How to write about the Middle East the observer of the publishing house Kommersant told RUDN students
The guest told the students about the features of the work of an orientalist in the field of journalism, shared her experience of work in the largest news agencies of Russia, such as Nezavisimaya Gazeta, RT, RIA Novosti, ITAR TASS, Kommersant and others. Students asked questions about the specifics of working in journalism pool of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, interviewing the first heads of state and famous politicians. Marianna Belenkaya spoke about her interviews with such high-ranking politicians as Ariel Sharon, Benjamin Netanyahu, Amr Musa and others. Also, students were interested in the specifics of the work of military correspondents and the work of the journalist in the field, directly at the site of the events.
This meeting was a great opportunity for graduate students of the undergraduate and graduate programs in the field of “History” and “General History and Mass Communications” to see the field of practical application of knowledge and skills acquired in the process of studying at RUDN University.
Valery Falkov, Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, presented certificates of honor of the President of the Russian Federation, Medal of the Order of Merit to the Fatherland of the 2nd degree, Order of Honor, Title of honor “Honored Health Worker of the Russian Federation” and “Honored Inventor of the Russian Federation” to the professors of RUDN University.
By the decree of the President of the Russian Federation, Larisa Efremova, Vice-Rector for International Affairs of RUDN University, was awarded the Medal of the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, II Degree for merits in scientific and teaching activities, training qualified specialists and many years of conscientious work.
By the decree of the President of the Russian Federation, Director of RUDN Medical Institute Alexei Abramov was awarded the honorary title “Honored Health Worker of the Russian Federation.” Director Yaroslav Stanishevsky and professor Anna Marakhova of the Institute of Biochemical Technology and Nanotechnology of RUDN University were awarded the title “Honored Inventor of the Russian Federation”.