3 gold medals and 1 silver: RUDN teams at the International University Sports Festival "Euro Istanbul 2019"
RUDN swimming team has become the absolute champion in this sport, having won over 15 teams from 12 countries. Each of the students swam 3-4 times a day plus a relay race. Of the 24 distances, only 5 distances were lost to the teams of Germany and Turkey.
Tennis players also became champions in their sport, having beaten students from other countries by a wide margin on points.
This time the women's volleyball team took the 2nd place, losing to the team of the host university.
Swimmer Maxim Chumachenko, a student of the Faculty of Science, was recognized as the best athlete of the tournament according to the results of the competition and was awarded a separate Cup.
Congratulations to the athletes and their coaches!
Morjadino flew from warm Sao Tome to Moscow to receive the profession of an architect of buildings and structures. He loves Khrushchev apartment buildings (5-storey buildings of the 60’s), lives according to the laws of Vitruvius and wants to create something useful for society. We asked Morjadino what motivated him to move to Russia, why he chose Architecture and what project he presented at the Golden Section festival.
July 18, one of the passengers of Qatar Airways Moscow-Doha flight QR340 felt bad. Alaa Al Hajj, a Lebanese resident of RUDN Institute of Medicine (Traumatology and Orthopedics), who was flying on vacation, came to his aid. The young doctor provided first aid and convinced the crew to make an emergency landing at Kuwait International Airport to transfer the passenger to the medical team. Thanks to Alaa, the man remained alive.
The third working semester of the International student construction brigade “Meridian of Friendship” was opened at RUDN University. Vice-Rector for Student Affairs Mikhail Katsarsky motivated the students to work, speaking about his student path in the construction team, tied bandanas to the leaders and handed out tasks.