HSE’s first Summer University has come to an end. Some 40 students from an array of countries, ranging from Brazil and the U.S. to South Korea and China, took part in the University.
August 13, 2014
HSE’s student summer camp in Ruza, Moscow region, has ended. The two sessions lasted a total of one month and saw the participation of around 350 people. The camp did not separate participants into special groups, and there were no required activities. Members of the camp were in charge of deciding for themselves how to relax and spend their time. They thought up activities and invited their friends to participate in them. Let’s recall what they did.
August 11, 2014
It’s no secret that humanities and engineering disciplines have been kept strictly separate in the past and continue to be so. But some researchers are doing their best to change the situation. One of them is Kenneth Knoespel, a friend of Daniil Alexandrov Deputy Director of the HSE St. Petersburg and Head of the Research Laboratory of Sociology in Education and Science.
August 11, 2014
In summer 2014 students from the HSE Faculty of History went for a sightseeing excursion around the town of Novaya Ladoga during their archeological training. They shared their impressions with the HSE news service.
August 06, 2014
From August 9-24, a team of members from the Extreme Sports Club will head to the Sayan Mountains where participants will go rafting on one of the local rivers’ most challenging routes. The best competitors will be eligible to be invited to international competitions, in particular an annual water sports festival in Southeast Asia.
July 23, 2014
In addition to the University's graduation party, which was held in Club 'Jagger' without speeches, caps and gowns, official ceremonies were held at the faculties and departments where graduates of Bachelor’s, Master’s and specialist programmes received their diplomas.
July 16, 2014
Hundreds of students, staff and alumni of the Higher School of Economics, as well as students of the HSE Lyceum and friends of the university, took part in the traditional HSE Summer Health Day at the Kant sports centre.
July 04, 2014
Ten students from the Faculty of Law at the HSE Nizhny Novgorod received International Legal English Certificates (ILEC) confirming their high level of English proficiency in the legal profession. ILEC is the world’s first Cambridge exam in English for lawyers and diplomats; those who receive it are recognized as professionals who can freely communicate in English on legal topics.
June 19, 2014
On June 16, 2014, the International Master in Comparative Social Research Open Day will be held at the HSE. The event is organized by the HSE Faculty of Sociology in Moscow and St. Petersburg together with the Laboratory of Comparative Social Research.
June 11, 2014
On May 23, 2014 HSE Perm’s Department of Foreign Languages announced the winners of its annual English language Olympiad for first-year students of all departments. The goal of the Olympiad was to identify students who have a deep knowledge of the subject.
May 29, 2014
Between May 26 and June 7 students can vote in the HSE annual election for best teachers of the academic year. This year not only students in Moscow but at the HSE St Petersburg can vote. So, what do you have to do to register your vote?
May 26, 2014
The annual contest ‘How I Decided to Come Study at the HSE’ has begun for students and alumni. Anyone who has ever been accepted into the bachelor’s, master’s or post-graduate programmes at the HSE or has attended classes as a visiting or exchange student is sure to recall their particular feelings, images and stories. This year, the contest is taking place for both written and visual submissions.
May 21, 2014