Novosibirsk SU 1, the Novosibirsk State University team for Sport Programming has won a place in the finals of the largest world championship programming competition for students, the ACM ICPC - International Collegiate Programming Contest.
A team at the Novosibirsk State University New Archeology Center and the Institute of Archeology and Ethnography SB RAS, together with colleagues from the American University of Central Asia, Kyrgyz National University and the University of Toronto discovered a unique cave in the Alai Valley that is the first multi-layered monument in the region. Cultural remains from the Stone Age to the modern era are in the cave.
Participants in the first NSU's online course tought in English "From Disease to Genes and Back" learn how genetics and genomics can be used to study biology of human disease, and how this knowledge can be used back in the clinics
Professor Elena Boldyreva, Chief Scientist at the Institute of Solid State Chemistry and Mechanochemistry (ISSCM) SB RAS, Head of the Solid State Chemistry Division in NSU’s Natural Sciences Department, and Doctor of Chemical Sciences, was awarded an Honorary Doctorate from dinburgh University.
The NSU Food Security Research Center, together with colleagues from the Center for Advanced Waste Disposal Technologies and Management at the King Mongkut University of Technology Tongburi (KMUTT) in Thailand, evaluated the most promising uses and ways to process cassava raw material waste. This material is an important component of Thailand's export potential.
Touch a mammoth heel, look at the smallest bone in the human skeleton and stroke a friendly rat with Siamese coloring, that is far from a complete list of opportunities that were provided at the «Night at NSU» on November 25th.
Maria Sukhova, an NSU Economics Department student, won the Russian Powerlifting Championship that was held in Barnaul in late November
Two students at the Novosibirsk State University Higher College of Informatics won WorldSkills Russia. Nikita Ivanov won first place in the «Industrial Automation" category (expert - Nikolay Igorevich Mashkov) and Pavel Shevchuk (expert Sergei Mihailovich Tarkov) took bronze in «Electronics».
Researchers at the Computer Transcriptomics and Evolutionary Bioinformatics Laboratory at the NSU Natural Science Department, together with scientists from the Institute of Cytology and Genetics SB RAS and the University of Freiburg (Germany) constructed a 3D model of root cell nuclei to study how stem cells are located in the tissue
On December 15, ten finalists will compete in the annual Miss NSU 2017 beauty contest at the House of Youth in Akademgorodok Novosibirsk.
On Wednesday, November 29, at a TASS press conference, the author of the text for «Total Dictation – 2018» international literacy campaign was announced. The Expert Council, led by philologists from the Novosibirsk State University, will prepare for the dictation and check the results.
Writer Guzel Yakhina was chosen to be the «Total Dictation» author for 2018. Born in Kazan, Yakhina wrote the novel «Zuleikha Opens Her Eyes» that won the «Big Book» and «Yasnaya Polyana» awards.
NSU was the only Russian University to receive an award at the QS-APPLE СREATIVE AWARDS. They won in the “Best Site” category