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.

Seminar with Springer Nature

On June 25, Daria Iovcheva, Senior Licensing Manager, Springer Nature (Russia/Ukraine/Belarus/Georgia) paid a visit to the University of Tyumen. 

Springer Nature is a global publisher dedicated to providing the best possible service to the whole research community. More than 3,000 journals and over 9,000 books are published annually. Today, Springer Nature publishes more than half of all Russian publications in international journals.

Daria gave an informative and inspiring presentation on how to get published in international research journals and how to communicate with editors and reviewers.

Besides, the participants learned how to use some indicators for research journal evaluation & how to identify predatory journals due to the presentation delivered by Andrei Lymar, Director, UT Department of research analytics & international rankings.

Valeria Evdash talked about some strategies for writing an abstract and mentioned the typical mistakes the Russian researchers made while writing in English. 

The participants seemed to come away feeling very educated and inspired to start working on their own research paper. 

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