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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Yuri Shevchuk Quoted in NY Times on the Correct Pronunciation of Kyiv

Yuri Shevchuk, Lecturer in Ukrainian, is quoted in the November 13, 2019, edition of the New York Times on the proper, Ukrainian, pronunciation of Ukraine's capital city, vs. the Russian pronunciation and spelling.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019

International Press Covers Conference on Corruption in the Western Balkans

The recent conference "New Actors and Strategies for Fighting and Investigating Corruption in the Western Balkans" (Nov. 7-8, 2019) was covered by the international press. Organizer Tanya Domi (SIPA) and HI Director Alexander Cooley were interviewed by Voice of America. The conference was also written up by Klix.ba, the biggest online media platform in Bosnia. And a write-up appeared on Deutsche Welle.
Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Student Spotlight: Nigina Khaitova (SIPA ’20)

Nigina Khaitova (SIPA ’20) was a Harriman Institute’s 2019 Civil Society Fellow. She is President of SIPA Eurasia Group and focuses on human rights, the United Nations, and East Central Europe. Read the spotlight.
Friday, November 1, 2019

Mark Andryczyk Quoted in Foreign Policy

Why three letters—and a Beatles song—trigger grammatical controversy, historical trauma, and existential crisis in Kyiv. Mark Andryczyk, Associate Research Scholar in the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute comments for an article in Foreign Policy on the geopolitics of Ukraine’s "The."
Thursday, October 31, 2019

Kimberly Marten quoted in Washington Post

Kimberly Marten, Professor and Chair of the Political Science Department at Barnard College, quoted in the Washington Post.