The Russian Society of Clinical Oncology (RUSSCO)
held its own session on September 15 in Chicago at the Congress of the American
Society of Radiotherapists (ASTRO). The moderator and one of the speakers was Natalya
Dengina, the head of the radiological
department of the State Healthcare Institution Clinical oncologic hospital ,
associate professor of the Department of Oncology and Radiation Diagnostics of
USU, a member of the board of RUSSCO. This was the first report from Russia at
the largest congress of radiation oncologists in the world.
The staff members of the USU Graduate Employment Assistance Center and
senior students took an active part in the expert session “Subjective Positions
of the Graduate Employment and Disability Employment Support System: Growth
Points”. The event was organized by the REMC of the University of Minin (Nizhny
Novgorod) at I.N. Ulyanov Ulyanovsk
State Pedagogical University on September 17.
Fiona Bell, a Fulbright fellow from the USA is going to teach English to
students of the flagship university in
the 2019-2020 academic year.
The girl studied the Russian language and Russian literature at Princeton University (New Jersey), then completed the master course in Oxford
(England). Fiona got acquainted with Russia and loved our country during
internships in St. Petersburg and Nizhny Novgorod.
Sevastopol State University hosted the Open Data-2019 forum, where an
agreement was signed on USU’s joining to the University Consortium of Big Data
The International Youth Forum “Silk Road - A New
Format - Green Standard” is being held in the city of Cholpon-Ata (Kyrgyz
Republic). The key event of the forum is the strategic game “Eurasia-2040”,
during which participants will develop practical design solutions for the
interaction of the countries of the Eurasian continent in the field of industry
and trade, culture and education, ecology and safety, and will take part in the
intellectual competition "Strategic Matrix - 2019: University 4.0 ”(with
expert support from MEPhI) and the photo contest“ My Country ”. In addition,
the program provides for panel discussions and round tables, educational
seminars and workshops on trade, economic, cultural and educational
On September 14, a judo master class was held at the USU sports and fitness
center in the framework of the 1st TAFISA World Martial Arts Festival. It was conducted
by Dmitry Nosov, the famous judo and sambo wrestler, Olympic medalist in
Athens, Honored Master of Sports, founder of the school of martial arts, an actor
of the film “The Way”.
Mr. Hinoul is the Business Development Director of the Center for Technology
Transfer at Leuven Catholic University, the founder of the fastest growing
technology cluster in Europe. Hinoul’s articles and books are widely known in
the world of science and business, including Silicon Valley, The European
Economics of Knowledge, 60 Years of Transistors, Establishing Contacts, and
Lyudmila Belova, Dean of the
Faculty of Medicine, Professor of the Department of Neurology, Neurosurgery,
Physiotherapy and Physical Therapy, and Valeria Abramova, a post-graduate student, chief freelance
specialist in medical rehabilitation of the Ministry of Healthcare of the Ulyanovsk
Region, are actively participating in international multicenter clinical
The issue of RBC Blogs is
dedicated to higher education as an attractive area for investment. The
Minister of Science and Higher Education Mikhail Kotyukov spoke about the
future of education.
The all-Russian campaign was held at the Gazprom Arena stadium on September
1 and was timed to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the
creation of the musical piece that the Russian anthem is based on. The
participants set a record for the largest live performance of the anthem of the
Russian Federation. He was sung by a choir of 40 thousand people, accompanied
by an orchestra of 8 thousand musicians.