Attache from the French Embassy in Moscow Guest of RosNOU
Nicholas Masek, Attache for Academic Cooperation of Department of Cooperation and Culture of the Embassy of France in Russia visited RosNOU.
RosNOU officials and the attache had a constructive discussion concerning a prospective expansion of cooperation between RosNOU and French scientific and educational institutions. An emphasis was put on educational packages in the sphere of tourist and travel, hotel and restaurant businesses accepted in Russia and those accepted in France.
A preliminary agreement on the organization of a joint conference between RosNOU (Russia) and a French scientific and educational institution was reached during the meeting. The agenda of the conference is expected to include discussions of the role innovations play in the development of modern society.
Korean businesses will render assistance in developing nanoindustry in Russia
A meeting of RosNOU Science and Technology Council was held on Tuesday, December 16th. Corresponding Member of RAS, Professor Edward Son, adviser to the Rector of MIPT and deputy director of the Research Center of Impulse Excitations Thermal Physics addressed the meeting.
RosNOU made an agreement with GTI, Ernst & Young and PricewaterhouseCoopers
The Russian New University made an agreement on cooperation (strategic partnership) with GTI, Ernst and Young and PricewaterhouseCoopers early in December 2008. The University and its new partners plan to collaborate within the framework of the agreement in educational, research and development fields of activities. In addition to that, RosNOU officials signed an agreement with the board of “SOGAZ-LIFE Insurance Company”. The agreement provides for RosNOU students an opportunity to do their practical and pre-graduation work at this company.
Chairman of the Board of Edward Rhine’s Fund visited RosNOU
A delegation headed by Doctor of Science, Professor Rolf Gartz, Chairman of the Board of Edward Rhine’s Fund, visited the Russian New University. Members of the delegation addressed the scientific and educational community of Moscow.
Nanotechnologies to be used by dentists
A special meeting of the RosNOU’s scientific and technical council (STC) took place in the conference hall of the Russian New University. Future prospects of nanotechnology application for dental treatment were on the agenda of the meeting.
RosNOU and Sun Yat-sen University completed an agreement
A delegation of RosNOU, including Yu. S. Rudenko, Vice-rector for academic issues, O. Yu. Ivanova, Dean of the Department of Humanities and Foreign Languages, and A.V. Biryukova, Director of the Center for International Education (CIE, RosNOU) visited Sun Yat-sen University (Guangzhou, People’s Republic of China).
In the course of the visit the representatives of RosNOU gave model lessons and masterclasses of teaching Russian as a foreign language for teachers and students of the Chinese university. After that the Chinese hosts suggested that RosNOU students studying Chinese should come to China for a linguistic study course for a period from one month to a year.A bilateral agreement about development of joint education programmes and students exchange was signed as a result of the talks between the RosNOU representatives and the administration of Foreign Languages Department of Sun Yat-sen University.