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SAS SUMMER SCHOOL-2022: CHOICES AND DECISION-MAKING IN THE TIMES OF UNCERTAINTY

05.24.2022

SAS SUMMER SCHOOL-2022: CHOICES AND DECISION-MAKING IN THE TIMES OF UNCERTAINTY

How does one learn to navigate uncertainty and successfully cope with constant new deliverables?  Ahmed Elghandour, Creative Director, SAS Summer School-2022, on choices, dilemmas, and the core topic of this year’s Summer School — decision-making under uncertainty: The Summer School program is available here.  The SAS Summer School is a…

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SKOLKOVO PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS IMMERSE IN THE UNIQUE UNIVERSITY ENVIRONMENT OF SAS

05.23.2022

SKOLKOVO PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS IMMERSE IN THE UNIQUE UNIVERSITY ENVIRONMENT OF SAS

Last week, the participants of the SKOLKOVO School of Management “CODE” program immersed themselves into a real university environment at SAS.   One of the main issues faced by university management is that they are often disconnected from the educational process. SAS helps the “CODE” participants solve this problem. “CODE”…

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NEW INTERNATIONAL FACULTY AT SAS. CONTINUED.

05.20.2022

NEW INTERNATIONAL FACULTY AT SAS. CONTINUED.

We are excited to continue our introductions of the international faculty that will be joining us in the next academic year. Mazen Diwani is an economist with practical experience working in banking consulting and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) and academic activity. Mazen obtained his B.Sc.…

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NEW INTERNATIONAL FACULTY AT SAS

05.13.2022

NEW INTERNATIONAL FACULTY AT SAS

In the next academic year several new international faculty members will be joining us, and we are pleased to start introducing them. Let us begin with Carlos Yebra-López who is a cultural philosopher with a keen interest in language, literature, and digital humanities.  After receiving his bachelor’s (University of Zaragoza,…

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City as a Text: Exploring the DNA of Saint Petersburg

04.20.2022

City as a Text: Exploring the DNA of Saint Petersburg

Like a living being, every city has its own DNA that shows through its historical and socioeconomic features, architecture, culture, art, and politics. This year’s “City as a Text”, a special course at SAS, was devoted to understanding the DNA of Saint Petersburg.

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“You. University. Future”: Navigating higher education in the times of  uncertainty

03.31.2022

“You. University. Future”: Navigating higher education in the times of uncertainty

On March 18-20, the “You. University. Future” Intensive was organized at SAS. The goal of the event was to provide high school students with the opportunity to experience higher education “from within” and understand its features in practice through immersing into the university environment.

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