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Nazarbayev University held an international conference dedicated to 100 years of October revolution

November 6, 2017

On the eve of the 100th anniversary of October Revolution of 1917, scientific conferences dedicated to this epoch-making event were being held around the world. The leaders in organizing the highest number of conferences and seminars devoted… Read More

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“Actual problems of Kazakh language and Turkic studies: spiritual modernization in the 21st century” conference

October 29, 2017

The department of Kazakh language and Turkic studies, School of Humanities and Social Sciences held an international scientific and practical conference “Actual problems of Kazakh language and Turkic studies: spiritual modernization in the 21st century” on the… Read More

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Student orientation for 2017 academic year

September 7, 2017

This year orientation days took place on   August 28th for undergraduate students and September 4th for graduate students. As usual, these events contained a lot of information about the upcoming student life, how to make the most out… Read More

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Professors go on an archaeological survey to the Altay region

August 21, 2017

Professors Reed Coil and Gabriel McGuire joined with former SHSS professor Zachary Cofran to carry out a joint ethnographic and archaeological survey of the Altay region of eastern Kazakhstan this summer. The team spent two weeks in… Read More

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Actual problems of the Kazakh language and Turkology: Spiritual modernization in the 21st century

June 21, 2017

The School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Nazarbayev University invites you to take part in the International Scientific and Practical Conference “Actual problems of the Kazakh language and Turkology: Spiritual modernization in the 21st century” October… Read More

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PSIR professor Dr. Neill Collins: “EXPO – goals, tasks and meaning”

June 20, 2017

Just a couple of days prior to the commencement of EXPO, one could notice a lot of work and excitement going on in the city. Scores of delegates from other countries have been arriving to set up… Read More

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MAPSIR Student Has Been Invited to the United Nations to talk about Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions!

June 20, 2017

Jamilya Nurkanova, MAPSIR student at the SHSS, Nazarbayev University, has been invited to speak in the General Assembly Hall at the United Nations and present Action Plan related to the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…. Read More

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

June 14, 2017

On May 29th, 2017, the grand opening of the Summer School of Russian and Eurasian Studies took place at Nazarbayev University. The heads of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences congratulated students with their arrival to… Read More

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SHSS Graduation 2017

June 6, 2017

On May 27th, 2017, SHSS released its 3rd cohort of graduates. Nothing could spoil the spirit and mood of the soon-to-be professionals on that rainy and gloomy day. The ceremony started with Nazarbayev University’s (NU) President -… Read More

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SHSS Student Awards 2017

May 23, 2017

On May 2, 2017 SHSS held an annual student awards ceremony to recognise and celebrate the outstanding contribution that SHSS students have made during the 2016-2017 academic year to the NU community. Apart from announcing the studentaward-holders, the Dean Dr. Daniel Pugh has… Read More