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06.09.2021
Handshake across the Ocean
Handshake across the Ocean

On 28 August 2021 the International Forum/Teleconference "Handshake across the Ocean" was held by the NArFU British Center as part of celebrations of the 80th anniversary of Dervish Convoy arrival in Arkhangelsk.

26.05.2021
NArFU student won a gold medal at Open Inter-university WorldSkills Championship
NArFU student won a gold medal at Open Inter-university WorldSkills Championship

On 17-21 May, 2021 team of NArFU take part in Open Inter-university WorldSkills Championship in Moscow Pedagogical State University in the category "Technologies of Physical Development". It consisted of competitor Ksenia Kurengina, a fourth-year student of the Higher School of Psychology, Pedagogy and Physical Education and expert Irina Varentsova, Associate Professor of the Department of Physical Education.

24.05.2021
The 3rd All-Russian Congress Dedicated to the Issues of Historical Sources Interpretation was Held in NArFU.
The 3rd All-Russian Congress Dedicated to the Issues of Historical Sources Interpretation was Held in NArFU.

From May 20 to May 22, the Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication hosted the participants of the 3rd All-Russian Interdisciplinary Youth Congress "Issues of Historical Sources Interpretation". The traditions of the congress were started at the Pomor University, when the conference of the same name began to take place.

20.05.2021
Scientific Networking of all 10 Russian Federal Universities in the Field of Applied Linguistics Continues Successfully
Scientific Networking of all 10 Russian Federal Universities in the Field of Applied Linguistics Continues Successfully

On 14th May, 2021, another event took place within the framework of the all-Russian project of scientific networking in the field of applied linguistics and pedagogy of professional training. Namely, a large in the structure and content video forum of the federal universities was held. It was an all-Russian scientific and practical conference on the theme "Scientific Collaboration of the Federal Universities on Bachelor’s Programes in the Field of Applied Linguistics in the Context of Digitalization". The event was organised by the Department of Translation Studies and Applied Linguistics of the Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication and scientific and educational center “Integrative Translation Studies in Sub-Arctic Dimension” of NArFU named after M. Lomonosov.

19.05.2021
The First Issue of the Unique Professional Development Program "The Humanitarian Dimension of the Russian Arctic" was Held at NArFU
The First Issue of the Unique Professional Development Program "The Humanitarian Dimension of the Russian Arctic" was Held at NArFU

As part of The 9th All-Russian Scientific and Practical Conference "Development of the North-Arctic Region: History and Traditions of the Arctic Peoples in Changing Climatic Conditions" held on April 29-30, 2021, on the basis of NArFU the first launch of the short-term professional development program "The Humanitarian Dimension of the Russian Arctic" has been successfully implemented. The program was organised by the Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication of NArFU, as there is a demand for advanced training of university teachers and researchers in this particular subject area.

12.05.2021
An Online Meeting of Students of NArFU with Members of the Union of Journalists of the Arkhangelsk Region Viktor Tolkachev and Andrey Zhdanov Took Place
An Online Meeting of Students of NArFU with Members of the Union of Journalists of the Arkhangelsk Region Viktor Tolkachev and Andrey Zhdanov Took Place

On May 11 Scientific Library named after E. I. Ovsyankin hosted an online meeting of 3rd-year journalism students with the chairman of the Union of Journalists Viktor Tolkachev and a member of the Union of Journalists, editor-in-chief of the journal "Magazine" Andrey Zhdanov.  

12.05.2021
Meeting with translator, journalist, book publisher Igor Khramov
Meeting with translator, journalist, book publisher Igor Khramov

On 28 April, 2021, another meeting of translation workshop was held. This time students and teachers of the Department of Translation Studies and Applied Linguistics and scientific and educational center “Integrative Translation Studies in Sub-Arctic Dimension” met with Igor Khramov, member of Union of Translators of Russia since 2001. Igor Khramov translated "The Pious Dance" by Klaus Mann, "Arne's Heritage" by Siegfried Lenz, short stories by Stefan Heym "Women always disappear/men are always to blame", reports of A. Schmorell's interrogation, hero of German resistance, in a Gestapo prison.

30.04.2021
At NArFU Scientists Discussed Issues of Preserving Historic and Cultural Heritage in the Changing Climatic Conditions
At NArFU Scientists Discussed Issues of Preserving Historic and Cultural Heritage in the Changing Climatic Conditions

On April 30, 2021, The IX All-Russian Conference "Development of the North-Arctic Region: History and Traditions of the Arctic Peoples in Changing Climatic Conditions" completed its work. It was organised by the Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication of NArFU in cooperation with the National Arctic Research and Education Consortium, Petrozavodsk State University, Murmansk Arctic State University, Pitirim Sorokin Syktyvkar State University. The conference was attended by scientists from the Northern (Arctic) Federal University, Karelian Research Centre of Russian Academy of Sciences, Centre of Arctic Exploration, Department of Country Studies of the Institute of Europe of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow Institute of Architecture (State Academy) (Moscow), Petrozavodsk State University, Saint Petersburg State University and other educational and scientific establishments. In general, the conference brought together 171 researchers from 10 different cities of Russia and other countries.

26.04.2021
Results of the Contest on Country Studies of the United States
Results of the Contest on Country Studies of the United States

The contest "Overview of America. Discovering Maine" ended last week. It was held as part of the US Days in Arkhangelsk.

22.04.2021
NArFU Students-advertisers Have Completed Their Training in the NEFU Network Program
NArFU Students-advertisers Have Completed Their Training in the NEFU Network Program

From March to April, 3rd-year students of the Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication were studying the network module "Advertising and Public Relations in the Social Sphere" at North-Eastern Federal University.

19.04.2021
Russian-German Relations: History and the Present
Russian-German Relations: History and the Present

On April 16, the Student Scientific Society of the Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication and Media=H held a round table on the topic "Russian-German Relations: History and the Present".

19.04.2021
The 5th All-Russian scientific conference of students and schoolchildren (with international participation) "Actual Problems of Social Development. Philosophical and Sociological research" took place in NArFU.
The 5th All-Russian scientific conference of students and schoolchildren (with international participation) "Actual Problems of Social Development. Philosophical and Sociological research" took place in NArFU.

The 5th All-Russian scientific conference of students and schoolchildren (with international participation) "Actual Problems of Social Development. Philosophical and Sociological research" was held by videoconference at the Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication. It took place on the basis of Philosophy and Sociology Department on April 16-17. Together with NArFU students, 40 people from 15 regions of Russia, as well as from Uzbekistan, attended the conference.

16.04.2021
Online meeting of NArFU students with Norwegian writer and children's author, Maria Parr and translator Olga Drobot
Online meeting of NArFU students with Norwegian writer and children's author, Maria Parr and translator Olga Drobot

On April 13, an online meeting of NArFU students studying Norwegian as a second foreign language with Norwegian writer and children's author, Maria Parr and translator Olga Drobot took place in the NArFU Scientific Library. 

15.04.2021
Practice-oriented online seminar organized by the Oxford Russia Fund
Practice-oriented online seminar organized by the Oxford Russia Fund

Teachers of the Department of English Philology, Nordic Languages and Language Pedagogy of NArFU participated actively in a practice-oriented online seminar organized within the framework of the Oxford Russia Fund project "Modern British Literature in Russian Universities". The seminar was held on April 10, 2021 and gathered more than 80 teachers from Vladivostok to the Crimea.

06.04.2021
The Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication Teachers' Projects are supported by the Vladimir Potanin Foundation
The Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication Teachers' Projects are supported by the Vladimir Potanin Foundation

Within the framework of the grant competition of Vladimir Potanin Foundation for master’s program teachers 2020/21 teachers of the Higher School of Social Sciences, Humanities and International Communication were supported.

05.04.2021
The results of the Week of Languages and Cultures of the Nordic Countries are summed up
The results of the Week of Languages and Cultures of the Nordic Countries are summed up

The Week of Languages and Cultures of the Nordic Countries, organized by the Department of English Philology, Nordic Languages and Language Pedagogy which was held from March 29 to April 3, 2021, has ended.


Updated 26.11.2020