Notable Alumni: Russia

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Corporate Finance Specialist from Russia Vyacheslav Kotov ’99

‘I needed to be more flexible than most other teenagers.’ Vyacheslav Kotov ’99 Moscow, Russia/Shoreline, WA Education: Master’s Degree in Economics from the Higher School of Economics (Russia), MBA from […]

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The Stanford U.S.-Russia Forum through the Eyes of Two FLEX Alumnae

Learn more about the Stanford U.S.-Russia Forum and how to apply at http://www.bradleyherald.org/opportunities/other/. Liya Khalikova ’10 (Kazan. Russia/Leland, MI): Education: BA in Political Science from the Higher School of Economics […]

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An Interview with Anna Yuryeva ’15 on Bringing Green Technologies to Russia

I’d like to work in the field of International Development in Russia. I hope to create my own organization that will educate farmers, help them to introduce sustainable technologies and […]

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Yulia Simonova ’02 ‘Every Student with a Disability Must Have Choices’

I remember that my flight to the U.S. was on Friday 13 – I was trembling – it was the first time that I had ever been in an airplane.  […]

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Yekaterina Kuznetsova ’07 around the World as a Freelance Journalist

Becoming a FLEX alumna/us opens a lot of doors. The FLEX program is not just about learning about American culture or improving your English; it is about meeting incredibly talented […]

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Business Leader Sergey Kulyagin ‘97: ‘International experience got me through the door – endless curiosity helped me grow.’

‘FLEX was the springboard experience of my life. It exposed me to the side of my personality which I wouldn’t have discovered otherwise – it taught me the importance of […]

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Anna Safronova ’09 My Dream City Movement

‘Don’t be shy about engaging people outside of the FLEX community in your social projects as the strength of each network is in the impact it has on the community. […]

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Mariya Netayeva ’02 Promoting Social Entrepreneurship in Russia

Mariya Netayeva ’02 Tomsk, Russia / Sand Springs, OK Education: Degree in Foreign Language Teaching and Translation/Interpreting from Tomsk State University (2007), Executive MBA from Hult International Business School (2014) Maria Netaeva […]

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FLEX Alumna Anastasia Osminina ’08 participant at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2014

Anastasia Osminina ’08 (Vologda, Russia/Blue Springs, MO)  will join over 3000 entrepreneurs, together with heads of state including U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, high level government officials, global entrepreneurs, small […]

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Yulia (Mokshina) Sushkova ’95 (Saransk, Russia): Professor, Writer and Radio Show Presenter

Yulia (Mokshina) Sushkova ‘95 Saransk, Russia / Naples, Florida Education: Law Degree in 2001, PhD (2003) and Doctoral Degree (2009) in Ethnology and Anthropology from Ogarev Mordovia State University Profile […]

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