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INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ASIAN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES: “INTERSECTION OF CULTURES”

October 18, 2018

ADES V is planned to be held on the basis of Nazarbayev University on June 20-22, 2019 with mutually the University of Erciyes (Turkey) and the International University H. Yassavi  on the theme “Intersection of Cultures”. International… Read More

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Nazarbayev University School of Humanities and Social Sciences hosted an international conference on multi-religious coexistence in the Russian Empire

October 12, 2018

The Department of History, Philosophy and Religious Studies in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Nazarbayev University hosted an international conference “Religious [In]Tolerance in the Russian Empire” in cooperation with Lev Gumilov Eurasian National University… Read More

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A Major SHSS Interdisciplinary Project to Create an Electronic Atlas of Kazakhstan’s Sacred Places Has Begun

September 3, 2018

In May of this year, the project “Investment potential of the sacred geography of Kazakhstan: geospace monitoring, IT technology and historical-cultural analysis in the production of an electronic atlas of the Republic” led by Nikolay Tsyrempilov, Associate… Read More

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19th International Conference on Turkish Linguistics first time in Central Asia

August 25, 2018

The School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Nazarbayev University hosted the 19th International Conference on Turkish Linguistics from Friday, August 17, 2018 through Sunday, August 19, 2018 under the supervision of Professor Uli Schamiloglu This conference,… Read More

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Dr. Jean-François Caron has published two books

August 22, 2018

SHSS Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science and International Relations, Dr. Jean-François Caron, has recently published two books respectively entitled ‘’A Theory of the Super Soldier : The Morality of Capacity-Increasing Technologies in the… Read More

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SHSS graduates received their diplomas

June 3, 2018

On the 1st and 2nd of June 2018, the School of Humanities and Social Sciences graduated its 4th cohort of students. The ceremony started with a speech from Nazarbayev University’s (NU) President – Mr Shigeo Katsu, who, being proud… Read More

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Grand opening of the Summer School in Russian and Eurasian Studies took place at Nazarbayev University

May 30, 2018

On May 28th, 2018 the grand opening of the Summer School in Russian and Eurasian Studies took place at Nazarbayev University. The administration of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, including the Provost of the University -… Read More

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Professor İlber Ortaylı Talk on the Turkic World and Current Issues in Turkology on the 26 April 2018

April 28, 2018

Professor İlber Ortaylı gave a lecture on “The Turkic World and Current Issues in Turkology” on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 3:00 PM in the Green Hall at Nazarbayev University. The talk was sponsored jointly by the… Read More

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SHSS Awards 2018

April 27, 2018

On April 25, 2018 SHSS had held an annual student awards ceremony to recognise and celebrate the outstanding results, performance and progress the students of SHSS have achieved during the academic year. The Dean of the School announced such categories… Read More

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Undergraduate Student Conference by Sociology and Anthropology Department

April 16, 2018

On Saturday, April 7th, 2018, the Department of Sociology and Anthropology held its first annual undergraduate capstone conference.  The capstone conference was a culmination of a year-long capstone course that has allowed our ten graduating fourth-year students… Read More