USU becomes a platform for the All-Russian competition for wonder kids
The regional stage of the All-Russian competition of scientific and technological projects “Big Challenges”, organized by the Educational Center “Sirius” and the government of the Ulyanovsk region, was held at the flagship university. It became a part of the chain of activities under the cooperation agreement between Ulyanovsk State University, the Educational Foundation “Talent and Success” and the Talent Support Foundation “Potential Plus”. The competition is aimed at developing intellectual abilities of gifted students in the field of research, project activities and technical creativity.
On March 14, USU received participants in the nomination “Personalized and prognostic medicine” and in the nomination “Modern energy”. Students worked on their assignments in groups, and then offered their version of the solution. At the end of the event, participants in the competition had a tour around the USU history museum.
The final part of the project competition will be held at the EC “Sirius”, where 400 winners of the regional stages will gather for intensive work on the case studies of leading universities and companies in the country.
The expert council of the competition is composed of representatives of the flagship university: Maxim Volkov, Dean of the FMIAT; Alexander Shabalin, associate professor of the Department of Applied Mathematics; Director of the Analytical and Analytical Center named after S.P. Kapitsa Andrei Domanov, Senior Researcher of Research Center Marina Yavtushenko, Head of the Department of Medical Psychology, Psychoneurology and Psychiatry Ildar Sabitov, Associate Professor of the Department of Medical Psychology, Psychoneurology and Psychiatry Denis Grischuk.