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CITS MA Students Learn First-Hand about Work of European Parliament Interpreters
01July2020

CITS MA Students Learn First-Hand about Work of European Parliament Interpreters

Every year, MA students of the ASU Caspian Higher School of Interpreting and Translation pay a two-week study visit to institutions of the European Union. This is a unique opportunity to get acquainted with the principles of work of EU language experts and to gain practical interpreting skills.

ASU Representatives Can Advance Their Professional Qualification in Pedagogics
01July2020

ASU Representatives Can Advance Their Professional Qualification in Pedagogics

On July 13-18, the University 20.35 is holding an online summer school of pedagogical design within the all-Russia programme on training experts in educational data engineering.

Moscow Expert Helps ASU Students Understand Their Bodies and Take Their Ease
30June2020

Moscow Expert Helps ASU Students Understand Their Bodies and Take Their Ease

Students of different faculties of ASU have undertaken a 2-week online transformation course “Self-identification 2:0”, delivered by business consultant Olga Nosik, at the Boiling Point Centre of Astrakhan State University. The mixed workshop, developed by the consultant herself, allowed the participants to learn some psychological secrets, sort themselves out and gain communication skills.

ASU Representatives Discuss Prospects of Regional Agriculture
30June2020

ASU Representatives Discuss Prospects of Regional Agriculture

Last week, scientists of Astrakhan State University took part in another scientific and applied seminar “Adaptability of Grain Crop and Potato Varieties under Conditions of Northern Caspian Region”, organized by the Astrakhan Branch of the Russian Agricultural Centre.

ASU CITS Students Pay Online Study Visit to EU Institution
29June2020

ASU CITS Students Pay Online Study Visit to EU Institution

MA students of the ASU Caspian Higher School of Interpreting and Translation took part in an online meeting with representatives of the Directorate-General for Translation of the European Commission. The DGT translators had a talk with a large number of students from different countries and universities.

ASU Rector Shares Experience of Recruiting International Students
29June2020

ASU Rector Shares Experience of Recruiting International Students

IPR MEDIA Company, St. Petersburg State University and autonomous non-profit organization “Digital Region” has held an online seminar for top officials of educational institutions, who are in charge of international activities and work with foreign citizens, within the framework of IPR EDU.Leto, a large series of educational online events. The section “Region as Support Point of University’s Expert Strategy” involved Rector of Astrakhan State University Konstantin Markelov.

ASU Representative Shares His Experience of Organizing Digital Learning with Colleagues
27June2020

ASU Representative Shares His Experience of Organizing Digital Learning with Colleagues

June 25, Head of the Project Office for Digitalization & Information Policy of Astrakhan State University Sergey Buzychkin took part in a panel discussion within the 7th Professor’s Summer School of Urait educational platform.

Konstantin Markelov Took Part in All-Russia Voting
26June2020

Konstantin Markelov Took Part in All-Russia Voting

Today, the rector of Astrakhan State University has made his choice concerning the amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation. He visited Polling Station No.240, located in the university’s main building.

ASU Scientists’ Project Wins Grant of the RF Ministry of Science and Higher Education
25June2020

ASU Scientists’ Project Wins Grant of the RF Ministry of Science and Higher Education

Funding has been allocated for project “Improving Virtual Mobility of Students of Pedagogical Majors through Modeling and Introduction of Online Course “Pedagogical Design of Lesson” to University Study Process”.

ASU Alumna Interpreted for Foreign Countries’ Leaders on Victory Day Parade in Moscow
25June2020

ASU Alumna Interpreted for Foreign Countries’ Leaders on Victory Day Parade in Moscow

Leaders of different countries, including Serb member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Milorad Dodik and his counselor, world-famous film director Emir Kusturica, arrived in the Russian capital to attend the celebration. Interpretation for the foreign politician was provided by Liliya Sabirova, a graduate of Astrakhan State University

Students of Our Country Will Attend All-Russia Online Graduation Ceremony on June 27
24June2020

Students of Our Country Will Attend All-Russia Online Graduation Ceremony on June 27

This year, the large-scale student celebration includes a series of events — online intellectual quiz, parting wishes from large companies’ CEOs in social media, online lectures, challenges and a lot more. The new format of the graduation ceremony will carry on the traditions of the previous years, create memories of the solemnity of this occasion and make this day really special.

ASU Publishing House Issues Proceedings on Current Regional Problems
24June2020

ASU Publishing House Issues Proceedings on Current Regional Problems

Electronic proceedings of the 1st international scientific and applied conference “Socioeconomic Aspects of Regional Development” have been published upon results of the April conference, held by the Department of World Economy & Finances of Astrakhan State University.

ASU Caspian Higher School of Interpreting and Translation Holds Final Exams
23June2020

ASU Caspian Higher School of Interpreting and Translation Holds Final Exams

Before being awarded with cherished MA diplomas in Linguistics, CITS students are to face real challenges. They’ve already stood two tests out of three, and now the theses defence awaits.

Agriculture and Digital Technologies: ASU Keeps Doing Field Research
23June2020

Agriculture and Digital Technologies: ASU Keeps Doing Field Research

A scientific team of Astrakhan State University is working on the project on identification of problem areas on agricultural fields with the use of an unmanned aerial vehicle and artificial intelligence methods. The university’s fields in the Nachalo village are serving an experimental area for data collection.

Scientific Commission of Caspian Universities Launches Its Website
22June2020

Scientific Commission of Caspian Universities Launches Its Website

The developed information resource allows to learn about the activities, current news and upcoming events of the Commission for Science, Research and Technology at the Association of the Universities and Research Centers of the Caspian Region States. The website was created for coordination of joint work, information exchange and announcement of events.

Astrakhan State University Invites to Take Part in WIPO Online Seminar
22June2020

Astrakhan State University Invites to Take Part in WIPO Online Seminar

The WIPO Russia Office is holding another free-of-charge online meeting on June 25, 10h00, Moscow time. This time, participants will communicate within an itinerant webinar.

ASU Will Teach Principles of Fighting against Corruption in Education
20June2020

ASU Will Teach Principles of Fighting against Corruption in Education

Professors of the Law Faculty of Astrakhan State University have developed an additional professional programme of advanced training “Countering Corruption in University”.

ASU Innovators Presented Their Projects at “Big Intelligence
19June2020

ASU Innovators Presented Their Projects at “Big Intelligence" Competition

Students and staff members of Astrakhan State University successfully approved themselves on the off-site stage of the event and presented their developments within the on-site defence on June 16-18 in Zoom.

ASU Is Invited to Participate in Online Seminar on Work with International Students
18June2020

ASU Is Invited to Participate in Online Seminar on Work with International Students

On June 25, IPR MEDIA Company is holding international event “To Recruit and Keep: Best Practices of Work with International Students and Student Mobility in New Reality. Cases and Forecasts” together with St. Petersburg University, autonomous non-profit organization “Digital Region” and a number of other partners.

ASU Publishing House Issues Young Media Researchers’ Works
18June2020

ASU Publishing House Issues Young Media Researchers’ Works

Electronic proceedings “Current Issues of Modern Journalism and Media Communications” was prepared upon results of the 3rd all-Russia scientific and applied conference that took place in April 2020 at the Department of Theory & History of Journalism of Astrakhan State University.

RAS Supports Strategic Academic Leadership Programme
17June2020

RAS Supports Strategic Academic Leadership Programme

Yesterday, President of the Russian Academy of Sciences Aleksandr Sergeev promised to take an active part in implementation of this important initiative of the RF Ministry of Science and Higher Education on behalf the academy.

ASU Department of Continuing Education Completed Final Assessment of Their Students
17June2020

ASU Department of Continuing Education Completed Final Assessment of Their Students

This year, more than 200 students who successfully completed the study course in their professional retraining programmes, were admitted for final examinations. Now, along with their diploma of higher education, they will receive one more document that gives them a right to carry out a new type of professional activity.

ASU Students Can Propose Their Ideas on University’s Campus Improvement
16June2020

ASU Students Can Propose Their Ideas on University’s Campus Improvement

The Directorate for Extracurricular Activities & Student Initiatives Development of Astrakhan State University is running a competition on developing a creative student environment “Territory of Absolute Success”. Any student of the university can take part in it, both individually and in project teams (10 people at most).

ASU Scientist Will Demonstrate His Developments at Forum “Engineers of the Future 2020”
16June2020

ASU Scientist Will Demonstrate His Developments at Forum “Engineers of the Future 2020”

The 9th international youth industrial event is taking place online on July 16-30 and it’s the first time it will be available for wide audience.

ASU Graduates of 2020 Are Invited to Take Part in All-Russia Student Online Graduation Ceremony
15June2020

ASU Graduates of 2020 Are Invited to Take Part in All-Russia Student Online Graduation Ceremony

The large-scale event for all HEIs of the country is being held on June 27. It is organized by the RF Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Autonomous Commercial Organization “Russia — Country of Opportunities” and the Russian Rectors’ Union. The event programme includes broadcasting of the concert, greetings from public officials, performance items, an intellectual quiz and flash mobs.

ASU Znamensk Branch Works Productively under Lockdown
15June2020

ASU Znamensk Branch Works Productively under Lockdown

This structural unit has been developing distance learning with different information and telecommunication technologies for some years. However, the approach to organization of online classes has become more sound due to the lockdown situation in the country and worldwide.

ASU Students and Professors Are Invited to Take Part in International Legal Forum
13June2020

ASU Students and Professors Are Invited to Take Part in International Legal Forum

The Privolzhsky Bank of Sberbank PJSC has expressed its gratitude to Rector of Astrakhan State University Konstantin Markelov for his participation in the international legal banking forum “Current Issues of Law in Banking Sphere” as a speaker in the panel discussion “Development of Legal Education. Training of Best HR in Legal Science”.

Rector Konstantin Markelov Sends His Greetings to ASU on Russia Day
12June2020

Rector Konstantin Markelov Sends His Greetings to ASU on Russia Day

Dear students, professors and administrative staff of Astrakhan State University! Please accept my warmest and most sincere congratulations on one of the main public holidays that unites all citizens of your country!

ASU and Agency for Strategic Initiatives Keep Strengthening Cooperation
11June2020

ASU and Agency for Strategic Initiatives Keep Strengthening Cooperation

Priorities and areas of joint work of the federal agency and the region have been discussed at a business meeting of Agency Director-General Svetlana Chupsheva and Astrakhan Governor Igor Babushkin. The videoconference meeting involved, among other participants, Rector of Astrakhan State University Konstantin Markelov.

New Participants of Presidential Programme Start Studying at ASU
11June2020

New Participants of Presidential Programme Start Studying at ASU

On June 8, Astrakhan State University started implementing the 2020 programme of training managerial HR. 14 candidates successfully passed the competitive selection.

ASU Department of Continuing Education Invites to Share Experience
10June2020

ASU Department of Continuing Education Invites to Share Experience

Professors of Astrakhan State University can do a study course in the advanced training programme “Theory & Practice of E-Learning and Distance Learning Technologies”, which will be implemented by the department in July 2020.

ASU UNESCO Chair: in 2022, Committee Will Meet in Kazan, while Youth Model — in St. Petersburg
10June2020

ASU UNESCO Chair: in 2022, Committee Will Meet in Kazan, while Youth Model — in St. Petersburg

The Commission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO is ready to consider Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University as one of the venues for the 2022 Session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, announced Commission Executive Secretary Grigory Ordzhonikidze during his visit to the university.

Representative of Italian University Tells ASU Students about International Relations
09June2020

Representative of Italian University Tells ASU Students about International Relations

About 100 people has taken part in the online lecture “Trade wars: conflict and cooperation between the EU and the EAEU” by professor of Ca’ Foscari University of Venice Patricio Barbirotto.

ASU Provides Its Students with Opportunity to Work for University
09June2020

ASU Provides Its Students with Opportunity to Work for University

Another meeting of the top management of Astrakhan State University took place yesterday, on June 8. One of the main points in the agenda was the issue of organization of temporary employment of university’s students and formation of students’ work teams.

ASU Scientists Present Their Research at International Online Forum
08June2020

ASU Scientists Present Their Research at International Online Forum

The online event IFTE-2020 “Prospects and Priorities of Teacher Education in Times of Change, Choice and Challenge” opened on May 27 and will last until June 9.

Konstantin Markelov Presents Report at UNESCO Chairs Videoconference
08June2020

Konstantin Markelov Presents Report at UNESCO Chairs Videoconference

June 5 saw an online round-table “Cooperation of UNESCO Chairs for Strategic Planning and Sustainable Development”. The meeting involved representatives of the Russian Academy of Sciences, State Duma of Russia, HEIs and scientific and educational institutions of more than 40 cities, including Kazan, Krasnoyarsk, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Ufa, Yakutsk and Vilnius.

Astrakhan State University Will Upgrade Skills of Teachers of History and Social Science
06June2020

Astrakhan State University Will Upgrade Skills of Teachers of History and Social Science

Members of the ASU Department of Foreign History & Regional Studies have developed an additional professional programme of advanced training “Content and Methodology of Teaching History and Social Science in Accordance with Federal State Educational Standards for Secondary General Education in Secondary General Education Institutions”.

Konstantin Markelov: “We Have Something to Share with Authorities”
05June2020

Konstantin Markelov: “We Have Something to Share with Authorities”

In June 4, the Education Development Institute held a business meeting of Deputy Chair of the Astrakhan Government Dmitry Ovchinnikov, Minister of Education and Science of Astrakhan region Vitaly Gutman and heads of the leading HEIs of the region. The colleagues told the public officer about the specificity of their work, discussed emerging challenges for science and education and some ways to address them and outlined plans on strengthening the cooperation.

Second Round of Caspian Interregional Competition for Schoolchildren Starts at ASU
04June2020

Second Round of Caspian Interregional Competition for Schoolchildren Starts at ASU

The final round of the traditional intellectual competition will be held online from 5th to 20th of June on GoogleForms platform.

ASU Students Learn about Role of Family in Individual Value System
04June2020

ASU Students Learn about Role of Family in Individual Value System

On May 29, 2020 the Department of Social Pedagogics & Psychology of Astrakhan State University held a scientific & applied online seminar “Socio-Psychological Peculiarities of Modern Family Relations”.