RUDN international team – winner of the I Student Russian Scrabble Championship
Winners of the I Student Russian Scrabble Championship - E.Grunina, A.Petrova, A.Lonskaya, Ya.Vechkanova and S.Fana.
The game is known to many since childhood – you have to make words from the given letters and place them on a board.
According to I.Klimenko, author of Russian scrabble, “the project has been supported by the RF Ministry of education and science and is aimed at promoting the Russian language, history and literature”. You can check yourself at http://www.ruscorpora.ru/, - a collection of more than 500 mln words, each illustrated by citations from classical literature and periodicals.
The first championship united more than 40 teams of the RF HEIs. Participants suggested more than 1,000 words including 80 most valuable, 80 longest, 80 citations and 80 authors of 80 works. RUDN students proved to be the best!
Minsk State Linguistic University came second while Moscow State Teaching University was third.
On November 23, 2022, Chev. Prof. Mario Pace, (Ph.D. (Melit), Associate Professor, Head of the Department, Languages and Humanities Education, Faculty of Education, University of Malta, language consultant to the Minister of Education) gave lecture entitled “Languages and Translation in the Context of Intercultural Communication” within the framework of the academic and methodological online seminar of the Foreign Languages Department of the Agrarian and Technological Institute of RUDN University held via MS Teams. The event attracted an audience of more than 80 guests.
RUDN University students are among the winners and prize-winners of the Second International Student Contest of Professionally Oriented Translation, which was attended by 876 participants from 6 countries. 1,316 works were presented in 11 categories of the competition. Over 160 were disqualified for machine translation.
September 14, 2022, the Minister of Health of the Russian Federation Mikhail Murashko spoke to RUDN University students on the eve of World Patient Safety Day.