20th of JanuaryA delegation from the Korean Embassy in the Russian Federation visited NRU HSE Nizhny Novgorod. The delegation consisted of the Minister for Political Questions to the Embassy, Mister Ha Te Yok, the Advisor and Consul-General Mister Kim Se-un, the Police Attaché, Mister Li Jon Chol, and also the Deputy Director of the Korean Cultural Centre, Chon Chan Yun. These distinguished guests were met by the Deputy Directors of the Nizhny Novgorod HSE, Natalia Gronskaya and Sergei Malkov.
On January 19 South Korea Day was held at Higher School of Economics-Nizhny Novgorod. Attaché for education of Southern Korean embassy in the Russian Federation Mr. Chon Chan Yoon was the honorable guest of the event.
A photo exhibition ‘Faces of War’, dedicated to the 70th anniversary of World War II has opened at HSE – Nizhny Novgorod. The exhibition includes about 200 unique photographs from private collections and various archives in the USA, Germany and the USSR, showing the battle scenes from the European, Eastern, African and Pacific theatres of war.
Panos M. Pardalos, the Academic Supervisor of the LATNA Laboratory, Laboratory of Algorithms and Technologies for Networks Analysis (HSE Branch in Nizhny Novgorod), the Distinguished professor of the University of Florida, has been awarded the 2013 Euro Gold Medal prize, bestowed by the Association for European Operational Research Societies for his outstanding contribution to the science development.