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International Advisory Committee Convenes to Discuss HSE University’s Domestic Partnership Programmes

Meeting of International Advisory Committee
On February 17, HSE University’s International Advisory Committee met over Zoom to discuss the University’s recent activity and the progress of a number of projects being implemented under HSE University’s University Partnership Programme, which aims to strengthen partnerships and academic collaboration between HSE and other universities in Russia.

‘Life Is Too Short to Spend a Lot of Time Not Having Fun’

‘Life Is Too Short to Spend a Lot of Time Not Having Fun’
Interview with Professor Eric S. Maskin

Statement about Academic Freedom and Political Neutrality by the HSE International Advisory Committee

Our Committee is aware that HSE has not renewed the contracts of certain faculty members known for speaking up against the Russian political authorities. We understand that the non-renewals have been controversial in the press and online. Although the university administration says that these actions were due entirely to faculty’s inadequate research productivity, critics allege that non-renewals were politically motivated, i.e., that they resulted from pressure by the authorities.

University Codes of Conduct Should Be Concise and Precise

University Codes of Conduct Should Be Concise and Precise
The HSE University International Advisory Committee met online on May 19 to discuss the proposed Codes of Conduct for faculty and students, as well as assess the university’s transition to online learning.

International Advisory Committee Recommends a More Focused Approach

International Advisory Committee Recommends a More Focused Approach
Members of the International Advisory Committee (IAC) and the HSE administration have discussed the results of the committee’s annual meeting.

‘HSE Is in a Class by Itself.’ Annual HSE International Advisory Committee Meeting Commences

‘HSE Is in a Class by Itself.’ Annual HSE International Advisory Committee Meeting Commences
New faculties, personnel development, internationalisation, and much more – these are all things on the agenda of the annual International Advisory Committee (IAC) meeting currently taking place in Moscow.

‘International Cooperation Is a Two-way Road That Leads to the Development of Society’

‘International Cooperation Is a Two-way Road That Leads to the Development of Society’
The annual meeting of the HSE International Advisory Committee will be held December 12-13 in Moscow. In the run-up to the event, HSE News Service has talked to two new members of the committee, Marcelo Knobel, Rector of University of Campinas (Brasil), and Francisco Marmolejo, the World Bank’s Lead Tertiary Education Specialist.

‘We Are Very Excited by How HSE Continues to Develop’

The eighth annual session of the HSE International Advisory Committee has come to a close. Its chairman Eric Maskin, Nobel laureate in economics, summed up the results of the committee’s work.

‘Improvement at HSE Has Exceeded Our Expectations’

‘Improvement at HSE Has Exceeded Our Expectations’
Last week HSE International Advisory Committee held its annual meeting in Moscow. Eric Maskin, Nobel laureate in Economics, 2007, Chairman of the Committee and members of the IAC have talked to HSE News Service about the results of the meeting.

Why Rankings Matter for Universities

University rankings, which increasingly impact both universities' development strategies and state policy in higher education, was one of the main topics discussed at the meeting of the HSE's International Advisory Committee.