On June, 24 the “Foreign Languages and Cross-cultural Сommunication” programme students took part in an annual summer festival held by the Goethe Institute “Sommerfest” dedicated to German culture, language and music.
Marina Chashko, HSE student on Master’s Programme in Foreign Languages and Cross-cultural Communication, has participated in the first University Model United Nations in Venice as a representative of the New Zealand delegation in the Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Committee. Marina has talked about her experience and explained why taking part in MUN is critical for all young people interested in the current international situation, even for linguists.
Traditionally, in February, each HSE campus holds various academic competitions for students of undergraduate and graduate programs. The Department of Foreign Languages got into the act and on February, 14 conducted the Academic Contest 'Foreign Languages and Cross-Cultural Communication' for 150 potential Master’s applicants.
First lessons were given in the framework of the 'Help Rooms' project, which was organized by students of the Master's program in Foreign Languages and Cross-cultural Communication. Tutors have shared their first impressions with us and we asked them what it is like -- to be a mentor. So, the first classes took place and we decided to ask the young teachers how their first lessons were and find out what their students think about their classes.
The Department of foreign languages invites future university applicants to attend the open doors day of the 'Foreign Languages and Cross-cultural Communication' programme, which will be held on the 5th of March 2016.
Our translation agency was established in 2015 on the basis of the Department of Foreign Languages. Its team consists of students of the MA program "Foreign Languages and Intercultural Communication" in the Higher School of Economics. Translation Agency of the Department of Foreign Languages unite not only students with philological and linguistic education, experience in translation and editorial work, but also those who want to try themselves as translators and gain first experience in this field.
Master’s Degree Students Will Take Part in the 1st International Conference 'Foreign Languages in Education: Issues and Perspectives'
On December 3-4, 2015 students of the Master's programme 'Foreign Languages and Cross-cultural communication' will participate in the First International Conference 'Foreign Languages in Education: Issues and Perspectives' organized by the HSE School of Foreign Languages.
A HSE team of linguists taking a master program “Foreign Languages and Cross-Cultural Communication” participated in the English Grammar Festival “Cambridge Grammar Fest 2015”. The team “Union Jack” was created by the most active and committed HSE representatives: Marina Chashko, Ekaterina Borisova, Mehrangez Burieva, Madina Davlatova, Sofia Esipova, Anastasia Kohanik and Tahmina Mirzoevaled by the head of the “Foreign Languages and Cross-Cultural Communication” master program – Galina Nikolaevna Gumovskaya.