The head of the Political Sciences programme, Associate Professor at the HSE Perm Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, Yuri Vasilenko has given a series of lectures on the ‘History of Russian civilization and Russia’s contemporary politics’ at universities in Spain.
This year History students at HSE Perm, for the first time, study the history of medieval books - codicology. The course of lectures was given by Ilya Dines (PhD Medieval History), Research Fellow of the National Library of Israel (Jerusalem).
Within the framework of a joint seminar of GAMES research group and research and training group “Empirical demand estimation” Maria Okuneva, the 4th year student of “Economics” educational programme, presented a study focused on the efficiency of individual targeting in mobile applications.
Lecturers of the School of Foreign Languages in Perm Campus have received a grant from Cambridge English Language Assessment. Professor Tatyana Permyakova and Associate Professor Marina Sheveleva carried out a study ‘Perceptions towards BEC Exams in Higher School of Economics (Perm, Russia)’.
First Graduates of the Joint Master’s Programme of HSE Perm and the University of Essex Awarded Diplomas
Eight students of HSE Perm graduated from ‘Business Strategies in a Global Environment’ – a joint master’s programme run by HSE and the University of Essex.
Aleksandra Sazhina (Khamadieva), Lecturer in the School of Management at the HSE Campus in Perm, presented the interim results of her dissertation research at the 2nd International Winter School of the NES Center for the Study of Diversity and Social Interactions. The school was devoted to ‘The Impact of Cultural and Social Diversity in Economic Development’.
An HSE student team majoring in software engineering and business informatics won in a category of the Hackathon for developers of mobile applications and web-services in Perm. The students developed an application for diagnosing a patient’s condition based on symptoms.
Svetlana Suslova, Senior Research Fellow in the Division of Public-Private Partnership Studies at HSE - Perm, has completed an internship and held a series of research meetings with world-class experts in the economics of the nonprofit sector at the University of Padova.
The Latin category of the World DanceSport Federation World Championship took place in December 2014 in Bremen, Germany. Duet Ensemble, which included students from HSE Perm took home the silver medal.
A team of 4th-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.