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Language Pedagogy, Research & Proficiency Testing Workshop & CfP

The Duke Slavic and Eurasian Language Resource Center will host a summer workshop from July 23 to July 25, 2018 on Language Pedagogy, Research & Proficiency Testing, and is pleased to call for papers by interested scholars, graduate students, and professionals on workshop-related topics and that focus on teaching/learning ANY language.


Workshop topics have included, but are not limited to:

Facets Cinematheque Lichožrouti Film Screening

The Facets Cinematheque (1517 W Fullerton Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614 - Lincoln Park) organizes a special private movie screening for the TGM students and friends of all ages on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 11 AM.


CISSR Dissertation Fellowships

The Center for International Social Science Research (CISSR) is currently accepting applications for their Dissertation Fellowships, which are open to all advanced PhD students in the Division of the Social Sciences, and for Graduate Student Travel Grants, open to all Masters students in the Division of the Social Sciences. The details for the fellowship and the grant can be found at cissr.uchicago.edu.


2018–2019 Postdoctoral Fellowships

2018–2019 Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: January 10, 2018
More information here.


Online info session (register by writing to dcpdoc@fas.harvard.edu):

Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at 12 p.m. EST


Sheila Fitzpatrick at TAMEW

Please join the Transnational Approaches to Modern Europe Workshop on Wednesday, November 29, 5pm, for our final session of the fall quarter. In conjunction with the Interdisciplinary Approaches to Russia, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia (REECA) workshop, we are exited to welcome Sheila Fitzpatrick, Bernadotte E. Schmitt Distinguished Service Professor Emerita at the University of Chicago.

The Medicine and Its Objects Workshop: Natalja Czarnecki

The Medicine and Its Objects Workshop presents: 

Natalja Czarnecki (Anthropology)

Something in the Way He Says ‘Babushka Production’: Managerial Experts, Sincere Regulation, and Food Safety Reform in Post-Soviet Tbilisi, Georgia

​Wednesday, November 22, 4:30-6:00pm. Rosenwald 329


with opening comments by

Eugene Raikhel (Comparative Human Development)


Lithuanian Straw Christmas Ornament Workshop

Learn how to create beautiful Lithuanian straw Christmas ornaments at this year’s Straw Christmas Ornament Workshop at the Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture. Instead of the traditional threaded ornaments–wherein straws are threaded with string to make intricate 3-dimensional designs–instructors Donatas and Kathy Astras will teach how to score and flatten shafts of wheat straw to make wheat straw applique ornaments (see photo above).

PATHS Student Advisory Council

PATHS Student Advisory Council
Deadline to Apply: Wednesday, November 22


Call for Papers: Constructivist Criticism Workshop

Call for Papers: Constructivist Criticism Workshop

Jan 19, 2018, University of Pennsylvania
3-6 PM, College Hall 209


A colloquium for graduate students in social sciences and humanities, studying Russia, Eastern Europe, Central Asia, and the Caucasus to present works in progress.



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