A team of 4 th -year Economic students from HSE Perm has won first prize in the Russian stage of an international contest in business case solutions, The Unilever Future Leaders' League. They will represent Russia in the finals of the contest, which will take place in March 2015 in London.
Perm HSE held a training session on approaches to research. Assistant Professor at the Sociology Department, Sarah Busse Spencer, PhD, talked about how best to carry out surveys involving the general public so as to be sure to get the data needed.
Fourth-year students of the Economics track have finished the Business Valuation lecture cycle given by Professor Angel Barajas (University of Vigo, Spain), who is Academic Supervisor of the International Laboratory of Intangible-driven Economy.
HSE-Perm continues to implement the joint MA programme with the University of Essex (UK) Business Strategies in a Global Environment. There are currently two HSE-Perm students enrolled in the course — Marina Plyusnina and Yury Gritsiuk. Marina Plyusnina shared her impressions of the course, and adapting to life in the UK.
HSE University District in Perm hosted the first International Scientific−Practical Conference to discuss the new stage of development of the University − School Cluster, investment in contemporary pre-school education and innovations in education in China and the US. HSE’s Deputy Academic Supervisor, Professor of Economics, Lev Lubimov, Honorary Professor at the Teaching College, Washington University (Seattle) Steven T. Kerr (via online conferencing), Director of the HSE Institute for Educational Studies, Professor Irina Abankina and Reader at the Chinese Academy of Pedagogical Research, Tsian Xiaoyang all took part.
This year several international tutors are giving lecture courses at HSE Perm. Associate Professor at the Department of Economics and Finance, Mirzobobo Yormirzoev, defended his doctoral dissertation at Washington State University. He introduces his research plans and new courses for students at the Economics and Finance Department.
As part of the 'Managing Human Resources' course, HSE - Perm has hosted a lecture by Academic Supervisor and Leading Researcher of the Research Group for Public-Private Interactions, Associate Professor at the Faculty of Economics and Management of the University of Padova (Italy), Prof. Paola Valbonesi.
Anastasia Kulbeda, a second-year student in HSE’s Faculty of Management, paired with Dmitry Pleshkov at the 2014 World Dance Sport Championship to take home the silver medal in the freestyle division.
Students on the MA Experience Economy: Hospitality and Tourism Management course at HSE’s Moscow campus, who graduated from the Management Faculty at HSE Perm have been praised by international experts for their contribution to major international conferences.