Spring 2017

Spring 2017

Dear Colleagues and Friends: It is hard to believe that a full academic year has passed since I began my term as director of the Slavic Center—and it has been a highly rewarding experience. I am…
The Center for Slavic and East European Studies was proud to host the Midwest Slavic Conference for the fourteenth year in a row on the campus of Ohio State, Friday,…
The Slovene Research Initiative (SRI) had a busy spring semester, conducting its annual faculty exchange call for applications, as well as holding its yearly lecture. SRI is excited to announce that…
The Center for Slavic and East European Studies organized five lectures and a film screening during the spring semester. Please read Polish Studies Initiative Updates…
Film Screening of the Documentary The Return The Polish Studies Initiative (PSI) hosted filmmaker Adam Zucker in Columbus on January 18 for a screening of his most recent documentary, The Return.…
February 10–May 21, 2017 The Columbus Museum of Art is hosting an exhibit highlighting works of Czech theatre artists and designers. “Shakespeare in Prague: Imagining…
On Friday, February 3, CSEES hosted 60 Granville high school seniors to assist the students with their capstone research project. Each of the high school students had…
By Kathryn Metz In February 2017, I had the opportunity to travel to Szeged, Hungary and participate in a job shadowing exchange program that involved participants from Spain, Italy…
Across the state of Ohio, numerous colleges and universities teach the Russian language, and several secondary schools do as well. To help highlight these programs and…
The annual Midwest Slavic Conference Teacher Training workshop was held on Saturday, April 8 in Mendenhall Laboratory and was open to pre-service and in-service Ohio K…
Amelia Smith is a fourth-year French and Russian student at Ohio State who spent last summer studying abroad in Kyrgyzstan with the Foreign Language and Area Studies…
CSEES wishes to congratulate the following students for graduating in spring semester: Justin Ciucevich completed the MA in Slavic and East European Studies. He worked…
Angela Brintlinger (Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures) published “Biography as an Oratorical Genre” in AvtobiografiЯ: Journal on Life Writing and the…