Last Wednesday at the USU stadium the five-a-side competition among
students, interns, residents of the medical faculty named after T.Z. Biktimirov
devoted to the 70 anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War was
The tournament is traditional and has been held by the faculty since
2002, for the cup history its holders became both undergraduates, and freshmen
and sophomores .
The doctor of medical sciences, professor Valery Gnoyevykh, the dean of the
medical faculty, the deputy dean for academic affairs - the candidate of
medical sciences, associate professor Margarita Avakova opened the event. Commencement
address was made by the guest of honor of the competition - the veteran of the
Great Patriotic War Valentina Seleznyova who has worked at Ulyanovsk State
University more than 20
years. After solemn speeches under Anthem sounds participants started off white
balls as a symbol of Peace in the sky. The start of the tournament was declared
right after the minute of silence in memory of the dead and missing persons in
the war years.
The competition took place by rules of the game of five-a-side. In each
team there were eight participants –
players and a goalkeeper, teams had a possibility of unlimited number of substitutions.
Duration of each game was 22 minutes – two halves for 10 minutes and a
In total 50 people participated in the tournament, two groups on three
teams played the first, second and third places in the subgroups, winners of
these games met in the final duel.
With advantage in one point the team of the third year students of the medical
faculty named after T.Z. Biktimirov became the cup holders, the team of the
fifth year students got silver medals and, at last, the third prize was taken
by the team of the fourth year students.
All participants received certificates and memorable prizes from hands of
the chief judge of games, the senior teacher of the department of physical
culture of USU Anatoly Portnov.
We congratulate the winners!
On May 6 in honor of celebration of
the 70 anniversary of Victory Day USU students carried out an action
"St.George's Ribbon" on campus. Activists
of the Trade-union committee already managed to give out ribbons in the first, second and third buildings
of university. Students with pleasure participated in the action which is
carried out every year on the eve of May holidays. Foreign
students joined the action with not less enthusiasm, giving out ribbons to their
companions at the student's residence hall. On May 7 the
distribution at the medical (Architect
Livchak St., 2/1), law (Goncharov St., 40/9) faculties and in the
building on 4A Pushkinskaya str., is
planned. We would
like to remind that "St.George's Ribbon" — is the public action of
distribution of symbolical ribbons devoted to the celebration of Victory
in the Great Patriotic War, which is taking place since 2005 at the
initiative of "RIA Novosti" and ROOSPM "A student's
community". Traditionally since the end of April till May 9 in territorial subjects of
the Russian Federation attributes of the action – memorable ribbons are
distributed in which the traditional bicolor of "St.George's Ribbon"
is used. It is well-known to everyone and was used while creating one of the main awards of the Second World
War — "Glory Awards". "St.George's Ribbon" isn't its exact
copy, but is associated with this symbol
of valor and courage.
On April 16 the second Russian aircraft producers’
Congress was launched in the territory of the privately held corporation “Aviastar-SP”,
within the framework of which the roundtable dedicated to the topic
"The development of the aviation industry workforce capacity. The increase
of the professional specialist training” was held.Heads of the aviation enterprises, heads of the higher
education institutions, specialists of HR departments, students and graduates
of the city of Ulyanovsk participated in the roundtable. The event was held in two parts, the former was
devoted to the discussion of the training questions of in-demand specialists for
aviation industry, the latter – to the priority problems of the development of
aviation industry workforce capacity. An awarding ceremony for students and pupils, who
became winners of the Aviabattle online championship, preceded the "roundtable".
Rector of USU Boris Kostishko handed diplomas and prizes. The MAI Rector Anatoly Gerashchenko made a
presentation about aviation personnel development. He also emphasized that the
higher education institution has adjusted an active cooperation with USU in
this important high-tech industry which pulling all other industries. The president of USU Yury Polyanskov is an inexhaustible
toiler, who almost doesn't leave the Moscow aviation institute. USU entered our
educational and methodical association. And it is pleasant to me that I arrived
and took a walk at your university yesterday. Last year at the conference was
raised the question, the Aviastar management reported about the problem with
digitization of drawings. Two teams of teachers and students are working on
digitization there in Moscow, and you had a problem here. And it is so pleasant
to me that they have adopted our ideas, looked (observed) as all of us do it,
and have already made an excellent master class on digitization of drawings. I
think they will solve the problem and in the future they will even train
specialists. I negotiated with Boris Mikhailovich, now we are going
to examine the program. We will exchange our students; we already have an
experience, "- said Anatoly Gerashchenko. USU students, future engineers and aircraft
manufacturers, listened carefully about the prospects of higher education institutions
partnership. We will remind that the largest Russian enterprise, releasing an aircraft
equipment Aviastar-SP also is the strategic partner of ULSU, where recently was
set up the basic chair of aviation production digital technologies. The Deputy Director General responsible for the organizational
development and personnel of "Aviation Equipment" Sergei Gulkin, the head
of SSAU Construction and Design of aircraft department Valery Komarov, the
project supervisor of the Cluster development Center "Russian
engineering" of the Ulyanovsk region Ludmila Egorova also made reports. The first part of the roundtable came to the end with a series of
questions to the speakers. The second part was devoted to the specific industry
questions and passed in more concealed mode.
On April 16 in Ulyanovsk State University titular professor of USU, the
assistant of department "Fraunhofer's society, Max Planck's Society,
innovative approach in science and researches" of the German Federal
Ministry of Education and Science Carsten Heinz gave a lecture.
The students of Institute of International Relations, Humanities Department
and the Department of culture and arts gathered in the University conference
hall. The participants saw the movie «Russendisko». At the meeting the issues
of modern Russian vision of Germany, emigration to Germany and the main
difficulties that people face moving to the city of Germany were discussed.
It should be noted that Mister Heinz became a titular professor of USU in
2012, cooperation with Germany took a new turn of the development in USU and encompasses
(covers) a wide palette of the directions today. The joint projects are carried
out in spheres of linguistics, economy, power, machine-tool construction,
automotive industry, etc.
The Choir of USU students and lecturers will participate
in the final stage of the first all-Russian competition of Russian technical
university students’ choirs «Blagovest", which will be held on April 17-19
at Saint Petersburg State Polytechnic University. An online event broadcast will be
conducted on the official website of the contest "Blagovest" during
three competition days. Let us support the USU choir members by your suffrage.
The fund for the
Promotion of the Business Development noted Ulyanovsk State University in the
nomination (category) "The Best Enterprise of the Year — 2014" and
awarded the honorary title "An enterprise of the high accounting organization".
Award "The Best Enterprise of the Year" is awarded to the domestic
and foreign enterprises, working at the territory of the Russian Federation and
achieved high results in core activity along with the best socio-economic indicators.
The fund for the
Promotion of the Business Development is the public commercial organization
created by the business group in 2007 with the support of the State Duma of the
Russian Federation Federal Assembly.
On the 2nd of April Ulyanovsk State University participated
in the V International exhibition “Education
in Russia. Education Abroad”. Among the participants of the exhibition were higher
education institutions of the
region, Russian and foreign universities, colleges, schools and language
The exhibition was attended by school students, university students,
parents and all those who are interested in an opportunity of getting education
in Russia. Visitors could familiarize
themselves with work of the
institutions, directions and programs of study as well as the admission requirements.
Within the framework of the event the seminars and presentations for
Vice-Rectors for International Relations, International Relations officers,
students and graduates were organized. Topics of the seminars were issues of global
education, attracting foreign students
to Russian institutions and issues of exporting educational services.
The event organizers were the International educational center “Optima
study”, exhibition company “Optima expo” and
magazine “International education and career”.
Last Tuesday in
the laboratory of virtual engineering of
the USU basic department of digital technologies in aviation production attached to JSC Aviastar-SP the videoconference with participation of Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Rogozin
This event took place within the framework of the First All-Russian Forum "New personnel
of the MIC: the union of education and industry" which united representatives of
the educational organizations, the enterprises of the military industrial complex (MIC),
officials of executive authorities, and also leading experts of the industry.
the JSC Aviastar-SP Sergey Dementiev, Rector of USU Boris Kostishko,
department chair of the USU "Digital Technologies of Aviation
Production" basic department, deputy CEO - director of economics and finance of the JSC Aviastar-SP Andrey Toporkov, deputy director of the Center of competences
"Aviation Technologies Aviation Mobility" Dmitry Shabalkin, etc.
became participants of this videoconference.
In his speech,
Sergey Gennadevich noted that there is a need for new personnel, moreover,
according to the head of the aviagiant, specialits have to be able not simply to
operate the up-to-date equipment, and to
create its new samples, to understand spirit and philosophy of new modes of
Rector of Ulyanovsk State University Boris Kostishko
told about the history of formation of relationship of Ulyanovsk State University and Aviastar, and
also about joint realized projects
during the videoconference. According to him, the new unique software and
laboratory equipment which is already now used in educational and scientific
process, gives a possibility to train students for application of new
technologies of the sixth technological way: prototyping and additive technologies,
virtual reality, complex digital technologies for metallurgical production.
The director of
the Center of competences "Aviation Technologies Aviation Mobility"
Dmitry Shabalkin spoke about the purposes of the complex of virtual engineering
of IC.IDO and its use when performing research work and in educational process
in more detail. Sergey Dementiev in turn noted the possibilities of solving applied tasks with the use of
technologies of virtual engineering.
The general meeting of the Board of Trustees was held
at Ulyanovsk State University on March 27.
At the meeting
the Executive vice-president of the USU Board of Trustees, Rector Boris
Kostishko was the first to make the report on implementation of the program of
activity of Ulyanovsk State University
in 2014 and on the problems of the current year. He noted that in recent years
the university made a real breakthrough in the development and achieved
impressive results. Today the progressing dynamics of activity development in USU
is clearly visible in all directions - education, science, international
cooperation, administrative activity, etc. Positions of the university in various
Russian and world rankings and achievements of university scientists testify to
it. This is a great merit of the members
of the USU Board of Trustees.
The Assistant to the President of the Board of Trustees
Maria Bolshakova told us about the results of activity in 2014 of the board.
She noted that the Board carries out the
activity according to the Charter of the Board of Trustees, the annual plan of
work and target programs.
In the course of work support programs to the best students,
assistance to strengthening material
base of the university, and also - the program of the USU international
activity were implemented.
"It is pleasant that the board includes people,
not indifferent to science and education and the systems of the higher
education which are sincerely wishing to promote development in the
region", - Maria Bolshakova noted.
Besides, the members of the Presidium discussed
financial and economic activity, approved annual balance and the estimate of
expenses of the Board of Trustees for 2015.