Event Videos

Jan
31
Friday, January 31, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
1501 International Affairs Building (420 West 118 St, 15th Floor)
Please join us to celebrate the life and career of Mark L. von Hagen, Director of the Harriman Institute from 1995 to 2001. Click here to view a video recording of the event.
A Tribute to Mark L. von Hagen Event Video
Jan
23
Thursday, January 23, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
60 Fifth Avenue, Room 150 (New York University)
Join us for the second meeting of the 2019-2020 New York Russia Public Policy Seminar, a forum co-hosted by the Harriman Institute and New York University’s Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. As the United States enters the next phase of the impeachment process, join our panel of experts as they consider what this means for Ukraine, Ukraine’s relations with Russia, and Russia and Ukraine’s relations with the U.S. moving forward. Registration is required.
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Nov
12
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
6:00pm
Davis Auditorium (Shapiro Center/CEPSR 4th floor, 530 West 120th Street)
Join us for the first meeting of the 2019-2020 New York Russia Public Policy Seminar, a forum co-hosted by the Harriman Institute and New York University's Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia, as we examine how U.S. foreign policy towards Russia is likely to be approached by a future Democratic administration. Our panel will include current policy advisors to leading Democratic Primary candidates, as well as former political appointees with extensive experience with Russian relations. Click here to view a video recording of the event.
Thinking About a Future Russia Policy Event Video
Apr
26
Friday, April 26, 2019
8:00pm (Doors 6:00pm)
City Winery NYC (155 Varick Street)

Please join us for the 9th annual Chekhov Variety Show, NYC’s longest-running annual celebration of Anton Chekhov’s birthday. 

“Heroes are as necessary as the sun.”

—Anton Chekhov

Apr
2
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
9:00am - 4:30pm
World Room, Pulitzer Hall

On April 2, 2019, the Harriman Institute convened the New Directions in Anti-Kleptocracy Forum, an invitational event bringing together leading experts on anti-corruption enforcement, kleptocracy in the art market, and the investigation of oligarchs. Note: only the first and third panels were filmed. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to view the videos.

Panel I: Expanding the Anti-Corruption Enforcement Paradigm
Panel III: Challenges of Investigating and Researching Oligarchs
Feb
1
Friday, February 1, 2019
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a conference held by the Harriman Institute's Program on U.S.-Russia Relations. This event is supported by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York. It is part of our Russian Studies & Policy event series.

Please note: the conference will be video-recorded for later posting on the Harriman Institute website.

Conference Video Part 1
Conference Video Part 2
Jan
24
Thursday, January 24, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
1512 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St, 15th floor)
Please join the Harriman Institute and New York University’s Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia for a panel discussion examining the Kremlin’s recent attempts at reforming the pension system in Russia. This event is supported by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York. It is part of our Russian Studies & Policy event series. Panelists include: Kristy Ironside, Assistant Professor in History and Classical Studies at McGill University; Katerina Tertytchnaya, Lecturer in Comparative Politics in the Department of Political Science at University College London; Andrei Kolesnikov, Senior Fellow and Chair of the Russian Domestic Politics and Political Institutions Program at the Carnegie Moscow Center; moderated by Alexander Cooley, Director of the Harriman Institute, Columbia University.
Remaking the Social Contract? Event Video
Oct
29
Monday, October 29, 2018

In October 2018 we celebrated the launch of our ongoing project, Cold Wars and the Academy: An Oral History on Russian and Eurasian Studies, with a panel discussion about the past, present, and future intellectual role of the Harriman Institute.  Watch it on video.

Oral History Project Unveil Video
Jun
14
Thursday, June 14, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Grande Salle, Columbia Global Center in Paris, Reid Hall
In celebration of the Harriman Institute's recently-completed oral history project in collaboration with the Interdisciplinary Center for Innovative Theory and Empirics (INCITE) and Columbia’s Center for Oral History Research, the Harriman Institute and Columbia Global Centers Paris invite you to a panel discussion about deteriorating Russian-Western relations, and the role of area studies in forming Western policy toward Russia. Event will take place in Paris.
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May
9
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Teatro, Italian Academy (2nd Floor, 1161 Amsterdam Ave)
Please join The Harriman Institute and New York University’s Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia for a debate between Stephen F. Cohen (Professor Emeritus of Russian Studies at New York University and Professor Emeritus of Politics at Princeton University) and Michael McFaul (Professor, Department of Political Science, Stanford University) on “The New U.S.-Russian Cold War: Who is to Blame?" REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.
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