The second seminar on network analysis was held at the Laboratory on March, 18, 2011.
SESL has launched an intensive preparatory course on network analysis before the visit of prominent scholars in this field from the University of Groningen. The classes are held every Friday since March, 11 at 15-00.
Valeria Ivanushina and Ksenia Tenisheva have participated in academic and practical conference dedicated to professor Kryshtanovsky at HSE (Moscow).
The Laboratory Has Published a Brochure “Children from Migrant Families at Schools of St. Petersburg”
A new brochure about migrant children in St.Petersburg was published in the Laboratory.
SESL has launched a series of master-classes for upgrading computer competence. Two of them were carried out on 25 and 28 of March and focused on computer graphics and graphic editors.
On February, 2 – 4 the conference «Youth (Sub) cultures in Changing Societies» was held in Tallinn, Estonia. It was devoted to research of youth from different points of view. The University of Tallinn organized the conference. The junior researcher of laboratory, Ekaterina Kuldina tells about conference and her report.
A unique research project of ethnic groups in social networks has been started several months ago in SESL. This project is of special interest as the research group consists of initiative students from the department of sociology. Moreover, these students are experts in ethnic issues to some extent as they belong to ethnic groups.
Evgeny Kochkin about the conference ”Global Conclave of Young Scholars of Indian Education" in Delhi
On January 28, 2011 Evgeny Kochkin presented his paper at the conference "Global Conclave of Young Scholars of Indian Education". The conference was held in Delhi on January 27-29, 2011.
On the 26th of November our laboratory celebrated the 3rd birthday. The abbreviation of the laboratory’s title is translated in English as “an elephant”. That is why the elephant has become our “totemic animal” and we collect all the possible images of it.