The textbook The Budgetary System of the Russian Federation prepared by a team of authors from the USUE Department of Finance, Monetary Circulation, and Credit, edited by Natalya Aleksandrovna Istomina, Doctor of Economics, associate professor, and Yulia Sergeevna Dolganova, Ph.D. in Economics, associate professor, has entered the top 50 regional publications according to the results of the competition "Best Books of the Year - 2019": TOP 50 BEST BOOKS OF REGIONAL PUBLISHERS held by the Association of Book Publishers of Russia in 2020.
Cultural Education public organization of the Sverdlovsk region made a documentary film "Bazhov. Augmented Reality" about the famous Ural fairy-tale writer. It was filmed in Yekaterinburg, Sysert, Berezovsky, and on Mount Azov in the vicinity of Polevskoy. The authors of the film tried to compare and supplement the oeuvre of Pavel Bazhov with the realities, most likely he based on when creating his imperishable works.
On December 7, International Civil Aviation Day, students of Ural State University of Economics met with the Hero of the Russian Federation, the captain of the Airbus A321 aircraft, a Ural Airlines passenger plane, Damir Yusupov, who made a successful emergency landing near Zhukovsky on August 15, 2019.
Every year, during the celebration of the Great Victory, USUE takes part in the Immortal Regiment movement. The Museum of USUE History stores in its funds exhibits related to the Great Patriotic War, the participation of teachers and students in memorable events, and the reminiscences of veterans. Since last year, the Museum has been collecting artifacts concerning relatives and friends of teachers, employees, and University students and graduates who had gone through the roads of war.
The project "Regional Interactive Forum ‘Etker’ (Heritage)” presented by the Department of Tourism Business and Hospitality reached the final of the Russian Event Awards 2020 in the field of event tourism. It will be held on December 8-10 in Yekaterinburg with the support of the Government of the Sverdlovsk Region and the Ministry of Investments and Regional Development.
The Department of Chess Art and Computer Mathematics was organized at USUE in 2019 based on the Department of Applied Mathematics. The department successfully operates a Chess & Checkers Club.
In Yekaterinburg, the Variety Theater hosted a Woman of the Year awards ceremony. This award is implemented with the support of the Government of the Sverdlovsk Region and is aimed at identifying talented and successful women who have achieved significant success in their activities and contributed to the creation of conditions for the socio-economic development of Yekaterinburg and the Sverdlovsk Region.
Student of the Year is the first national award established by the Russian Union of Youth and the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation.
October 2-3, students and teachers of the Department of Tourism Business and Hospitality of Ural State University of Economics took part in the International Tourism Exhibition EXPOTRAVEL-2020, one of the largest regional exhibitions in the tourist community of Yekaterinburg, co-organized by the Russian Union of Travel Industry.