11.00 – a solemn prayer in honor of the
patroness of Russian students - the Holy
On January 25, in the framework of the celebration
of the Russian Students’ Day, a hockey game will be held at the
Volga-Sport-Arena stadium between teachers of universities in the Ulyanovsk
region and students.
On the Epiphany Eve, on the river bank of the Sviyaga,
the water was blessed. The prayer service
was conducted by Archpriest Dmitry Savelyev. He congratulated the citizens and reminded
the spiritual meaning of the feast of Baptism. Together with the believers,
Father Dmitry read a prayer, and then he blessed water in the hole.
Every year, the work of the
council of the past year is summed up, and the most active philanthropists are
awarded. As before, the main point of the ceremony was handing the prizes of
the council, which annually awards the most talented people of Ulyanovsk. The
title of the prize winner was awarded to the president of the LLC “Smart-Invest”
Anatoly Grylev, who has been a member of the presidium of the charitable
organization since 2012 and has been involved in financing the nominal
scholarship program. Another winner was Vladimir Oblasov, the director of lyceum 100.
"Science" as a tool
for attracting three billions to the region - today all leading scientific
organizations of the Ulyanovsk region are involved in the implementation of the
national project. The regional component of the national project includes three
areas. The first involves the creation of a world-class research and education
center. The second is updating at least 50 percent of the instrumentation base
of leading scientific organizations. The third is to attract young people to
science. Solving these three tasks will allow Russia to enter the top five high-tech
countries in the world in accordance with the President’s May decrees.
The USU choir of students and
teachers performed at a festive concert dedicated to the Christmas celebration in
the Palace of Culture “Gubernatorsky”. In addition to the university vocalists,
young artists of the children’s choir “Birth” performed on the stage, the
leader of which is Larisa Filyanina, the Honored Worker of Culture of the
Russian Federation, Professor of USU.
The photo of the head of the department of
youth policy and cultural activity of USU, Kirill Glinkin, will appear on the
honor board “The Best People of the Ulyanovsk Region”.