Russian State Agrarian University - Moscow Timiryazev Agricultural Academy

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Sputnik V vaccine developer gave a lecture for biotechnology students

In our university an open lecture was held by Vladimir Gushchin – the head of the pathogenic microorganisms population variability mechanisms laboratory and the reference center for coronavirus infection of the N.F. Gamalei Medical and Scientific Center. The event was attended by 1st, 2nd and 3rd year students studying at "Biotechnology" and "Agronomy" tracks.

The lecture was held as a part of Student Scientific Society “TimBioTech” meeting. Vladimir Gushchin is one of the developers of the Sputnik V vaccine, as well as a 2009 graduate of the Agronomy and Biotechnology Faculty of the RT SAU.

Vladimir Gushchin made a presentation on "The COVID-19 pandemic, vaccines and the risks of further evolution of SARS-CoV-2." In his speech, he spoke about the current statistics of morbidity in Russia and the world, about the concept of natural herd immunity, various types of vaccines, their advantages and disadvantages. The scientist also talked about his professional path from a student studying in the specialty "Selection and genetics of agricultural crops" to the head of one of the leading departments of the N.F. Gamalei MSC.

At the end of the presentation, the students asked questions about the characteristics of the body's reactions to the vaccine, the special conditions of vaccination for different groups of the population, as well as the necessary measures to prevent the emergence of the third wave of the pandemic.

RT SAU and Minsk Tractor Plant became partners

University Rector Vladimir Trukhachev held a working meeting with Vitaly Vovk, General Director of BELARUS Minsk Tractor Works OJSC (“MTW”). The colleagues discussed the interaction directions between the university and "MTW" Company in the field of educational and scientific activities and concluded a cooperation agreement. The interaction between the university and the Minsk Tractor Works will affect several areas at once – training of engineering personnel, joint technical testing of tractors, participation in grants, and many other. One of the goals of long-term cooperation was the unification of science and industry.

After the official meeting, the Belarusian colleagues were introduced to the material and technical equipment of the university and the students of Timiryazev Academy. During the conversation, the distinguished guest emphasized that the doors of the Minsk Tractor Plant are now officially open for students practical training.

Minsk Tractor Works is one of the eight largest manufacturers of agricultural machinery in the world. Today the company employs over 16 thousand people.

Student Spring begins in Timiryazevka

Festival of student creativity "Spring in Timiryazevka" is on! Concerts of institutes and faculties will begin on March 22 and will last until April 2. Every day, students, graduate students, teachers and staff will meet at exactly 18:00 in the concert hall of the 29th academic building. All concerts will be held in compliance with the rules and regulations aimed at countering the spread of coronavirus infection.

Preparations for the festival are in full swing: rehearsals, sleepless nights, excitement, because this will be one of the first large-scale events of the university after the weakening of the restrictive measures caused by the pandemic. The organizers decided to combine the joy of meeting with the audience and the stage into the main leitmotif of the student holiday - "The Formula of Happiness". Following a good long-term tradition, the Kaluga academy branch of the University will join the festival. All performances programs will be reviewed by an expert jury, after which the winners will be determined, and the best performances will be included in the gala concert. It will take place on April 8th.

The "Spring in Timiryazevka" Festival dates back to the middle of the 20th century. For many decades, the Timiryazev Academy has become a place of attraction for creative youth.

Timiryazev Academy and “Trimble” Company outlined points of growth

Rector of the RT SAU Vladimir Trukhachev held a working meeting with representatives of the “Trimble” company. The topic of the meeting was creation of a new demonstration center and laboratory on the site of the university. “Trimble” employees presented a roadmap for the implementation of the scientific and educational activities project and industrial partnership. The colleagues discussed the advanced training courses organization for the vast variety of agricultural specialists. The launch of the project of scientific and educational activities and industrial partnership is scheduled for September 2021.

For over 35 years, “Trimble” has created unique positioning tools to help customers grow their businesses. With more than 1,000 patents, the company provides the broadest selection of positioning solutions in the industry. “Trimble” products are used in more than 150 countries around the world.

Timiryazev Academy students are invited to participate in the "BayStudy" competition

The international concern "Bayer", specializing in biomedical solutions for healthcare and agriculture, invites students of the Timiryazev Academy to take part in the "BayStudy" competition.

The competition is aimed at supporting and increasing the level of students knowledge in the field of plant protection and related areas.
Participation in the project is a unique opportunity to gain experience that will help in professional development, access to unique educational webinars and courses, take part in trainings, seminars and other events at the BayArena Field Academy, the opportunity to undergo a professional internship at Bayer, a scholarship, and also get into the database of potential employees of the company (for masters and teachers).

The organizer presents two competitive levels: "Intermediate" - for students of 2-4 courses and "Advanced" - for masters and teachers. You can get all the information of interest and fill out the participant's application on the website:
Applications will be accepted until June 30, 2021.

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