On November 21-22, the 2nd All-Russian Student Olympiad on Economic Security will be held at the Department of Economic Security of the School of Economics and Management of South Ural State University.
The Olympiad participants will have to both complete theoretical contest tasks and solve business cases similar to real practical situations. Moreover, in the course of the Olympiad, the participants will be presenting the conducted research studies in the field of Economic Security.
In the elite education cluster of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication of the SUSU Institute of Social Sciences and Humanities, not only mandatory intensive linguistic training has been organized and the number of master classes by media specialists has been increased for 1st-year students specialized in Journalism, as well as Advertising and Public Relations, but also a programme of special elite cultural events has been developed. Freshmen, the future media specialists went to Chelyabinsk Opera and Ballet Theatre to watch Joan of Arc (The Maid of Orleans) opera by P.I.
Korpus academia, founded by Everypixel Group company, and the Department of System Programming of the SUSU School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science have created a Research and Development Centre of Artificial Intelligence (AI) at our university.
The celebration of the International KVN Humour Show Day, as well as the KVN Open Training League Finals, in which SUSU teams will participate, are to be held today.
The six KVN teams of South Ural State University differ in style of humour, presentation of material, and amount of experience. The most important thing is that all students are friendly and help each other to prepare for the games. Currently, the School of Humour “Liga Otkrityi” (League of Discoveries) is being held at SUSU within the frameworks of Rosmolodezh grant project.
November 14th through November 16th, South Ural State University will host a big-scale Ural Festival of Students (URAL FEST) Forum dedicated to international students studying in Russian universities. The event is held by the South Ural Association of International Students, which is located at SUSU.
The Historian’s Day was held at the South Ural State University Institute of Social Sciences and Humanities. On this day, senior students traditionally hold the matriculation ceremony for freshmen of the Faculty of History.
This matriculation ceremony is a good tradition that formed at the Faculty many years ago. It has been carefully sustained and maintained for more than 20 years now.
Within the frameworks of psychological innovative auditing, South Ural State University researchers have developed a typology, which is based on leadership and management styles and aims at determining the optimal strategies for increasing both individual and team efficiency of managers. The results have been published in the highly-rated journal, "Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies".
On November 1, 2019, the “Job Fair” of the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science was held at South Ural State University. Leading companies in the IT sector and electronics of Chelyabinsk and Russia, as well as more than 200 students interested in getting a job attended the job fair.
The "Prospects of Information Technologies" school was founded for students of IT fields at South Ural State University. Elena Bunova, Associate Professor of the Department of Information Technology in Economics of the SUSU School of Economics and Management spoke about the formation and future plans of the “Prospects of Information Technologies” school.
– How did the “Prospects of Information Technologies” school come to be?
South Ural State University presented its scientific projects at the Russian Agricultural Exhibition “Golden Autumn 2019”. The university’s developments in the field of processing and storage of agricultural products were highly appreciated and awarded a silver and two bronze medals.
The Department of Food Technology and Biotechnology of the SUSU School of Medical Biology presented its developments in the “Innovative Developments in the Field of Processing and Storage of Agricultural Products” nomination.
The Russia-Africa Summit, co-chaired by Vladimir Putin, the President of the Russian Federation, and Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Chairman of the African Union, was held in Sochi, October 23rd through October 24th. Valeria Chachina, the South Ural State University specialist of the International Student Support, took part in the forum.
The final of the Steel Start - Accelerator of Projects for the Metallurgical Industry of Chelyabinsk Region contest was held at the site of the regional operator of the Skolkovo Foundation in Chelyabinsk. Students of South Ural State University presented their project, which was highly appreciated by representatives of leading metallurgical enterprises in the region.
For the first time, South Ural State University was visited by the Acting Consul General of the Republic of Tajikistan Yusufdzhon Nabiev. During the visit, meetings were held with the leadership of the SUSU departments and with students.
“AIS-party”, an event for international students, organized by the South Ural State University Association of International Students, took place on October 27th.
The event was held in order to introduce new international students to other students, and inform them about the Association of International Students activity. The concert program included art performances by students from all around the globe. Also, the students competed in various contests and lotteries, where they had a chance to win thermo mugs, t-shirts and flash drives with SUSU logo on them.
On November 22nd, the 13th International Youth Cooking Festival will be held at South Ural State University. This cooking event, which has already become a tradition, is held for school pupils of (forms 8 to 11) and students of secondary technical schools.
The festival is organized by SUSU, represented by the Department of Production Technology and Catering Organisation of the Institute of Sport, Tourism and Service, and is supported by the Ministry of Education and Science for the Chelyabinsk Region.
The festival program will feature five categories:
Students of South Ural State University always take part in celebrating Halloween. This year students of Institute of Linguistic and International Communication and our international students from different schools and institutes make decorations and prepare bright costumes of witches, ghosts, pirates, monsters, skeletons, vampires, and many other creepy characters. Their makeup is very colorful and convincing.
The 19th International Exhibition of Welding Materials, Equipment and Technologies Weldex/Rossvarka 2019 was held in Moscow. A postgraduate student of South Ural State University took first place in one of the engineering categories.
At present, the Weldex/Rossvarka 2019 exhibition is the biggest specialized welding exhibition in Russia, in the former Soviet Union (USSR) countries, as well as one of the biggest welding exhibitions in Europe and in the world.
Associate Professor of the Department of Theology, Culture, and Arts Evgeniya Konysheva represented South Ural State University at a Moscow&Detroit: Transnational Modernity in the Built Environment international scientific symposium in University of Michigan, which holds the 21st place in the world university ranking.
South Ural State University actively organizes career guidance work with applicants. In October, the Faculty of Pre-University Education, jointly with the schools and institutes, began a series of off-site interactive presentations for students of Chelyabinsk and Chelyabinsk Region secondary schools.
Samsung Electronics, the Korean company, held the interuniversity finals of the Internet of Things Project Contest in MIREA – Russian Technological University, in Moscow. 12 projects in the “Research” and “Business and Society” categories were presented. According to the results of the contest, two residents of Chelyabinsk became laureates: Sergey Аntonov , who won the 2-nd place in the “Business and Society” category, and а Samsung IoT Academy graduate Sergey Кuznetsov , who won the Grand Prix.
South Ural State University took part in the first industry forum called Information Technologies in Metallurgy and Metalworking. Liudmila Radionova, Head of the Department of Metal Forming of the SUSU Institute of Engineering and Technology, became the only representative of a higher school in Russia to address the leading metallurgical enterprises of our country.
South Ural State University actively supports international students both in their educational-scientific pursuits and in extracurricular activities. Students from 52 countries from around the world are constantly engaged in various fields of activity, and sports holds a special place among them. SUSU Rector Aleksandr Shestakov has awarded students from Iraq for winning a Mini Football Championship.
Gennady Makarov, a young scientist of South Ural State University, is researching a bacterial ribosome. The results will discover applications in creating a new antibiotic that can overcome the maternal systems of bacteria. The project is being implemented under a grant from the Russian Science Foundation.