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NUST MISIS Holds Blockchain-Laboratory at “Island 10-21”

From July 10th to 21st, 2018, “Island 10-21”, Russia`s first educational program for intensive employee training for the digital economy, was held on Russky Island in Vladivostok. NUST MISIS presented a four-day laboratory called “Introduction to the practice of blockchain applications” with participation from Aleksey Naiden, a leading developer at Apple, and Seraphim Bakharev, CORE’s leading UX-designer.

#EdCrunch2018: World Experts for Russia’s Digital Economy Leaders

On July 21, the first educational intensive course of the National Technology Initiative University (University of NTI) “20.35” for the leaders of technological development in Russia #Island10-21 on Russky Island (Vladivostok) was completed. Global conference for technology in education #EdCrunch2018 became a general educational partner of the event and organized speeches of 25 world-class experts.

NUST MISIS Holds Intellectual Game “Artek-Insight”

NUST MISIS is holding the intellectual game “Artek-Insight” as part of the cooperation between the University and the Artek International Children`s Camp. This joint project has been designed to develop and support talented students from regions around Russia. The project started in January 2018 and will last until the beginning of December 2018, covering 12 shifts throughout the year.

NUST MISIS Hosts African Student Union Day

On May 17th, 2018, NUST MISIS hosted African Student Union Day. Traditionally, the program consisted of artifact viewing, a concert, and a display of national cuisines. This year’s ceremony was the first with Daniel Bonner Mbil as the Chairman of the Union, and that played an important role during the proceedings.

NUST MISIS Students Win AMC Makeathon 2018

On March 17-18, 2018, the AMC Makeathon 2018, organized by the American Cultural Center in Moscow through the support of the U.S. Embassy, was held in the Russian capital. The hackathon was held for students and young specialists interested in the development and support of websites, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and UI/UX design.

Spring is Here!

On March 21st, 2018, the celebration of the International Holiday Nowruz took place at the NUST MISIS Commune House. The event program included folk dances, folk songs, and national cuisine from Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan.

NUST MISIS’s History in Photos

The opening ceremony of the historical photo exhibition created as part of the celebration of NUST MISIS’s 100th anniversary—marked from the creation of the Moscow Mining Academy, NUST MISIS’s predecessor—was recently held at the University.

NUST MISIS Holds Cybathletics Competitions

In early December, high-tech competitions for handicapped people who actively use rehabilitation equipment (cybathletes) were held at the NUST MISIS Commune House—Russia`s best student resident hall complex-2016.

80 Moscow Universities Create The Committee on the Quality of Education

On November 24th, 2017, representatives of 80 Moscow universities announced the creation of Moscow`s first student committee on the quality of education as part of an agreement signed between the All-Russian public organization “For quality education” and the youth regional public movement “Moscow students”. The committee will be led by Gleb Uzunov, chairman of the NUST MISIS Student Council.

NUST MISIS and Russia`s Leading Metallurgical Companies to Create Employers` Association

The decision about the necessity to create such an association was made during Cup MISIS Case-2017, the student championship for the solution of business cases, which NUST MISIS recently hosted. Representatives of NUST MISIS`s key business partners — Nornickel, Severstal, Metalloinvest, Chelpipe, Rosatom, Rusal, etc. — suggested the creation of an Association of NUST MISIS Employers during a panel discussion devoted to issues and problems of preparing students for employment. The Association will be created for closer and more fruitful cooperation as part of the University`s professional navigation activities, internships, and practical trainings, as well as for graduates’ future employment.

NUST MISIS Unites Students and Employers

From November 16th — 18th, 2017, NUST MISIS held the 8th All-Russian Forum YouLead. The forum’s main topic was “Take a step beyond the horizon!”. The NUST MISIS Career Center and AIESEC, a youth-run organization, organized the forum. Highly skilled experts and speakers gave master-classes on the development of the key skills necessary to build a career, familiarized students with their companies, and spoke about successful case studies.