One of the key research areas of the scholars of the Faculty of Pharmaceutics of Voronezh State University is developing the composition, production technology, the methods of standardization and biopharmaceutical research into new dosage forms with a nootropic activity. The research is being done at the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Engineering headed by the Dean of the Faculty Professor Aleksey Slivkin.
From 17th–23rd June, a group of Chinese interns, led by an Associate Professor of the Institute of International Education's Department of the Russian language for international students of Voronezh State University, went on a tour of Saint Petersburg.
The staff members of the Regional Scientific Library of Voronezh State University and the VSU's Internet Centre have completed a project aimed at the automation of library services and archive-keeping – the ABAD cloud service.
From 19th–21st June, the ХХ anniversary of the "Parus Nadezhdy" ("The Sail of Hope") original song festival was celebrated near Shilovo village, with the support of Voronezh State University, the Department of Culture of the city of Voronezh urban district administration, as well as the Voronezh regional office of the Children's Fund.
On 22nd June, at 4 o'clock in the morning, the students of Voronezh State University gathered in Victory Square in order to light their candles in memory of those who gave their lives for us to have a future.
In June, the first graduate class is going to complete their course of study at the Part-Time Arts School in the "Philology and Modern Society" Research and Education Centre.
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On 16th June, Dr Susan Garton, the main coordinator of the Tempus project on "Modernising European Language Teaching through the Introduction of Online Technologies in the Process of Teacher Training", who had recently visited Voronezh State University, received the National Teaching Fellowship Award for her outstanding contribution to the development of higher education.
On 10th June, the students of Voronezh State University were awarded Certificates of Achievement by the DSR company for completing a course at Embedded Systems Software Technologies Training Centre organized by VSU's Faculty of Computer Sciences, with support and direct participation of OTSL Inc. (Japan) and DSR Corporation.
In June 2013, Voronezh State University signed a collaboration agreement with University Lille 1: Sciences and Technologies (Villeneuve d'Ascq, France). Since that moment, the two partner universities have been taking part in joint academic conferences and joint publication, as well as cotutelle agreements, and student and staff exchange programmes.
Voronezh State University has become one of the first Russian universities to switch to a multilevel educational system, which is an essential component of the Bologna Process.
Natalia Golovanova, a third-year student of the Faculty of Romance and Germanic Philology specializing in theory and methodology of foreign language teaching, has completed her internship at the National Institute of Oriental Languages and Civilizations (INALCO, Paris, France).
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On 17th June, a meeting took place in the main building of Voronezh State University between the university management headed by Rector Prof. Dmitry Yendovitsky and a delegation from the Republic of Austria including Burgomaster Gerald Hauser (a member of the National Council (Parliament) of the Republic of Austria from East Tyrol) and Irina Dshajani (Director General of Progress IV Management GmbH).
Between 11th and 13th June, the tourist club Belaya Gora had its first experience of participation in mountain sports tourism competitions that took part in the Ostrogozhsk area of the Voronezh region in the settlement Storozhevoye Pervoye.
On 15th June, in the conference hall of the main building of Voronezh State University there was a meeting of the main coordinator of the TEMPUS project on "Modernising European Language Teaching through the Introduction of Online Technologies in the Process of Teacher Training" Dr Susan Garton and undergraduate and post-graduate students of the Faculty of Romance and Germanic Philology and the Faculty of International Relations
On 9th June, a Russian-Chinese forum of high technologies took place in Moscow. The participants of the forum discussed cooperation of Russian research organisations, universities and research and production companies with research organisations, innovation companies and universities of the largest innovation centre of China – the city of Shenzhen.
On 15th June, there was a meeting of the Rector of Voronezh State University professor Dmitry Yendovitsky and the main coordinator of the Tempus project "Modernising European Language Teaching through the Introduction of Online Technologies in the Process of Teacher Training" Dr Susan Garton.
A new insect species discovered by Dr Stefan Naglis from Switzerland and a Czech scientist Miroslav Bartak was named after Oleg Negrobov, the Head of the Department of Ecology and Systematics of Invertebrates of the Faculty of Biology and Soil Sciences of Voronezh State University.
Voronezh State University once again took part in the University Ranking by Academic Performance (URAP). VSU took the 993rd position among world universities and the 18th – among Russian universities in Physics.
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Every year the number of students entering Voronezh State University is increasing, and more and more regions are represented by the university students (in 2014, students from 74 territorial entities of the Russian Federation joined VSU). This year, one of the main events in the life of the university was the grand opening of a new dormitory that was held on 9th June in the Northern District of the city.
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Yuri Perin, an Assistant at the Faculty of Physics of VSU, took part in the X jubilee International swimming tournament St. Petersburg OPEN 2015 in the Masters category. The tournament was held on 6th and 7th June.
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On 6th and 7th June, the third Open Cup of the Black Earth Region tournament of intellectual games was held in Voronezh, in the concert hall Event-Hall.
On 8th June, a delegation from the University of Burgos (Universidad de Burgos, Spain) visited Voronezh State University. The delegation included the Rector of the University Alfonso Murillo Villar and a Vice Rector Elena Vicente Domingo.
A unique technology of recycling reclaimed waste capable of solving a number of environmental problems has been invented by scientists from the Faculty of Geology of Voronezh State University.
From 23 May to 4 June, students of the Faculty of Geology of Voronezh State University had their first field practice in the settlement Nikel in Maikop region (Adygea), under supervision of an associate professor of the Department of General Geology and Geodynamics Aleksandr Zhabin.
On 4 June, a meeting between the Rector of VSU, Professor Dmitry Yendovitsky and the coaching staff and the team of the first handball university team VSU-junior was held in the conference hall of the main building of Voronezh State University.
The ranking agency RAEX has published the ranking of 100 leading universities of Russia. Since 2014, Voronezh State University has improved its position by three points and has taken 40th place in the ranking. Moreover, VSU has taken 18th place in the top 20 universities considering the level of research activity.
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On 3 June, a regular Academic Board session headed by the Rector Dmitry Yendovitsky was held in the conference hall of the main building of Voronezh State University.
03.06.2015 16:20 / Ratings / Viewed: 1078
The international information group Interfaks and the radio station Ekho Moskvy have published the sixth annual national ranking of universities for the 2014/2015 academic year. Voronezh State University has become one of the best Russian universities without the status of a Federal or a Research university and took the 22nd position.
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On the eve of the International Children's Day the Voronezh regions branch of the Russian Children's Foundation thanked those who had helped to organise the fundraising marathon "Children for children", including Voronezh State University.