5 March 2018
On February 19, in Beirut (Lebanon), Rector of Lomonosov Moscow State University, the President of the Russian Rectors’ Union, academician V.A. Sadovnichy together with the Secretary General of the Arab Universities Association professor Sultan Abu-Orabi held the first Forum of the Federation of Russian and Arab University Presidents.
30 October 2017
On October 27th, 2017, Lomonosov Moscow State University hosted the 3rd Rectors’ Forum for Top Universities of the Russian Federation and the Islamic Republic of Iran. The Forum was held in the Imperial Hall of the historic building of Moscow State University on Mokhovaya Street in presence of the the leaders of 20 Russian and 13 Iranian universities and was chaired by the President of the Russian Rectors’ Union, Rector of Moscow State University Professor V.A. Sadovnichy, and the President of Rectors Summit of Leading Universities of Iran, President of University of Tehran Professor Mahmoud Nili Ahmadabadi.
27 February 2017
On February 20th, one of the oldest universities in Europe - Sorbonne - held a anniversary meeting of the Academic Council of the Consortium of partner universities of the French University Colleges of Lomonosov Moscow State University and St. Petersburg State University, which was attended by Rector of Moscow State University academician V.A. Sadovnichy.
V.A. Sadovnichy told in detail about the activities of the working group he heads of the Russian Rectors' Union to establish a new international university rankings "Three university's missions," which is different from all existing ones by the indicator of the role of the university in the life of its country, in the preservation of national traditions and the continuity of generations.
27 May 2016
May 25, 2016 the I Congress of the "Society of Russian literature" held the meeting of the section "Teaching of Russian language and literature at universities as the strategic priority of the education policy in a multinational state." The initiators and section moderators were Doctor of philology, professor, Vice-rector of Lomonosov Moscow State University T.V. Kortava and Doctor of Philology, professor, Dean of the Faculty of Philology at Herzen RGPU N.L. Shubina.
At the X Congress of the Russian Union of Rectors the President of RUR, Rector of Lomonosov Moscow State University, Full member of the Russian Academy of Science, V.A. Sadovnichy suggested the creation of interactive inter-university scientific and educational project "University Department" based on "University without Borders" platform, with the use of which a student of any Russian university not only can hear the lectures of prominent scientists, public figures and statesmen via videoconference, but also to ask them questions.
The Center aims to consolidate psychological and pedagogical potential of the leading academic and research centers in Russia applicable to the methods of working with gifted children, and to co-ordinate inter-regional cooperation and multidisciplinary endeavour of work with gifted children.
On October 28, 2015 the Intellectual Center of the Fundamental Library of Lomonosov Moscow State University hosted the Forum of Rectors of higher educational institutions of Russia and Iran.