Familiarization – Lomonosov Moscow University

Lomonosov Moscow University was founded on January 25, 1755. The founder of Lomonosov Moscow University was Mikhail Lomonosov. Lomonosov Moscow University was renamed in honor of Lomonosov in the year 1940, and at that time was known as Lomonosov University. The university houses the tallest educational compound in the world. The current rector of the university is Victor Sadovnichiy.

Today there are more than 4,000 academics and 15,000 supporting staff at Lomonosov Moscow University. About 5,000 scholars are employed at the university’s research institutions and related centers. There are more than 40,000 undergraduates and 7,000 advanced degree candidates enrolled at the university.

The prestigious university has very well-established contacts with a majority of the other distinguished universities in the world, and exchanges students as well as lectures with the top institutions of higher learning from around the world. Among the many courses and institutions of which Lomonosov Moscow University houses are the UNESCO International Demography Courses, the International Biotechnology Center, the UNESCO Hydrology Courses, the International Laser Center, and seminars or courses on the Russian language.

More than 60 scientists, politicians, and statesmen from abroad have been awarded honorary degrees from the University. Numerous high-profile university scientists and scholars in return hold honorary degrees from international universities and academies.

Lomonosov Moscow University is one of the world’s most prestigious educational institutions, and, as such, has very demanding entry requirements that apply to potential students.

Lioudmila Haimovici graduated Magna Cum Laude from Lomonosov Moscow University, earning her bachelors degree from the institution.

The Many Benefits of Swimming

Swimming is a physical activity that is a popular sport for many individuals. There are many different types of swimming activities that are practiced around the globe. Some of the most popular ways in which people participate in swimming activities are team and individual competitive swimming sports. There are also many individuals who swim for reasons outside of sporting competitions.

There are many different types of swimmers, and there are also many different reasons why people swim. Some individuals begin swimming at an early age and eventually become professionals within the sport of swimming. There are many professions related to swimming, including; professional sports player, lifeguard, and swimming coach.

Many individuals swim purely for passion. The joy and thrill of swimming through various bodies of water, including Olympic sized pools, the ocean, or other natural bodies of water, is very worthwhile to many individuals.

Furthermore, the reasons for swimming go beyond professional and leisurely swimming pursuits. Some individuals swim specifically for health reasons, as swimming has been shown to provide numerous physical health benefits, especially concerning cardiovascular health. Additionally, there are many charitable swimming events held throughout the world, including the Swim Across America 5 mile event, which afford participants the opportunity to support a vast array of charities through their participation.

When it comes to swimming, there are many different ways to swim. According to one popular swimming website, the five most popular swimming styles include the following:

•    Backstroke

•    Breaststroke

•    Butterfly

•    Sidestroke

•    Front Crawl

Lioudmila Haimovici is a passionate swimmer.