Events

DATE:
Wednesday, October 25
TIME:
3:00 pm
LOCATION:
4209 Posvar Hall

Have you considered graduate school abroad? Learn the pros and cons and the tips and tricks to successfully apply for graduate programs abroad. Discuss ways to tailor your applications with admissions councilors and members of admissions committees.

DATE:
Wednesday, October 25
TIME:
5:00 pm
LOCATION:
4130 Wesley W. Posvar Hall

Grace Kennan Warnecke will speak on her recently completed memoir "Daughter of the Cold War." Daughter of the leading Cold War strategist George Kennan, Grace Kennan Warnecke has had a lifelong association with Russia and the former Soviet Union. She currently serves as...

DATE:
Thursday, October 26
TIME:
12:00 pm
LOCATION:
4130 Wesley W. Posvar Hall

It is a sensation in the midst of the Cold War. Stalin's daughter Svetlana Alliluyeva flees to the West. During her childhood in the center of power, she was Joseph Stalin's favorite child. But death and violence overshadow her life. Her mother and brother die, relatives...

DATE:
Friday, October 27
TIME:
5:00 pm
LOCATION:
Greensburg Room, Administration Building, Seton Hill University

Faculty, graduate students, K-16 educators and librarians are invited to attend the CERIS fall 2017 complimentary dinner and book discussion. The discussion will be facilitated by Rachel Sternfeld, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Indiana University of...

DATE:
Sunday, October 29
TIME:
12:00 pm
LOCATION:
Commons Room Cathedral of Learning

Celebration of Slavic Culture with food, performances, and more!

DATE:
Thursday, November 2
TIME:
(All day)
LOCATION:

Join the European Studies Center to UNC to learn about graduate studies abroad at Trans-Atlantic University. Contact slund@pitt.edu for more information.

DATE:
Tuesday, November 7
TIME:
5:00 pm
LOCATION:
4130 Wesley W. Posvar Hall

The longtime home of the Soviet nuclear program, the Chelyabinsk region contains beautiful lakes, shuttered factories, mysterious closed cities, and some of the most polluted places on earth. Based on her recent book Putin Country (Farrar, Straus&Giroux, 2016),...

DATE:
Thursday, November 9
TIME:
4:00 pm
LOCATION:
4217 Posvar Hall
DATE:
Friday, November 10
TIME:
(All day)
LOCATION:
GSC

Career path discussions, insights on working overseas, & more!

DATE:
Wednesday, November 15
TIME:
12:00 pm
LOCATION:
4130 Wesley W. Posvar Hall

With the Russian conquest of Central Asia, new techniques were introduced in the region- one of them was photography. Being a medium of modernity it was responsible for the establishment of a new visual culture, the overcoming of space and new feeling of time. Especially...

DATE:
Friday, November 17
TIME:
(All day)
LOCATION:

Join the Asian Studies Center at the largest career fair for Japanese-English bilinguals in Boston. Contact rookoepsel@pitt.edu for information.

DATE:
Thursday, February 8
TIME:
4:00 pm
LOCATION:
Location to be announced
DATE:
Friday, February 23
TIME:
8:00 am
LOCATION:
TBA

The inland rivers of Central Eurasia intersect vast regions, sustain diverse communities, and inform social identities. This symposium will explore how efforts to control and exploit the various potentials of these waterways reflect economic, political, and cultural...

DATE:
Friday, April 13
TIME:
(All day)
LOCATION:
Location to be announced

The European and Eurasian Undergraduate Research Symposium is an annual event designed to provide undergraduate students, from the University of Pittsburgh and other colleges and universities, with advanced research experiences and opportunities to develop presentation...