Center for Academic Writing “Impulse”

Writing is the best way to talk without being interrupted.
Jules Renard

Writing is thinking on paper.
William Zinsser

When writing about science, don't simplify the science; simplify the writing.
Julie Ann Miller, former editor of ‘Science News’

Writing is a lot easier if you have something to say.
Sholem Asch
The reason one writes isn't the fact he wants to say something. He writes because he has something to say.
F. Scott Fitzgerald

Good writing is clear thinking made visible.
Bill Wheeler

A man who is ignorant of foreign languages is also ignorant of his own language.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Only the educated are free.

One`s work may be finished someday, but one`s education never.
Alexandre Dumas

What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul.
Joseph Addison

Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.

Workshops on data visual presentation of data

In December 2022, “Impulse” held two seminars on visual presentation of data in a research paper. The researchers discussed different kinds of visuals, got an overview of the structure and design of graphics in international journals, and analyzed their selected papers in terms of using visuals. The analysis evoked a vivid discussion, as Russian and English conventions of visualizing research data seem very similar, but sometimes have very striking differences.

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