The 3rd module marks the start of offline classes for HSE students. For many of our 1st year master’s students it is an opportunity to meet their peers and Professors, get acquainted with the university campus and explore Moscow. They told us about their online experience of the 1st semester and shared their expectations for the future.
HSE University continues to develop its new study format for students embarking on a research career: the Combined Master's-PhD track. This year, there will be 75 places for Master’s students on the track—two thirds more than last year. HSE Vice Rector Sergey Roshchin talks about the appeal of the combined-track option, how to enrol, and the achievements of last year’s applicants.
The Department of Public Policy had hosted an important event, 18 May, 6 pm, on Zoom, about Climate Change. Two Italian-British scientists from Reading University introduced a Solarpunk. How can we imagine a future beyond the just transition? What is the relationship between climate change, just transition and imagination?
The webinar organized by Prof Alberto Pirnie at the institute of law, politics and development at Scuola Superiore Sant Anna in Pisa, Italy by inviting Prof Sanjay Rajhans of HSE from the Department of Public Policy, Moscow to deliver a lecture titled “Terra Incognita or more of the same: The “Democratic unease” in the post Trump period” was a timely contribution with changes that have occurred across the Atlantic in the recent past.