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Interview with SAS professor: Jay Silverstein. Anthropology

07.27.2021

Interview with SAS professor: Jay Silverstein. Anthropology

Aztec Empire, Maya civilization, Ancient Egypt, and the perfume of Cleopatra. A desire to discover the secrets of the past, touch ancient objects, participate in the most significant archaeological excavations of our time, and make many discoveries — these dreams made Jay Silverstein, SAS Professor, who is a hero of…

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OTHER video about Tyumen

07.20.2021

OTHER video about Tyumen

The city is a place for personal stories. We fill it in with our expectations, disappointments, and victories. We look through the prism of our knowledge and beliefs. We paint a picture in our heads beforehand, but it's always worth coming to see for yourself. What kind of city will…

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MA “Experimental Higher Education”: online discussion

07.19.2021

MA “Experimental Higher Education”: online discussion

How to implement educational experiments while running the educational process? How to evaluate the results? How to grow an experimentative and transformative person inside the university? On July 22, at 15:00 (Moscow time), we will hold an online discussion where we will answer the above-mentioned questions as well as many…

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Interview with SAS Professor: Ayla Arslan. Biology

07.13.2021

Interview with SAS Professor: Ayla Arslan. Biology

What makes a biologist? How many years do I have to study to call myself a biologist? What does it mean to study biology within the educational paradigm of Liberal Arts and Sciences in the SAS? We asked SAS Professor Ayla Arslan, a molecular neuroscientist with teaching and research experience…

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07.13.2021

SUMMER SCHOOL 2021. Monster Laboratory

For a whole week in June, SAS turned into an incubator of monsters. You can watch our joint thinking, monstrous creativity, and revolutionary inspiration in this short thriller. The SAS Summer School is inspired by our model of Liberal Education. Each year, 9th and 10th grade students from all over…

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Dare to Experiment in Higher Education

06.24.2021

Dare to Experiment in Higher Education

On June 27, SAS will hold the Dare to Experiment in Higher Education forum, which will act as a discussion platform on the topic of the transformation of contemporary universities. Tradition lies at the core of higher education. Yet, universities must keep changing to stay afloat intellectually and institutionally. Experimentation…

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