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Princeton University Student Visits USTU

On June 19 a student of the Department of Slavic Languages ​​and Literatures of Princeton University (USA), Jake Robertson arrived at Ukhta State Technical University to collect materials for his thesis.

The American student has already visited Russia and undertook language internship in Moscow and St. Petersburg. A year later, Robertson will defend his thesis "Theatre of the Gulag." The student chose this topic during his first year at the Princeton University. The researcher’s interest in history of camp theater brought him to the Komi Republic.

Solemn Graduation Ceremony at Ukhta State Technical University

A solemn graduation ceremony at Ukhta State Technical University took place on June 21. For the second consecutive year the ceremony was held in the USTU Burevestnik sports complex.

USTU Rector Participates in the Meeting with the Minister of Education and Science

On June 16 Syktyvkar hosted a meeting of the Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation Dmitry Livanov with the university rectors of the Komi Republic. The meeting discussed issues of evaluating the effectiveness of higher education institutions.

Arctic as a Way to the Future

On May 29 under the Distinguished Lecturer programme, implemented by the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Ukhta State Technical University hosted a lecture of the Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, academician of the Academy of Natural Sciences, the scientific leader of the Arctic Oil and Gas Technologies at Gubkin RSU of Oil and Gas, Anatoly Zolotukhin.

World of Hip Hop Dance

On Sunday, May 11 Ukhta House of Culture hosted annual recital of USTU dance group «United Bit», entitled «World of Hip Hop Dance».

Participating in the concert were all the members of the dance group, including the youngest dancers. The evening's programme included 17 acts; with four of them Ukhta dancers won prizes at Russian and international competitions over the years.

USTU Ukhtinets Search Party Came Back from Memory Watch Campaign – 2014

Ninth season of field expeditions of Ukhtinets search party is finished: on May 6 searchers of Ukhta State Technical University, twelve students and their team leader, Associate Professor at the Department of History and Culture, Vladimir Nikolayevich Bublichenko, returned from Memory Watch.

Representatives of Wintershall Russland GmbH Have Visited USTU

On April 17, the human resources manager of the Company Wintershall Russland GmbH, Ekaterina Ksennikova paid a working visit to Ukhta State Technical University.

“Bronze” PaRtizany

From 07 to 11 April, students of the Institute of Economics and Management of Ukhta State Technical University took part in the XIV All-Russian Festival of students and professors with international participation of “PR is the profession of the third millennium”, which was held at the Saint- Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI”.

Cooperation with Venezuela to Reach a New Level

On April 4, 2014, a working meeting of the Rector of the University , Professor Nikolay Tskhadaya with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Bolivian Republic of Venezuela in the Russian Federation, Ukraine, Armenia, Abkhazia and South Ossetia, Mr. Juan Vicente Paredes Torrealba took place.

Ukhta and Nakhchivan Continue Cooperation

At the end of last week a delegation of Nakhchivan State University (Azerbaijan) paid a working visit to Ukhta. The delegation included rector of NSU, Doctor of Biological Sciences, professor Saleh Magerramov and head of the NSU Department of Chemistry , Ph.D. in Chemistry, Professor Tawfiq Aliyev. Guests from the former Union Republic arrived in our city on April 3, and they immediately took a tour of the sights of Ukhta. Also, representatives of the Nakhchivan University met with the leaders of our city.