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The Institute of Architecture and Urban Planning of NSUACE (Sibstrin) team won 3rd place in the international snow construction competition in China

On the eve of the New Year holidays, a team of students from the Institute of Architecture and Urban Planning of NSUACE (Sibstrin) returned from the city of Harbin (China), where they took part in the IV International Snow Construction Competition. Four students from NSUACE (Sibstrin) went to Harbin, and there they were joined by four more students from Harbin Technology University - thus, the team consisted of 8 people, as stated in the terms of the competition. Regarding the issue of paperwork and financing of our team’s trip, the Institute of International Affairs of NSUACE (Sibstrin) provided great assistance. They took upon themselves all the correspondence with the International Departments of Harbin Technology University, coordinating the dates of arrival and departure. In the final version, they resolved the issue of joint financing of NSUACE (Sibstrin) and Harbin Technology University of our team.

A delegation from the Shenyang University of Architecture and Civil Engineering of the People's Republic of China visited NSUACE (Sibstrin)

On December 24-25, 2023, a delegation from the Shenyang University of Architecture and Civil Engineering of the People's Republic of China visited NGASU (Sibstrin). The delegation consisted of Director of the Office of International Cooperation and Exchange Wang Xing, Professor, Director of the Institute of Management Liu Yachen, Chief Specialist of the Institute of International Education, interpreter from Russian Wen Yuzhu. NSUACE (Sibstrin) was represented by the director of the Institute of International Affairs, Natalya Sineeva. Representatives of the Chinese university met with the rector of NSUACE (Sibstrin) Yuri Skolubovich. He made a presentation of the university, talked about its history and modernity, educational programs, scientific projects and opportunities that the university provides to foreign students.

The geography of NSUASE (Sibstrin) students has increased again

The end of 2023 for the university was marked by an event that made it possible to increase the geography of representatives of foreign citizens studying at the university. At the end of December 2023, a citizen of Venezuela was enrolled in the additional education program “Russian as a Foreign Language”. Thus, the number of countries from which their representatives were trained at NSUASE (Sibstrin) amounted to 72 countries.

NSUACE (Sibstrin) team participated at the Autumn Cup of the XI International Engineering Championship "CASE-IN"

From December 14 to 16, 2023, the final of the Student League of the Autumn Cup of the XI International Engineering Championship "CASE-IN" was held in Moscow. As part of the finals of the Student League in the field of “Construction,” 10 teams from educational institutions of higher education in Russia competed for the title of winners of the “CASE-IN” championship. In total, more than 450 students of professional educational organizations, students of higher education organizations, schoolchildren, and also representatives of industry companies and ministries took part in the final event.

Autumn achievements of NSUACE (Sibstrin) students in the field of learning foreign languages

Autumn for the Department of Foreign Languages of NSUACE (Sibstrin) turned out to be extremely busy with various kinds of events: essay and translation competitions, conferences, festivals, etc. Students readily responded to teachers’ suggestions and actively participated in one or another event. At the same time, they achieved significant results. From October 1 to October 15, 2023, the II All-Russian (with international participation) Essay Competition in a foreign language “University of the Future - What Should It Be?” was held at the Kazan State Energy University. Student of group 116a (ICIT) Roman Ivanyuta took 1st place, and student of group 216a (ICIT) Maria Usarova took 3rd place.

Atmospheric air monitoring laboratories have opened on the campus of NSUASE (Sibstrin)

On September 4, 2023, an atmospheric air monitoring laboratory was opened on the campus of NSUASE (Sibstrin). The laboratory is a joint project of NSUACE (Sibstrin), the Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology of the Novosibirsk Region, the West Siberian Administration for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring and CityAir LLC. The “pavilion” of the post and the weather station were provided by the West Siberian Department of Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring. The laboratory has installed equipment from the Novosibirsk company CityAir, with which NSUACE (Sibstrin) entered into a cooperation agreement. The installation and operation of the laboratory was supported by the university’s partner, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology of the Novosibirsk Region.

Andrey Travnikov presented state and regional awards to NSUASE (Sibstrin) employees as part of the celebration of the Day of the State Flag of Russia

On August 21, 2023 a grand ceremony of presenting state awards of the Russian Federation and of the Novosibirsk Region was held in the Great Hall of the Government of the Novosibirsk Region. Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of Russia in the Siberian Federal District Anatoly Seryshev, Governor Andrei Travnikov and Chairman of the Legislative Assembly of the Novosibirsk Region Andrei Shimkiv presented state awards of the Russian Federation, awards of the President of Russia and awards of the Novosibirsk Region to outstanding fellow countrymen. For his productive activities in the development of science, education, healthcare and culture, Yuri Skolubovich, rector of the Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering, was awarded the Order of Friendship.

NSUASE (Sibstrin) student won the Grant of Rosmolodezh in competition at Tavrida

The educational race “Science as Art” ended at Tavrida in Crimea. 327 participants from 68 regions of Russia learned to explore the world through art and create through knowledge. The Novosibirsk region was represented at the race by 6 young people, including Anastasia Snigur. The girl not only took part in the educational program, but also successfully defended her project in the Rosmolodezh.Grants competition and was recommended by the commission for the award of grant support in the amount of 365,000 rubles. Anastasia Snigur will send a grant of 365,000 rubles to organize the “Sintez” co-working greenhouse. On the territory of NSUASE (Sibstrin), the students themselves will create a special space, which they will turn into a greenhouse, planting various types of plants and flowers there....

The next stage has been completed in the Chinese language studying by students and teachers of NSUACE (Sibstrin)

On May 17, 2023, the final lesson in the intermediate Chinese language group took place. Based on the results of the final testing, which consisted of grammatical, character and an oral parts, during which it was necessary to present a two-minute monologue on a given topic, the students, the head of the Heat and Gas Supply and Ventilation department R.Sh. Mansurov and 2nd year students Victoria Titovets and Ekaterina Ustinova received certificates of proficiency in Chinese at the first grade of the third level. The group began studying Chinese a year ago, in February 2022; this is already the third Chinese language course for the group. Group teacher M.E. Markova notes the hard work, perseverance and obvious language progress of the students.

A joint Center for Technosphere Safety, Environmental Management and Water Use Technologies has been opened in the Republic of Belarus with NSUACE (Sibstrin)

Rector of NSUACE (Sibstrin), corresponding member of RAASN, Professor Yuri Skolubovich took part in the II Republican Forum of Young Scientists of Higher Education Institutions, which took place on May, 17-23 at the Belarusian-Russian University (Mogilev, Republic of Belarus). The purpose of the forum is to popularize education and science among young people, support talented youth and highlight their developments. More than 100 representatives of universities of the Republic of Belarus and the Russian Federation, including students, undergraduates, graduate students and teaching staff, took part in the Forum. At the opening of the Forum, First Deputy Minister of Education of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Bakhanovich delivered a welcoming speech.

The results of the intra-university competition of English translators have been summed up

On May 11, 2023, the Department of Foreign Languages of NSUASE (Sibstrin) held a traditional intra-university competition of translators from English for 1st year undergraduate students. The competition was attended by students of all fields of institutes and faculties. The purpose of the competition is to motivate students to study foreign languages as a means of international communication, acquiring language competencies for their further application in their professional activities. The contestants were offered the authentic text "Engineering Skills Can Build a Better Society" for translation. Students had to translate the text without distorting the meaning, trying to avoid grammatical and stylistic mistakes. It was possible to use traditional English-Russian dictionaries in book format.

A meeting of the section "Domestic and foreign practices in the field of architecture and construction" was held in English as a part of the 80th student Scientific and Technical Conference

On March 23, 2023, a meeting of the section "Domestic and Foreign Practices in the Field of Architecture and Civil Engineering" was held within the framework of the 80th anniversary student Scientific and Technical conference of NSUACE (Sibstrin) / Domestic and foreign practices in the field of architecture and construction" in English. The section was organized by the team of the Institute of International Affairs of NSUACE (Sibstrin). The section was attended by students, undergraduates, postgraduates and teachers of NSUACE (Sibstrin), the International University of Innovative Technologies (Kyrgyz Republic) and the International Educational Corporation (Republic of Kazakhstan). 11 speakers made presentations on essential topics in English.

EEF students – participants of the All-Russian Ecological Dictation

On November 24, 2022, students of the Faculty of Environmental Engineering took part in the Ecodictant - 2022 at the site of NSUACE (Sibstrin). Ecodictant is an annual eco–oriented project aimed at improving the level of environmental literacy of various segments of the population. This project is organized with the support of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation. Eco dictation takes place annually in two formats: online on the ЭКОДИКТАНТ.РУС portal and on the offline sites. This year, NSUACE (Sibstrin) became a full-fledged offline dictation platform for the first time. Organizers of the event: UNESCO International Chair "Environmentally Safe Technologies of Environmental Management and Water Use", Faculty of Environmental Engineering and Student eco-club "Kodama".

The Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Ecology of the Novosibirsk region told the students about his work

On February 28, 2023, an extended seminar with the participation of Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Ecology of the Novosibirsk Region Yuri Marchenko was held in the laboratory of the UNESCO Department of NSUACE (Sibstrin) "Environmentally safe technologies of environmental management and water use". The meeting with the Deputy Minister was attended by students and undergraduates of the Faculty of Environmental Engineering, studying in the areas of "Environmental Management and water use" and "Hydraulic Engineering", undergraduates of the UNESCO Department of NSUACE (Sibstrin), representatives of the student eco-club "Kodama", graduate students and teachers of the Department of Hydraulic Engineering, Safety and Ecology.

The director of the Beijing Educational Technology Company visited NSUACE (Sibstrin)

On March 2, 2023, Zhang Rui, Director of the Beijing Educational Technology Company Mingyang Weilai (China), paid a working visit to NSUASE (Sibstrin). Yevgeny Sagaidak, Head of the NSU Education Export Department, Director of the Novosibirsk Interuniversity Center for International Education, also participated in the meeting. The purpose of the visit was the educational cooperation of NSUACE (Sibstrin) with universities and colleges in China. During the visit, the rector of NSUACE (Sibstrin) Yuri Skolubovich, Director of the Institute of International Affairs Natalia Sineeva and Director of the Center for Work with Foreign Students Viktor Melnik met with the guests.