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New Journalism Fellowship at the Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting

ILLINOIS HUMANITIES AND THE MIDWEST CENTER FOR INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING

 

The Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting (MCIR) is an independent, nonprofit newsroom covering agribusiness, Big Ag and related issues through investigative, enterprise and data-driven reporting. Illinois Humanities is a private 501(c)(3) state-level affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, and works to build dialogue across all sectors of society to examine issues important to democracy in strategically selected topical focus areas.

 

Oxford University International Politics Summer School

Democracy and Authoritarianism in Russia and the Former Soviet Union

 

This course examines the ever-evolving political developments in the former Soviet Union from the collapse of communism to the present day. Among the dominant themes running throughout the course will be the extent to which developments since the Soviet collapse reflect basic continuities in politics as well as radical change. The focus will be on the non-EU countries of the former Soviet Union. It addresses the key questions that have dominated politics in this region over the last two decades:

Fulbright-Hays Fellowships Available for Russian and Persian language study

Fulbright-Hays Fellowship funding is still available for fall and academic year intensive language immersion programs. Each scholarship is in the amount of $7,000. Those who wish to be considered for Fulbright-Hays funding should submit applications no later than Wednesday, March 15th for the following programs:

Festival de la Francophonie: Russie

Festival de la Francophonie: Russie
Gourmets, Exiles and Philosophers

 

Tuesday, March 14 at 6:30 p.m.
54 W. Chicago Ave
In English
Free admission

Russia’s affinity for all things French dates back to the 18th century.

 

Peter the Great employed French architects, engineers and artists to build St. Petersburg, while Catherine the Great entered into correspondence with the greatest French thinkers of her day, including Voltaire and Diderot.

 

UIMA's 45th Anniversary Banquet

YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED

TO CELEBRATE THE 45th ANNIVERSARY OF

UKRAINIAN INSTITUTE OF MODERN ART IN CHICAGO

 

Saturday, March 25, 5:30pm

 

 

UKRAINIAN INSTITUTE OF MODERN ART
2320 W CHICAGO AVE, CHICAGO IL 60622

 

Summer Institute on Slavic and Eurasian Language Pedagogy, Research, and Testing

Summer Institute on Slavic and Eurasian Language Pedagogy, Research and Testing

 

Session 1 (July 12-14)—Acquisition, Techniques, and Technologies

Session 2 (July 14-16)—Russian Proficiency Testing

 

The Duke Slavic and Eurasian Language Resource Center will host a summer institute from July 12-16 for instructors (K-12 and university faculty) and language program coordinators in Slavic and Eurasian languages.

 

CESSI Hiring Language Instructors for Summer 2017

Kazakh, Tajik, and Uzbek instructors are needed for the Central Eurasian Studies Summer Institute (CESSI) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. This would be a nine-week, terminal appointment, from June 12 to August 11, 2017. More details can be found on the Jobs at UW announcement. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled, but to ensure consideration, applicants should submit all materials by March 30, 2017.

 

Female cartoonists and feminist satire in Turkey, Turkish Circle

Türkiye'de kadın karikatüristler ve feminist mizah

(Female cartoonists and feminist satire in Turkey)

 

A talk (in Turkish) by Ekin Enacar

 

March 8, 2017

Pick 218 at 4:30

ESL Internship at Bard Smolny

The Institute for International Liberal Education at Bard College and the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences (Smolny College) seek a former Bard-Smolny participant to join us for the summer and academic school year for a unique opportunity. This  position consists of two distinct parts: in August, the ESL intern will come to Bard’s campus in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, to assist with the four-week Bard English Summer Language Intensive (BESLI) program for Smolny students, then in September, she/he will fly to St. Petersburg to provide ESL assistance for the Smolny academic year.

Nowruz celebration

The Persian Circle and the Islamic Studies workshop would like to invite you to the last event of this quarter:
 

Nowruz
نوروز

 

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