Tomsk State Pedagogical University

TSPU EMPLOYEES AT THE XIII CONGRESS OF ANTHROPOLOGISTS AND ETHNOLOGISTS OF RUSSIA

In the city of Kazan, more than 800 scientists-specialists specialized in the field of anthropology and ethnology gathered from all over Russia, as well as from near and far abroad, to participate in the Congress “Systems of kinship, connections and communications in the history of mankind: the anthropological aspect”.

A wide range of areas and relevant sessions were presented, including: monitoring of interethnic relations, religion, interfaith relations and ethno-confessional processes in the spiritual space of Russia, migrants, diasporas, ethnic minorities, physical anthropology, ethnological education and enlightenment, ect.

Employees of Tomsk State Pedagogical University - Ph.D. S.V. Kovylin...


FINAL PRESENTATION OF CREATIVE WORKS BY STUDENTS OF THE FACULTY OF CULTURE AND ARTS

Students of the Faculty of Culture and Arts of the TSPU, future teachers of the visual arts, presented their creative works that were made during the 2018-2019 academic year to teachers and employees of the university. The artists presented paintings, drawings and design works, as well as sketches of future paintings, models, projects, landscape sketches, portrait sketches.

During the presentation, the students were able to hear comments and advices from the entire team of faculty and detailed analysis of the work done and to receive a strict but fair assessment. “The year was very intense: there was a development of new visual materials, new artistic techniques. Despite this, most of the students coped...


SUMMER SESSION OF TSPU OPEN PEDAGOGICAL CLASS

The summer project “Open pedagogical class” of Tomsk State Pedagogical University for schoolchildren from eight municipalities of the region has been recetly finished. Among the participants were 28 students from 7-11 grades. The work program of the project was timed to the Year of Theater in Russia: kids learned the basics of theatrical pedagogy, revealing its potential in the work of a teacher. “Every day during the week, the guys plunged into the world of a theatrical profession (artist, director, screenwriter, and others), - says Daria Shitik, a student at the Tomsk State Pedagogical University. - The guys visited a lot of workshops (stage movement, stage speech, oratory, acting, script writing) and workshops on making badges and dolls.”

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A-students OF regional SCHOOLS ARE AWARDED MEDALS AND GIFTS OF TSPU

On the 27th of June graduates of schools of the Tomsk region were awarded with federal and regional medals during the solemn award ceremony. 16 future applicants were awarded with federal medals for receiving a school leaving certificate with excelent marks. 14 students were awarded with regional medals for special achievements in learning (in the field of science, culture, art and sports). All medal winners received gifts from Tomsk State Pedagogical University.

The head of the Tomsk region A.A. Tereshchenko, Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs, TSPU, M.P. Voytekhovskaya, Head of the Education Department of the Tomsk Region Administration, Yu.V. Dubovitskaya and principles of Malinovskaya and Rassvetovskoy...


“SUMMER SCHOOL OF ENTERTAINING SCIENCES” FINISHED AT THE TSPU

During the summer holidays, students of 7-8 grades from Tomsk schools attended classes of the Summer School of Entertaining Sciences in Tomsk State Pedagogical University. The Summer School’s program included studies in physics, mathematics, computer science, and astronomy. At Astronomy lessons, the guys made a “space journey”, at Physics - they got acquainted with the amazing properties of liquids, solved scientific sharades, launched self-made boomerangs and solved experimental tasks. A lesson in Math was organized in a way of imaginary sea adventure, in which children “ploughed seas” of logical tasks and effortlessly revealed “Secrets of Numbers”. At computer science lesson, students learned what cryptography is and learned how to encrypt information.

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THE DAY OF SCIENTIFIC PROJECT IN TOURISM

Specialists of the Department of Economic Theory of the Faculty of Economics and Management (Head of the Department V.V. Sizov) and the Center for Children and Youth Tourism of the TSPU conducted an educational event "The Day of the Scientific Project in Tourism". The main objectives of the event were: to discus market conditions for the development and implementation of projects, to assess of graduates' soft and hard skills, to create conditions for the participants to realize their capabilities.

The event consisted of two stages, the first of which (theoretical) included the defense of theses and collective discussion. Younger students acted as analysts, asked questions, defended their views of the problem,...


PROFESSOR TSPU AT THE CONFERENCE IN CROATIA

The Juraj Dobrila University of Pula held the International Conference “European Intellectuals at the Turn of the 19th - 20th Centuries” , in which Svetlana Karpenko, Candidate of Philological Sciences, Associate Professor of the Russian Language Department of the Faculty of History and Philology TSPU, took part.

The conference was organized with the support of the Center for Russian Language and Culture "Pushkin Institute" and the Croatian Association of Teachers of Russian Language and Literature Specialists from Russia, Croatia, Georgia, Austria, Germany, Macedonia and Serbia were among the guests of the scientific event. It is symbolic that the conference was held in the building where the Higher Pedagogical Academy was located earlier, which was merged with the Higher...


TSPU TEAM TOOK THE FIRST PLACE IN THE REGIONAL COMPETITION "DIGITAL BREAKTHROUGH"

TSPU team became the winners of the Education and Science nomination at the regional stage of the Digital Breakthrough competition.The competition of IT-specialists was held in Tomsk in the format of a 36-hour hackathon, during which the participants developed prototypes of digital products. “At first, we passed qualifying testing to confirm professional competence, - says the captain of the TSPU team, Vyacheslav Likhachev. - And then, already at the regional level, we have successfully submitted our project - a prototype of an online store of applications for social robots.” The Tomsk Pedagogical team, which included Likhachev Vyacheslav Yuryevich, Malyshev Alexander Vadimovich, Glukhareva Svetlana Vladimirovna, Leiman Maxim Alexandrovich and Banshchikova Maria Aleksandrovna, will...


GOVERNOR SERGEY ZHVACHKIN CONGRATULATES THE NEW RECTOR OF TSPU WITH APPOINTMENT

“I am glad that the the young leader had joined the ranks of the Tomsk rectors' team. Andrei Nikolayevich is no stranger both for Tomsk and for the pedagogical university and I am sure that he will quickly get used to his position, - said Governor Sergey Zhvachkin and then he joked - Especially with such a pedagogical surname" (Anton Semyonovich Makarenko was a Russian and Soviet educator, social worker and writer, the most influential educational theorist in the Soviet Union who promoted democratic ideas and principles in educational theory and practice).

Sergey Zhvachkin noted that the new rector and the university as a whole are faced with the difficult task of ensuring the professional continuity of generations in schools.

“Thanks to...