Wednesday, August 23, 2017

UrFU to hold two-week training program for high school students

Ural Federal University announced recently that it plans to hold a two-week training program for college-bound high school students.

On Aug. 14, more than 200 high school students will depart for a summer camp by the Sverdlovsk region's Lake Tavatuy for two weeks of lessons and recreation. UrFU professor Catherine Cherepavona will supervise the events for the summer.

Cherepavona said the camp is designed to introduce current high school students with college aspirations to the social and academic aspects of college life. Students will also be given entrance exam preparations in Russian language, math, physics, chemistry, social sciences and career guidance.