Spring 2015

Spring 2015

Written by Anthony A. Adame, outreach coordinator and Megan Kupka, CSEES intern The Midwest Slavic Conference (MWSC), held at The Ohio State University March 13-15, was organized by the Midwest…
Dear Colleagues, Students, Alumni and Friends of Slavic, Now that the euphoria of the successful Title VI competition is over, the hard work has begun. Our first year of the cycle was dedicated to…
By Maureen Miller, director of communications, Office of International Affairs A collaborative effort between The Ohio State University; the Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC); and the…
By Lauren Post, graduate student, Center for Slavic and East European Studies During the summer of 2014, I interned at the Kino Lab at the Center for Contemporary Arts, located at Ujazdow Castle in…
By Karolina Chimchenko, graduate student, Center for Slavic and East European Studies In September 2014, I had the honor of interning at the Lech Walesa Institute, a human rights nongovernmental…
By Eric Connelly, Ohio State alumnus 2014 Since graduating from The Ohio State University last year, my life has been somewhat of a whirlwind. I am currently on…
The Center for Slavic and East European Studies is proud to announce that five students are graduating spring semester with a Masters of Arts in Slavic and East…
By Will Bezbatchenko and Carrie Ann Morgan, graduate students, Center for Slavic and East European Studies Each year, the Center for Slavic and East European Studies…
The Center for Slavic and East European Studies awarded Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships for summer 2015 to the following three students: Rebecca Bostock-Holtzman will be…
By Eileen Kunkler, assistant director, Center for Slavic and East European Studies In March, Center for Slavic and East European Studies (CSEES) staff attended a Title…
Anthony Adame joined the Center for Slavic and East European Studies as its outreach coordinator in early February. Anthony graduated with a Masters of Arts in Slavic…
By Anthony A. Adame, outreach coordinator, Center for Slavic and East European Studies In March, the Center for Slavic and East European Studies (CSEES) organized one of its largest teacher training…
By Anthony A. Adame, outreach coordinator, Center for Slavic and East European Studies On Saturday, February 28, ten Ohio State undergraduates made the early morning…
By Anthony A. Adame, outreach coordinator, Center for Slavic and East European Studies High school students from Toledo and Cincinnati visited The Ohio State University on Saturday, March 21 to…
By Maryann Walther-Keisel, office coordinator, Center for Slavic and East European Studies The Center for Slavic and East European Studies has purchased several films since December and two films…
Nick Breyfogle published “At the Watershed: 1958 and the Beginnings of Lake Baikal Environmentalism” in Slavonic and East European Review 93, no. 1 (2015) and “‘Another Voice from God’: An Orthodox…
Marta Kolczynska, a PhD student in the Department of Sociology, published “Representation of Southeast European Countries in International Survey Projects: Assessing Data Quality,” in Ask: Research…
By Daria Safronova-Simeonoff, PhD candidate, Department of Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures Blessed are those rare people who have a happy dwelling…
The College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences’ (CFAES) Office of International Programs in Agriculture (IPA), in collaboration with Professors Stan…
By Peter Jan Tunkis, PhD candidate, Department of Political Science and visiting Fulbright-Hays Scholar at IFiS-PAN As a Fulbright-Hays fellow this year, I have been…
By Anthony A. Adame, outreach coordinator, Center for Slavic and East European Studies The Polish Studies Initiative (PSI) is pleased to announce its winners of the 2015 PSI Grant and Scholarship…
By Daniel Pratt, visiting assistant professor, Department of Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures In January, we were fortunate enough to hold a month of…
By Anthony A. Adame, outreach coordinator, Center for Slavic and East European Studies On Thursday, April 9, the Polish Studies Initiative (PSI) coordinated a lecture by visiting scholar Tomasz…