News Archive

Friday, October 5, 2018
Lincoln Mitchell (Adjunct Associate Research Scholar) and Tinatin Japaridze (Harriman MARS student) published an op-ed in the Moscow Times, titled "Trump Has Cleared the Way for Russian 'Hacktivities.'"
Friday, October 5, 2018
Rhiannon Dowling (Harriman Postdoctoral Research Fellow) has been awarded the Robert C. Tucker/Stephen F. Cohen Dissertation prize for her dissertation “Brezhnev’s War on Crime: The Criminal in Soviet Society, 1963-1984,” defended at University of California, Berkeley (May 2017).
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Yuri Shevchuk (Lecturer in Ukrainian and founding member of the Ukrainian Film Club at Columbia University) has been elected to membership of the Ukrainian Film Academy.
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Lincoln Mitchell (Adjunct Associate Research Scholar) and Tinatin Japaridze (Harriman MARS student) published an op-ed in the Moscow Times, titled "When the Russian Dog Finally Caught up With the American Car" (Sept. 26, 2018).
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Tanya Domi (International and Public Affairs) addressed U.S. sanctions placed on Nikolic Spiro, a Bosnian Serb politician, for Aljazeera Balkans (12 September 2018).
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Stephen Sander-Faes (István Deák Visiting Professor) is the author of “To avoid the costs of litigation, the parties compromise…”: Crime, Extrajudicial Settlement, and Punishment in Venetian Dalmatia, c. 1550’, in Venezia e il suo Stato da mar: Atti del convegno internazionale, Venezia, 9-11 marzo 2017/Venice and its Stato da mar: Proceedings of the International Congress, Venice, 9-11 March 2017, ed. Bruno Crevato-Selvaggio (Rome: Società Dalmata di Storia Patria, 2018).
Sunday, September 16, 2018
Richard Wortman, James Bryce Professor Emeritus of European Legal History, is interviewed for a podcast on Sean's Russia Blog, entitled "The Russian Monarchy's Scenarios of Power."
Sunday, September 9, 2018
The Central Eurasian Studies Society (CESS) and the Harriman Institute, Columbia University, are delighted to announce the renaming of the CESS Lifetime Service to the Field Award in honor of the late scholar of Central Asia, Professor Edward Allworth (1920-2016).
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Yuri Shevchuk (Lecturer, Department of Slavic Languages) published a detailed analysis and critique of the new project on Ukrainian orthography (spelling rules) prepared for public discussion by the Education and Science Ministry of Ukraine. You can read his analysis in Ukrainian on Radio Liberty.
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Daniel Petrick (MARS-REERS '20) student, spent the summer in Prizren, Kosovo and published a piece with BalkanInsight about a small family boza business.