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28.01.2021
Presentation of the Atlas "Mikhail Lomonosov's Birthplace in the History of Russia from Ancient Times to the Present Day"
Presentation of the Atlas "Mikhail Lomonosov's Birthplace in the History of Russia from Ancient Times to the Present Day"

In preparation for the Mikhail Lomonosov's 310th anniversary, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Arkhangelsk Region in cooperation with the Lomonosov Foundation and the publishing house "Russian Word", with the support of the Northern (Arctic) Federal University, Arkhangelsk Regional Institute of Open Education and Arkhangelsk Regional Office of the Russian Military and Historical Society implemented a project to create a historical and cultural atlas named "Mikhail Lomonosov's Birthplace in the History of Russia from Ancient Times to the Present Day".

18.01.2021
DeConcrete project allows to perform unique scientific tasks
DeConcrete project allows to perform unique scientific tasks

Just before the New Year holiday week, experts of the Laboratory Systems and Technologies Company installed and commissioned the world’s finest Simultaneous DSC/TGA – Discovery SDT 650. This equipment was purchased by the Higher School of Engineering under the international DeConcrete project funded by the Kolarctic Cross-Border Cooperation Program.

12.01.2021
Work to Promote REC in Full Swing
Work to Promote REC in Full Swing

Elena Kudryashova, Rector of M.V. Lomonosov Northern (Arctic) Federal University has recently met with Arkhangelsk Government Deputy Chairman for Project Activities, Viktor Ikonnikov, to discuss the progress towards world-class Research and Education Center “Russian Arctic: New materials, technologies and research methods.”

12.01.2021
NArFU Scientist’s Doctoral Thesis Recognized as One of 2020’s Bests
NArFU Scientist’s Doctoral Thesis Recognized as One of 2020’s Bests

Evgeny Sharapov of NArFU wrote a doctoral thesis in engineering found by the Russian Federation Ministry of Research and Higher Education’s State Commission for Academic Degrees and Titles to be among last year’s bests.

12.01.2021
Alexander Tamitskiy’s live stream on applying to the Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication in 2021
Alexander Tamitskiy’s live stream on applying to the Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication in 2021

A series of live streams with the directors of the university's academic departments is being held at the Northern (Arctic) Federal University. This time, the Director of the Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication Alexander Tamitskiy answered the questions of the students, applicants and their parents.

11.01.2021
NArFU Shipyard Studio to Build Pomor Karbass Within Two Weeks
NArFU Shipyard Studio to Build Pomor Karbass Within Two Weeks

The period from January 16 to 30 will see the Pomor Shipbuilding Association’s masterclass constructing a 6.5-meter long sailing rowboat known as karbass. Leading the process will be Viktor Petrovich Kuznetsov, a boat building master and native of Arkhangelsk’s Leshukonskoye village. The team claim they can build the boat as quickly as in the old days — within just two weeks.

29.12.2020
French Poetry Club "Christmas Journey"
French Poetry Club "Christmas Journey"

On December 23, a regular meeting of the French Poetry Club was held. It was organized by the Specialized Department of Automated Translation Technologies based upon the “AKM-West” Translation Bureau together with the Center of International Information Resources of the Arkhangelsk Regional Scientific Library. The event was attended by the teachers and students of the Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication, teachers and students of Severodvinsk Gymnasium № 14, employees and readers of the library.

28.12.2020
Intellectual online game "Diplomatic Breakfast" held at NArFU
Intellectual online game "Diplomatic Breakfast" held at NArFU

There were six teams of the second-, third- and fourth-year students majoring in international relations and regional studies of Russia. Graduates of the department, who work in these fields, and undergraduates of Saint Petersburg State University took part in the game as well. In total, 48 participants were involved in the game.

28.12.2020
Round Table «Crossing the Boundaries of Subject Knowledge»
Round Table «Crossing the Boundaries of Subject Knowledge»

On 23-24 December, the round table «Crossing the Boundaries of Subject Knowledge» was held. It was organized by the Department of English Philology, Nordic Languages and Language Pedagogy to discuss scientific interests of young scientists. It was a videoconference with first-year students.

22.12.2020
"The Arctic and the North in the Context of International Processes" Conference held at NArFU
"The Arctic and the North in the Context of International Processes" Conference held at NArFU

The conference was organised by the NArFU Political Science Club "On Top of Things" and gathered about 90 participants from different regions of Russia and parts of the world.

15.12.2020
FAMARB: Facility Management of Residential Buildings in Barents Region Hosted an International Online Seminar
FAMARB: Facility Management of Residential Buildings in Barents Region Hosted an International Online Seminar

Past week saw an international online seminar dedicated to the challenges of housing renovation and management in cold climate. The event was organized by Oulu University of Applied Sciences and held within the framework of FAMARB: Facility Management of Residential Buildings in Barents Region, a project funded by the EU-Russia Cross-Border Cooperation Programme “Kolarctic 2014-2020.”

15.12.2020
17th International Youth Festival “IT-Arkhangelsk” Has Summed Up Its Progress
17th International Youth Festival “IT-Arkhangelsk” Has Summed Up Its Progress

Заключительным мероприятием фестиваля «IT-Архангельск» Северного (Арктического) федерального университета стал День IT-Карьеры, который впервые прошел в онлайн формате и собрал более 90 участников.

11.12.2020
FAMARB Project to Make Northerners’ Lives Greener
FAMARB Project to Make Northerners’ Lives Greener

FAMARB: Facility Management of Residential Buildings in the Barents region is an ambitious project and has yielded good results. It involves NArFU as a partner and is designed to make residential facilities sustainable and eco-friendly. To learn more about the project progress, we turned to Pavel Marjyandyshev, director at NArFU Higher School of Power Engineering, Oil and Gas, and Maria Frolova, associate professor of NArFU Higher School of Engineering’s Department of Composite Materials and Environmental Engineering.

10.12.2020
NDI Think Tank Project Partners Took Stock of 2020 Progress
NDI Think Tank Project Partners Took Stock of 2020 Progress

NDI Think Tank Action, represented by its expert team and partner universities – Aalto University, Northern (Arctic) Federal University, Saint Petersburg State University of Economics, University of Oulu, and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis – has summed up its progress over 2020.

09.12.2020
IceOps Team Summed Up Its Progress Over 2020
IceOps Team Summed Up Its Progress Over 2020

The international project Ice Operations has had a summing up meeting to present the progress it achieved over the current year with regard to research on sea-ice conditions, simulation and forecast, and ice mechanics.