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Slavic Colloquium, Andrei Gornykh, "Humanities in the "Posthistorical" University," Nov. 12, 2014

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 4:306:00 p.m.

Foster Hall, Room 103
1130 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL


Humanities in the “Posthistorical” University

Andrei Gornykh, European Humanities University (Lithuania), Mellon Visiting Professor

Serbian Film Festival Chicago 2014, Dec. 5-7, 2014

Dear friends of Serbian film,


Join us next weekend, December 5-7, for the Chicago Serbian Filmfest at Muvico Rosemont 18! Three evenings, six movies, countless memorable moments.


SSD Student Research Conference, Nov. 21, 2014

November 21, 8:30am - 3:00pm, Ida Noyes Hall, East Lounge



The Student Research Conference showcase the breadth and diversity of the research projects undertaken by doctoral students in the Division of the Social Sciences. Join us for a day of exciting short presentations, as recipients of divisional research grants gather in Ida Noyes Hall to present the results of the research funded by their grants.



8:30 - 9:00: Breakfast (East Lounge)

Central Europe/Modern Europe Workshop, Edith Sheffer, "Fascist Psychiatry: Social Spirit and the Idea of Autism," Nov. 12, 2014

The Central Europe Workshop in conjunction with the Transnational Approaches to Modern Europe workshop is delighted to welcome 


Edith Sheffer 

(Assistant Professor of Modern European History, Stanford University)


"Fascist Psychiatry: Social Spirit and the Idea of Autism."


12 November

John Hope Franklin Room (Social Science 224) from 5:00-6:30pm

"Outside of Russia" Conference, UPenn, March 19-20, 2015

Outside of Russia

Friday, March 19-20, 2015

University of Pennsylvania

Keynote Speaker: Thomas Lahusen (University of Toronto)


“The Russian sufferer of history, whose appearance in our society, uprooted from among the people, was a historic necessity…These homeless Russian wanderers are wandering still, and the time will be long before they disappear.”

Lenore Grenoble at NEIU Linguistics Colloquium, Nov. 17, 2014


Please join us for our first colloquium of the Fall 2014 semester. On Monday, November 17, 2014, Dr. Lenore A. Grenoble (U of Chicago) will present a paper titled "Language contact in the East Slavic zone: the Russian, Ukrainian (& Belarusan) conflict." Her colloquium will be held in the Student Union-103, the Golden Eagles Room, from 6:30 PM until 7:30 PM.



Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.



Richard W. Hallett, Ph.D.

Professor of Linguistics

Northeastern Illinois University

Horowitz Foundation Social Policy Grant, deadline Jan. 31, 2015

Horowitz Foundation Social Policy Grant
Deadline: January 31
Type: Dissertation write-up stage, PhD
Eligibility: No citizenship requirements, ABD by the deadline
Fields of Study: Social sciences, professional schools

Study Abroad Opportunity: The Auschwitz Jewish Center Fellows Program; deadline Jan. 12, 2015

The Auschwitz Jewish Center Fellows Program
Deadline: January 12
Type: Study abroad, PhD, MA
Eligibility: No citizenship requirements
Fields of Study: Social sciences, humanities, divinity

The Chicago Language Symposium 2015, April 17-18, 2015

The Department of Modern Languages at DePaul University together with The Council on Language Instruction and the Multimedia Learning Center at Northwestern University, The Sandi Port Errant Language and Culture Learning Center at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and The University Language Center at the University of Chicago announce





Contexts and Language Learning:

Spring 2015 Internship, Brookings Institute, Washington, DC; applications accepted on rolling basis

Spring 2015 Internship, Center on the United States and Europe:Brookings Institution-Washington D.C.



The Center on the United States and Europe (CUSE) at Foreign Policy at Brookings is seeking a part-time Spring 2015 Intern to assist with research projects, events, and administrative and outreach activities.



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