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The Results of Russia’s 2021 Parliamentary Elections: How Should We Understand Them?

The Results of Russia’s 2021 Parliamentary Elections: How Should We Understand Them?

Cold Wars and the Academy

An oral history project documenting the Institute's role in area studies and academia and its influence on the making of U.S. foreign policy towards the Soviet Union, Russia, and Eurasia.

Climate Week NYC: Erin Brousseau (MARS-REERS ’20) on Her Work in Energy Resilience

Climate Week NYC: Erin Brousseau (MARS-REERS ’20) on Her Work in Energy Resilience

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Harriman Institute at 75

Celebrating 75 years of Russian, Eurasian, and East European Studies at Columbia University.

The oldest and leading U.S. academic institution in Russian, Eurasian and East European studies

Harriman Institute at 75

Celebrating 75 years of Russian, Eurasian, and East European Studies at Columbia University.

Cold Wars and the Academy

An oral history project documenting the Institute's role in area studies and academia and its influence on the making of U.S. foreign policy towards the Soviet Union, Russia, and Eurasia.

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The Harriman Institute offers a number of programs for students interested in Russia, Eurasia, and Eastern Europe, including a Master of Arts in Regional Studies (MARS-REERS) through the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. The MARS-REERS degree program focuses on a multidisciplinary approach to the study of contemporary Russia, Eurasia, and Eastern Europe.

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3 Questions with Bradley Gorski (Ph.D., Slavic Department, ’18)

3 Questions with Bradley Gorski (Ph.D., Slavic Department, ’18)

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The Harriman Institute sponsors courses across departments and disciplines every semester. Review these as you make decisions and plans to study our region at Columbia.

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Through a rigorous application and selection process, each academic year, the Harriman Institute awards an abundance of student funding to cover partial or full tuition, stipends, research travel, language study, and internship support for Columbia University students studying our region.

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A program for current Columbia students in their junior or senior undergraduate year looking to complete an MA of Russian, Eurasian, and Eastern European Studies.

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