On the 29th and 30th of September the 2nd annual national exhibition-forum “Vuzpromexpo-2014” was held in Gostiny Dvor in Moscow. Within this forum the first student scientific and technical festival “VuzPromFest-2014” was opened for the first time in Russia. The Initiator and organizer of the festival were “ Agency of youth information” under support of the Ministry of education and science in the Russian Federation, the Ministry of industry and trade in the Russian Federation, the Ministry of economic development in the Russian Federation.
On the 7th and 28th of September, 2014, on the bank of Ukhta river the first all-around tourist competition called “Autumn camping" was held. It was devoted to the worldwide day of tourism. Workers and students of Ukhta state technical university took part in the competition.
On September 29-30, Atyrau hosted 11th Forum of Interregional Cooperation of Russia and Kazakhstan, which has discussed Innovation in the Hydrocarbon Industry as the main theme. During the forum, Russia's President Vladimir Putin and Kazakhstan's Nursultan Nazarbayev discussed the key issues of energy cooperation. Among the participants of the event there were heads of key ministries and departments, representatives of the federal subjects of Russian Federation and Kazakhstan's regions.
Last Sunday residents of student town of USTU got a large portion of positive emotions. They started their morning with some physical activities such as: cleaning the university territory from leaves, painting and planting of flowerbed greenery, building birdhouses and then they defended the honor of their student hostels in the sports center “Burevestnik”. Teams of 14 student hostels took part in “Fun run”.
On Sunday, September, 21st , on all-Russian running day synchronically with the whole country “Race of Nations-2014” started in Ukhta. Over 2000 Ukhta people crossed the starting line at the same moment and lunged to an autumn 2014 meter long distance. A bit earlier at 10 a.m. 220 strongest athletes of our town started the cross-country race. This exiting performance of mass race was watched by over 2000 citizens.