The Tenth International Natural Sciences Tournament was held in Saint Petersburg. It is a team competition between students from European universities solving scientific problems in physics, chemistry and biology, which are usually published beforehand.
International students from South Ural State University won several awards at the Burevestnik Fight Team, Chelyabinsk Open Cup in Grappling, which is a type of martial arts combining the techniques of all wrestling disciplines.
Grappling is a combined wrestling, which includes all advantages of the separate wrestling disciplines to set the most effective and useful combat rules without striking. Grappling has more permissible techniques than other types of wrestling. The competition was organized by Burevestnik Fight Team.
Students of South Ural State University have an excellent opportunity to gain professional experience abroad, studying under exchange programs. And some of them have decided to share their impressions about it.
The 13th International Youth Cooking Festival has been held at South Ural State University.
The Governor of our region Alexey Texler held an extended session of the Coordination Council for ecological issues on November 22. The representatives of the SUSU Institute of Law took part in this event.
Environmental experts, manufactures and representatives of regional authorities considered the problem of ecological standard development for the region and discussed the project of technical requirements in details.
On November 22nd, the Continuing Education international forum was held at South Ural State University. The event was organized by the SUSU Institute of Open and Distance Education.
This forum, dedicated to continuing education in Russia and around the world, brought together staff and researchers from universities in Russia, Kazakhstan, Czech Republic, and China.
Two events were held within this forum:
A seminar and strategic sessions on the discussion of promotion of the university research in the global space and improvement of its position on ranking lists were held at South Ural State University during the visit of Jacques de Champchesnel, QS Company (Quacquarelli Symonds) consultant.
The Department of Journalism, Advertising and Public Relations of the Institute of Media, Social Sciences and Humanities of SUSU jointly with UNESCO (the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization), are to publish a Russian edition textbook on Journalism, “Fake News” and Disinformation for academic and professional training of journalists within the frameworks of the Fact-Checking and Verification course.
On November 26, an Environmental Monitoring Conference was held at the Emerson site, which was attended by employees of South Ural State University. As part of the Clean Air project, the parties signed an agreement on collaboration in the field of environmental monitoring.
The fifth airplay of Zolotoe Sechenie (Golden Section) author’s program on SUSU-TV is dedicated to a genius scientist Norbert Wiener. Igor Klebanov, Associate Professor and Senior Research Fellow of the Department of System Programming of the SUSU School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Candidate of Sciences (Physics and Mathematics) opened a new section within the framework of Zolotoe Sechenie program: Anniversaries of Great Minds and Great Ideas.
The Club of International Communications was opened at South Ural State University on November 21. The Department of Management of the SUSU School of Economics and Management founded the club.
South Ural State University has been participating in Program 5-100 on improving the competitiveness of the leading Russian universities for several years now. Within this program a large number of foreign students come to study at the university.
On November 21st and 22nd, the 2nd All-Russian Student Olympiad in Economic Safety was held at the Department of Economic Security of the School of Economics and Management of South Ural State University.
18 teams from 15 different Russian universities participated – not just from the Ural Region, but also from Barnaul, Volgograd, Irkutsk, Moscow, and Perm.
An IELTS Teacher Training Workshop has been held at SUSU. The workshop was organized by Star Travel/ Star Academy Group of Companies, official partner of the IELTS BKC International House testing centre, jointly with the British Council.
For the academic staff of the Institute of Linguistics and International Communications, November has been a moth of intensive professional self-improvement. Elaboration of a system of continuous professional development for teachers is one of the tasks under М 8.1.3. “Implementing Advanced Language Training in Bachelor’s Programmes”.
A delegation from Xuchang University, China, visited South Ural State University November 18th through November 21st in order to discuss the development of international cooperation and joint educational projects on the Russian language and specialized fields for students and academic staff.
“Transformation of Electoral Behaviour in Russia in the Face of Digital Revolution” open lecture will be held in the main building of South Ural State University. The speaker of the lecture is Nikita Tregubov, Associate Professor of the Department of International Relations, Politology and Regional Studies of the Institute of Linguistics and International Communications.
On November 19, the presentation of electric bolide, a new racing car created by university students as part of project-based learning, was held at South Ural State University.
The event was attended by the heads of departments of the SUSU Institute of Engineering and Technology, employees of Rezonans Research and Development Enterprise, as well as managers, developers and other project participants.
Project manager, Professor Aleksandr Gritsenko told about the characteristics of the new car.
The First Russia-UK University Rectors Forum was held at Lomonosov Moscow State University. About 100 rectors and representatives of British and Russian universities took part in it, and South Ural State University was represented by Оlga Yaroshenko, the Vice-Rector for International Relations.
Intellectual games, bowling competitions, and new acquaintances: students from South Ural State University took part in an informative and entertaining event organized by the Consulate General of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Yekaterinburg. The meeting was dedicated to the Day of the Adoption of the State Flag of Uzbekistan.
On November 27th and 28th, an All-Russian Science-to-Practice Conference on the Russian Federation Developments in Priority Fields of Science, Technology, and Engineering will be held at South Ural State University.
The UMNIK Program aims to support commercially-oriented research and methodological projects by young researchers. Individuals who are 18 to 30 years old (inclusively), are citizens of the Russian Federation, and have not previously become winners in this program are eligible to participate in the contest of this program.
The Department of Design and Visual Arts of South Ural State University carries out its activities in collaboration with many departments of the university, creating high-quality products that contribute to the university’s image. Such design products include Virtual Museum of South Ural Writers and an advertising and PR promotion complex of the SUSU team for the Formula Student 2019 competitions.
Times Higher Education international rankings agency continues to publish the results of the THE World University Rankings by Subject 2020.
This year, for the first time, South Ural State University has been included in the THE Physical Sciences ranking by subject, where it took the position 801+ among the world universities training specialists in the fields of mathematics, physics, astronomy, chemistry, nanotechnologies, Earth sciences, etc.
A master class on “Working with Web of Science Database” was held at SUSU on November 15th. The event was organized by the Office of Academic Writing, and supported by the SUSU Scientific Library.
Varvara Sosedova, Candidate of Sciences (Philology), specialist on training Clarivate Analytics customers on working with Web of Science, Journal Citation Reports, EndNote Online and InCites platforms; member of National Writing Centres Consortium, Moscow, was the expert of the master class.
Lecturers of the Department of Russian Language and Literature spent three days immersed in the innovative educational technologies of the Skolkovo Foundation for the creation and management of projects.
On November 14-16, the School of Project-Based Learning Mentors was held at "Boiling Point – Chelyabinsk". The purpose of the school is to unite the professionals who are ready to work with school and university teams in the project-based learning format.
Since 2004, for 15 years now, the SUSU-TV student television and radio broadcasting company has been engaged in directing video plots, creating television programs, recording interviews, conducting telethons and providing the audience with urgent and interesting information about the university's scientific, innovative, educational and international activities.