Monday, December 18, 2017

USMU announces winners of performance contest

Ural State Mining University announced the winners of its cash prize contest that rewarded the best faculty and staff performance.

The university's Department of Mining Mechanics received the top prize for efficiency in the implementations of specialized programs. The Department of Environmental Geoscience was given second prize for excellence in its undergraduate and graduate programs, and third prize went to the university's general professional studies department for student accomplishments in chemistry.

University officials said the rating criteria for excellent performance centers on the methods used to teach, and the accomplishments of each department in respect to research.