Adhering to a tradition that began in the 1990s, Interweek took place in Akademgorodok during the last days of April.
NSU students were prize winners and finalists in the international student's Olympiad in cryptography NSUCRYPTO, which was held by the Novosibirsk State University in cooperation with the University of Leuven (Belgium).
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».
The 14th International Zhautykov Olympiad for school children in mathematics, physics and computer science was recently conducted in Almaty Kazakhstan. Students at the NSU Special Educational Scientific Center returned from the Olympiad with three medals.
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.
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.
New Year's holidays are traditionally a difficult time for students. After all, course quizzes are over, and ahead – final exams and preparing for those takes time. In response to those who believe that studying is a continuous series of obstacles, NSU students from different parts of the world talk about how to overcome the fear of exams, how to pass the semester «perfectly» and why studying at a university is not the most difficult thing.
Maria Sukhova, an NSU Economics Department student, won the Russian Powerlifting Championship that was held in Barnaul in late November
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.
The Miss NSU – 2017 finals were held on December 15 at the Youth Palace. 10 women competed for the title of smartest and most beautiful. The crown went to Polina Zakharova, a student at the NSU Humanities Institute.
On December 15, ten finalists will compete in the annual Miss NSU 2017 beauty contest at the House of Youth in Akademgorodok Novosibirsk.
Oleg Marchenko, a freshman in the NSU Information Technologies Department and member of the "League of Robots - Binom" team from Novosibirsk ,took first place at the international robotics competition - World Robot Olympiad