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“Writing for Publication” Workshop by Emily Austin Thrush (USA) – 10 April 2019

Presentation “Writing for Publication” and a follow-up workshop on the principles of clear research writing (10 April 2019). The presenter will show information from research on the differences in the writing style of non-native speakers of English that may influence decisions by editors and peer reviewers. This research points to specific steps writers can take to make their writing better match the expectations of journal editors. The event will take place at the National University of Science and Technology MISIS (Moscow). Continue reading “Writing for Publication” Workshop by Emily Austin Thrush (USA) – 10 April 2019

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Ufa Conference (English Teacher Training School in Ufa) – 26-27 March 2019

Ufa, Russia, is home to the country’s first Access group, launched in 2004. In the same school building where it all began, English Language Fellow Johanna Campbell was welcomed by the program’s current Bashkir students in the region’s traditional costume, presenting their native Chak-Chak desert tower of local honey-laden pastry.

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25 & 26 March, 2019 at NUST MISiS – Maria Alm: Academic Writing and Communication Skills at a Polytechnic University

Presentation Proposal:
As Wisconsin’s Polytechnic University, the University of Wisconsin-Stout prepares students for the workforce through the application of our polytechnic tenets: applied learning, career focus and collaboration.

Auditorium: Г-587, NUST MISiS.

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Wiley Workshop: How to Publish Papers in High-Rating Journals and Make Them Quoted? (19 March, 2019), NUST MISiS

This event will take place at National University of Science and Technology MISIS: Moscow, Leninsky pr., 4. Publication of research results in peer-reviewed scientific journals is one of the most pressing problems in science today. At the same time, the number of publications of Mongolian scientists in international journals still lags behind world figures, as well as citations. Continue reading Wiley Workshop: How to Publish Papers in High-Rating Journals and Make Them Quoted? (19 March, 2019), NUST MISiS

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NUST MISIS opens English-taught postgraduate programmes

In 2019, NUST MISIS for the first time opens enrollment on English-taught postgraduate programmes in two areas: “Physics and Astronomy” and “Materials Technology”. Postgraduate students will have the opportunity to work as part of international research groups on the basis of modern world-class laboratories and to undergo internships at leading universities in Europe and in the US.

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Advance Public Speaking

Advanced Public Speaking for Scientists in English starts on January 28, 2019

This Advanced Public Speaking course is an English-taught, in-depth pursuit of performance-based public rhetoric. In part, the curriculum includes components from Toastmasters International, and each of the course’s 10 required projects are speeches from the globally acclaimed public speaking club. Continue reading Advanced Public Speaking for Scientists in English starts on January 28, 2019