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OPEN COURSE “THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS: <br> A JOURNEY INTO THE MEDIEVAL MIND”

09.17.2020

OPEN COURSE “THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS:
A JOURNEY INTO THE MEDIEVAL MIND”

Pride, Envy, Anger, Sloth, Greed, Gluttony, and Lust have animated European art, literature, and philosophy for centuries. But how did this classification of the “Seven Deadly Sins” come into being? How have ideas about the sins changed over the last thousand years? And what can a study of their history…

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SAS STUDENTS BOOTCAMP

09.10.2020

SAS STUDENTS BOOTCAMP

SAS STUDENT BOOTCAMP SAS STUDENT BOOTCAMP «SAS Student Bootcamp» is the range of educational and orientation sessions held prior to the start of the new academic year. The part of the training courses will begin on September 15 in an offline format. The program and schedule are available below. Bootcamp…

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SAS FEATURED IN STANFORD U.S.-RUSSIA FORUM JOURNAL

07.31.2020

SAS FEATURED IN STANFORD U.S.-RUSSIA FORUM JOURNAL

Stanford U.S.-Russia Forum Journal has published an article “Reimagining Russian Higher Education: Could an Experiment in Progressive Education in Siberia Help Transform Russia’s Universities?” This article analyzes SAS UTMN current educational model through data and interviews with faculty, administration, and students. The first section offers background information. The middle sections…

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An Open Day for “Digital Cultures and Media Production” Master’s degree program.

07.21.2020

An Open Day for “Digital Cultures and Media Production” Master’s degree program.

An online broadcast for the Open Day for"Digital Cultures and Media Production" Master’s degree program  will be held on the 24th of July 2020, 14:00 (Moscow, GMT +3) 16:00 (Tyumen, GMT +5) (Digital Cultures and Media Production, DC&MP). The School of Advanced Studies (SAS) will present the renewed program design.…

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MA X-HE OPEN DAY

07.07.2020

MA X-HE OPEN DAY

On July 14, 14:00 (Moscow, GMT +3) we will stream the presentation of the new Master of Arts in Experimental Higher Education (MA X-HE) program. The program will be presented by its designers: Andrey Shcherbenok, Director of SAS, Daniel Kontowski, Head of Education at SAS, and Dara Melnyk, Curator of…

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Experimentation in higher education must become the norm

06.29.2020

Experimentation in higher education must become the norm

University World News has published an article by Dara Melnyk and Daniel Kontowski, the developers of the new SAS MA program in Experimental Higher Education (X-HE). Their article, “Experimentation in higher education must become the norm”, is devoted to the idea of controlled experiment in university education. A proper educational…

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