Different Countries, Same Gorodki 22.06.2021The traditional Russian game of Gorodki dates back to the 18th century. It was played by Leo Tolstoy and Maksim Gorky. In Soviet times, Gorodki turned into a legitimate sport, and this year marks the 85th anniversary of the first USSR championship. Today, the Gorodki is played not only in Russia and the CIS countries - Russian compatriots have brought the game to the far abroad. It has been found that the Gorodki can unite nations (Karelia and Finland hold joint tournaments) and bring back to the origins: it was abroad that many compatriots took up a bat for the first time.
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Student exchanges with Russian universities discussed in Mexico City
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A meeting dedicated to cooperation between Russian and Mexican universities took place in Mexico City.
A representative of the Bauman Moscow State Technical University Dmitry Drobyshev, an employee of the Russian Agency for International Cooperation Georgy Makartichan and Director of the Russian House of Mexico Victoria Stasyuk spoke for Russia.
Mexico was represented by the head of the National Polytechnic Institute Arturo Reyes, the deputy head of the agro-industrial sector of the National Chamber of the Processing Industry Diana Arrioja and the representative of the Mexican Space Agency Mario Arreola.
The participants discussed the inclusion of the study of Russian as a foreign language in undergraduate programs, student and academic exchanges, and the development of a double degree program.
It is also planned to exchange teachers who teach national sports, folk music and dance.