th through 13th the IT School of the Ural Federal District, being a round of the All-Russian IT-START Program in progress since 2012, was held in Tyumen.
IT-Start is a series of training sessions, where every participant may go all the way from coming up with an idea to fulfilling a project. Moreover, they give a chance to communicate with fellow-thinkers and the market leaders, consult the experts, and obtain assessments by specialists. The most promising projects will be provided with support and follow-up.
On May 14th an opening ceremony of Ecology&Arts Exhibition of paintings, photography and graphic arts was held at SUSU. Over 70 works of art united into theme blocks are exhibited there.
National Academic Male-voice Choir of the SUSU Automobile and Tractor Engineering Faculty performed at Paparats-kvetka BGU International Forum of Youth and Student Choirs, at which the best artistic achievements of university and youth choirs from Belarus and Russia are demonstrated every year.
The contest program comprised two rounds: performing of secular music, and of church music. In the Cathedral of the Holy Name of Mary the groups performed the best classical compositions: music by V. Kalinnikov, P. Chesnokov, J. des Prez, S. Prokofiev, and others.
Every year on May 7th, the Day of Radio is celebrated. The modern informational boom is the result of the hard work of many generations of researchers, engineers, and technicians – all of those who were tied to the communications industry. For this reason, Day of Radio can indeed be called a professional holiday for all of those who inform us about the most important events occurring in our country, unite human activities, thoughts and souls over radio waves, and create all the necessary technical possibilities for this.
The 8th Annual City Mini Football Tournament among National Youth Teams was held at the Central Stadium of Chelyabinsk on May 12th. More than 20 teams took part in the tournament, including a SUSU team of students from Arab countries.