During the visit, Mr. Cauchy visited the
Saint-Exupéry International Linguistic and Cultural Center and participated in
discussing the possibilities of cooperation between USU and French
universities, organizing internships for Russian and French students, as well
as the prospects of setting up a center for learning French and culture in
The IV International Student Olympiad on
Neurology was held on February 14-15 at Kazan State Medical University in the
framework of the neuroforum “Neurology
Week in Kazan – 2019”.
On February 11–13 the Days of the Ulyanovsk
Region were held in the Federation Council. The regional delegation was headed
by Governor Sergey Morozov and Chairman of the Legislative Assembly Valery
The forum is being held in Moscow at RUDN and
the House of Unions. The flagship university of the Ulyanovsk region is
represented by Rector Boris Kostishko, Sergey Mitin, the Dean of the Faculty of
humanities and social technologies and Sergey Morozov, the Dean of the Faculty
The conference “Ulyanovsk Composers Today: A
View from the Inside” was held at the Art Studio as part of the Day of Science.
The event was attended by students and teachers of the department of musical
and instrumental art, conducting and musicology. The invited guests to the
conference were the composers well-known not only in our region, but also in
Russia: Aliya Safina and Anton Nikonov. They performed their pieces of music
already loved by listeners, told about further creative plans, shared their
views on the place and role of academic music in contemporary art.
The event was
attended by the winners of the regional grant contest organized by the Russian
Foundation for Fundamental Research and the Government of the Ulyanovsk Region.
There are about twenty of them in the region.
A real fairy-tale story “In the world of “oil
cakes”and “Cheburashka” was presented for preschool
children and their parents in the reading
room of the Scientific Library.
The well-known local historian, associate
professor of the Philosophy Department, Sergey Petrov impressed everyone with
his ethnographic discovery. A few years ago, the scientist drew attention to a
curious fact: in Vladimir Dahl’s “Explanatory Dictionary of the Living Great
Russian Language” the definition of the word “oil cake (round loaf)” is given
as “the last bread from the pot”.
The subject of the cooperation agreement is training
in the field of information technology. The document was signed by Boris
Kostishko, the Rector of USU, and Ramil Zaineyev, Director General of ITech-Engineering
LLC, at a meeting of the Rector’s administration on February 4.
More than 20 scientific and
technical events for participants are going to be held at the flagship
university of the region: for pupils of pre-school organizations and
representatives of the professional scientific community.
The defense of master’s theses of the
Department of Finance and Credit at the Faculty of Business took place on
January 22, handing diplomas - February 1. Nine of the thirteen newly graduated
financiers received honors diplomas.