III World Forum of international Alumni of Russian (Soviet) universities
November 28-30, 2012 the Ministry of education and science of the RF together with the Ministry of foreign affairs and Rossotrudnichestvo agency hosts the III World Forum of international Alimni of Russian (Soviet) universities.
the forum is aimed at determining ways of developing multilateral cooperation with foreign citizens and compatriots who got education in Russian and Soviet HEIs, creation of voluntary associations of graduates in their home countries, strengthening ties with Russia and their Alma Maters and preserving the Russian language.
the agenda envisages plenary and sections meetings. The opening ceremony will be held in the Column Hall of the House of Unions. The forum is organized by Peoples' friendship university of Russia. Contact the organizing committee at: firstname.lastname@example.org
See details at the site of the World Alumni forum.
Press-conference in "Argumenty i facty" (Arguments and facts) weekly press centre
October 25, press centre of "Argumenty i facty" weekly newspaper hosted a press-conference with the participation of A.Gladush, PFUR Vice-Rector for work with students and A.Solovyov, expert of the Department of educational and youth programs and support of the Russian language of Rossotrudnichestvo agency.
The following topics were discussed:
- Alumni forum as a way of making Russia's positive image
- RF international cooperation in the field of education and culture
- Russian HEIs Alumni association- why are they needed?
- How Russia can be interesting for international youth?
Read more on the site of "Argumenty i facty".