To be an anniversary graduate is a great honor and responsibility. But student Lo Pa Pan knows what responsibility is: he is a future lawyer with ambitious plans. His goal is to reduce the number of death penalty articles in the Vietnamese Criminal Code. Read his thoughts about studying in “far, big and beautiful” Russia and the desire to change the world.
Sino Dzhonov has dreamt of becoming a lawyer since he was a child. He daydreamed of being a reputable young man wearing an expensive suit and holding a briefcase, and he loved this image. However, when he studied at the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia (RUDN), he realized that what matters most is not the looks but the knowledge you possess. Today, Sino is a successful young specialist, with an 80% win rate in court.
What is the role of language in the post-industrial digital society of the third millennium? This issue was discussed by the participants of the annual international conference "Society and Languages in the Third Millennium: Communication. Education. Translation", which took place on May 22-23, at the Department of Foreign Languages of the RUDN Law Institute to draw the attention of the participants to the various aspects of language functioning of the in modern society.
Students of RUDN Law Institute prepared more than 40 posters for May 9, in 8 foreign languages . Posters in English, Arabic, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, German, French and Japanese, dedicated to the Victory over fascism, were placed on the walls of the Institute's corridors in the main building of RUDN.
What does a modern specialist need for a successful career in the translation industry? Dr. Fortunato Denegri, head of the translation agency EFFE di Fortunato Denegri (Italy), translator and teacher of foreign languages, graduate of the Master's program "Legal Translation" of the Department of Foreign Languages of the Law Institute, conducted a webinar for students of translation programs at the Law Institute.
Boris Naimushin, interpreter of Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov (2002-2012), Head of the Department of English Philology (New Bulgarian University, Sofia, Bulgaria) told students and teachers of RUDN Law Institute about the role of digital resources in training interpreters in conditions of digitalization of the society of the 21st century.
The students of the Law Institute of the RUDN University, as part of two teams, took part in the Russian round of competition among law students in International Negotiation Competition 2019 and won prizes: team RUDN-1 Albert Hulutdinov and Aknur Kulushov - 2nd place, team RUDN-2 Egor Zhernakov and Andrey Shakhmuradov - 3rd place. The coach of both teams is Kamo Chilingaryan, senior lecturer of the Department of Foreign Languages, RUDN Law Institute.
Ekaterina Zvereva, Associate Professor at the Department of Foreign Languages at the Law Institute, presented the paper “Oral Interaction Methodology in Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language” at the International Conference on Psychology, Language and Teaching (ICPLT). The conference was held February 24-25 in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil).
A team of the RUDN Law Institute consisting of Aydin Aydyngali, Anastasia Alekseeva, Aknur Kulushov, Aisylu Latypova and Svyatoslav Volodin successfully participated in the Philip Jessup International Law Competition, held from 30 January to 3 February, at Moscow State University and MGIMO. Under the guidance of assistant professor Marianna Ilyashevich, the team took the honorable 4th place in the contest of written memorandums, as well as 10th place in the overall standings (among 30 teams). Following the performance, the team received a separate award “Honorable mention team”, and associate professor Marianna Ilyashevich, as a team coach, was awarded for outstanding commitment to the competition and many years of support for the competition in Russia.
The results of the contest of the Vladimir Potanin Foundation Scholarship Program among graduate students of leading Russian universities are summed up. 5 students of RUDN were among the winners.
November 29, 2018 the head of the Law School of the University of Manchester, prof. Christopher Thornhill and Dr. Maria Smirnova, researcher at the University of Manchester visited RUDN University.
November 29, 2018, the Torch of Friendship International Cultural and Sports Festival was held at the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, which gathered participants from 23 countries of the world.