News Archive

Thursday, January 16, 2020
Daniel Petrick (MARS '20) writes for Balkaninsight.com about Serbs who have returned to live in Prizren, Kosovo after fleeing at the end of the war in 1999.
Thursday, January 16, 2020
Timothy M. Frye discusses the resignation of the Russian government, headed by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, in the Washington Post's "Monkey Cage" blog. Read the article.
Thursday, January 16, 2020
Kimberly Marten's (Professor and Chair of the Political Science Department, Barnard College) discussed the Wagtner Group and Russian private military contractors on the Defense One podcast. Listen to the episode or read the transcript.
Thursday, January 9, 2020
Mark Mazower (Ira D. Wallach Professor of World Order Studies; Director, Columbia Institute for Ideas and Imagination) reviews Julian Jackson's new biography of de Gaulle for the New York Review of Books (Jan. 16, 2020).
Thursday, January 9, 2020
We are pleased to announce that our BA/MA candidate Mariya Chukhnova (MARS-REERS ’20) received a Davis Fellowship from Columbia’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.
Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Alexander Cooley's forthcoming book, Exit from Hegemony, was mentioned in the Financial Times "2020 visions: the year ahead in books."
Monday, January 6, 2020
"While conducting my research I realized that though the Soviet war on crime started with Khrushchev, it became a grassroots effort in some ways." Read more.
Thursday, December 19, 2019
"My central question is: What makes a successful asylum application in New York City for a Russian LGBT person, and how has that changed since Trump’s election?" Read more.
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Kimberly Marten discusses Russia's efforts to disrupt democratic development and UN activities in Africa in the Washington Quarterly.
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Learn more about our Master's in Russian, Eurasian, and Eastern European Studies in our new video. Apply by January 11, 2020 for fall admission.