Garage Museum of Contemporary Art’s special program for HSE Day

Date

From 13 September 2018

Schedule

12:00–21:30

Place

Garage Education Center
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DESCRIPTION

In spring 2018, Garage Museum and NRC HSE (National Research Center Higher School of Economics) announced a long-term partnership aimed at the development of academic and research programs for training professionals of all levels. The annual HSE Day in Gorky Park, organized in collaboration with the team at Garage, will allow participants to learn more about the upcoming projects within this partnership.

HSE Day is a major holiday embracing all university departments that has been held in Gorky Park every September since 2012. On this occasion the park will transform into a genuine open-air HSE campus, that will introduce visitors to life at the university and enable them to become acquainted with students and teachers, learn more about the faculties and education programs, attend lectures delivered by HSE professors, and engage in workshops. Garage's program of discussions will be available at the Museum’s Education Center, where the world’s largest archive of contemporary Russian art and Russia’s first public library dedicated to contemporary art and culture are also located. The staff from Garage and HSE’s joint program will answer questions regarding upcoming education courses, Garage’s student membership, publishing program, research initiatives, and other points of intersection between the two institutions.

Speakers include Garage Director Anton Belov, HSE Rector Yaroslav Kuzminov, First Vice Rector Vadim Radaev, Vice Rector Sergey Roshchin, and Acting Dean at Vysokovsky Graduate School of Urbanism, Director at HSE’s Institute of Transport Economics and Transport Policy Studies Mikhail Blinkin, among others.

ABOUT HSE

Higher School of Economics is one of Europe’s largest and Russia’s only national research center in the field of socio-economic studies, bringing together some of the leading specialists in economics, sociology, history, philology, linguistics, mathematics, physics, engineering, design and computer science. The university's training programs cover all levels, from lyceum to postgraduate education. HSE operates more than 100 research institutes and centers, with more than thirty international laboratories led by foreign scholars, including Nobel and Fields Medal laureates.

HOW TO TAKE PART

Admission is free.
Please note that the lecture will be in Russian without translation to English.

Schedule

Discussion on education

HSE Day’s opening discussion will focus on the development and integration of education programs in higher education institutions launched within the university’s collaborations with various partners.

The speakers, each of whom can boast a vast experience of working with partners from diverse spheres of business, culture, and science, will case study successful examples of the university’s collaboration with market players in the field of education.

Date
13 September
Time
14:00–15:00
Place
Garage Education Center

Discussion on science

It has become a common idea recently that the labor market should generate requests for the advancement of certain training profiles, which raises a number of issues, however, associated with the organization of scientific research in today’s universities, leading to the question of a balance between external expert inquiry and fundamental science as a long-term phenomenon. The speakers will share their experience of integrating and realizing research projects using universities as platforms.

Date
13 September
Time
16:15–17:15
Place
Garage Education Center