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"Street Art as a Medium for Political Discourse in the Post-Soviet Region"
Capstone Presentation: CERES MA Candidate Alexis Zimberg
Friday, April 27, 2012
Georgetown University, CERES Library, ICC 111
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"The Rhetoric of War: The Changing and Unchanging Motivations of the Georgia-Abkhazia Conflict"
Capstone Presentation: CERES MA Candidate Hannah VanHoose
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Georgetown University, CERES Library, ICC 111
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"Player or Referee: Russian Peacekeeping Strategies in the Moldovan Conflict of 1992"
Capstone Presentation: CERES MA Candidate Paula Ganga
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Georgetown University, CERES Library, ICC 111
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"Burnt by the Sun: Drivers of Japanese-Russian Relationship and Implications for Northeast Asia"
Capstone Presentation: CERES MA Candidate Matej Kenda
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Georgetown University, CERES Library, ICC 111
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"Reality or Meaningless Label: Comparing the Autonomous Republics of Tatarstan and Karakalpakstan in the Post-Soviet Era"
Capstone Presentation: CERES MA Candidate Christina Watts
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Georgetown University, CERES Library, ICC 111
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"A 'New Look' at the Russian Military: What the 2008 Russo-Georgia War Explained about Ongoing Manpower Reforms in the Russian Military"
Capstone Presentation: CERES MA Candidate Tim Agoulnik
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Georgetown University, CERES Library, ICC 111
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"The Romanian Revolution of December 1989: Some Observations "
Ratiu Professor Dennis Deletant
Thursday, April 12th, 2012
1:00-3:00pm, Georgetown University, McGhee Library, ICC 301
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"WTO Accession and Its Implications for the Russian Economy"
Dr. Viatcheslav Evseev, Gaidar Fellow in Economics and Public Policy
Wednesday, April 11th, 2012
1:00-2:00pm, Georgetown University, Mortara Center
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"Regional Politics in the Balkans: A View From Montenegro"
Professor Srdan Darmanovic - Ambassador of Montenegro to the US
Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012
1:00-3:00pm, Georgetown University, McGhee Library, ICC 301
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"Reflection from Russia: Observing the March 4th Presidential Election"
Jill Dougherty - CNN's Foreign Affairs Correspondent
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
1:00-2:00pm, Georgetown University, McGhee Library, ICC 301
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"Showcasing the Great Experiment: Cultural Diplomacy and Western Visitors to the Soviet Union, 1921-1941"
Professor Michael David-Fox
Thursday, March 15, 2012
5:00-7:00pm, Georgetown University, McGhee Library, ICC 301
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"Panel: New Approaches to the Study of Communism"
Vladimir Tismaneanu, Dennis Deletant, Michael David-Fox, Adrian Cioflanca and Marius Stan
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
5:00-7:00pm, Georgetown University, ICC McGhee Library
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University and Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes and the Memory of Romanian Exile.

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"Peasants Under Siege: The Collectivization of Romanian Agriculture, 1949-1962"
Gail Kligman
Thursday, February 16, 2012
12:00-2:00pm, Georgetown University, ICC 462
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"Why Georgia's Transformation Matters in the Post-Soviet Space"
President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili 
Thursday, February 2, 2012
10:00-11:15 am, Georgetown University, Gaston Hall
Co-Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, and the BMW Center for German and European Studies, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

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"Ambassador to the U.S. from Turkey talk about Syria, Iran"
Ambassador Namik Tan 
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
12:30-2:00 pm, Georgetown University, Copley Hall
Co-Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies (CERES), the Institute for Turkish Studies and the Lecture Fund, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

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"Russia and the WTO Accession"
Viatcheslav Evseev
Tuesday, January 17th, 2012
12:00-2:00pm, Georgetown University, Mortara Center
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

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"Impressions from the 2011 Valdai International Discussion Club Conference"
Angela Stent and Jeffrey Mankoff
Tuesday, December 6, 2011
12:00-2:00pm, Georgetown University, ICC 7th Floor, Executive Conference Room
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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22nd Annual Nava'i-Nalle Lecture: "The Soviet Empire of Diasporas and the Past and Present of Central Eurasia"
Erik R. Scott
Thursday, December 1, 2011
6:pm, Georgetown University, Riggs Libary
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"The Golden Age of the Russian Opera: The Mariinsky Theatre 1890-1917"
Rosamund Bartlett
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
12:00-1:00pm, Georgetown University, McGhee Library
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"The Road Taken: Twenty Years after the Fall of the Soviet Union"
Thursday, November 17, 2011
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Panel 1 Chaired by Angela Stent: “1991 in Perspective: Political, Foreign Policy and Social Implications” with Archie Brown, Andrey Kortunov and Jack Matlock
Keynote Speaker: Lilia Shevtsova
Panel 2 Chaired by William Pomeranz: “How Should We Study the Region Twenty Years After the Fall?” with Stephen Hanson, Charles King, Cynthia Buckley and Valerie Bunce
Woodrow Wilson Center
Co-Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University and the Kennan Institute, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

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"Geopolitics, Great Games and Gas: The Ever-changing Status Quo of Eurasian Pipeline Projects"
Corey Johnson
Tuesday, November 8, 2011
12:00-1:00pm, Georgetown University, ICC 7th Floor, Executive Conference Room
Co-sponsored by Science, Technology and International Affairs and BMW Center for German and European Studies and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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"Discovering Perge: Celeberating 65 Years of Excavations on Turkey's Mediterranean Coast"
Inci Delemen
Thursday, November 3, 2011
2:00-4:00pm, Georgetown University, ICC 462
Co-sponsored with the Institute of Turkish Studies and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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SUMMARY: "Homegrown Foreigners: the African Diaspora in Ukraine"
Terrell Jermaine Starr
Thursday, October 13, 2011
12:00-1:00pm, Georgetown University, ICC 450
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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SUMMARY: A Discussion with Cristian Diaconescu, Vice-president of the Romanian Senate
Tuesday,September 27, 2011
1:00-2:00 pm McGhee Library 301 ICC
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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SUMMARY: "Baltic-Russian Relations: A New Thaw?"
Dr. Nils Muiznieks
Thursday, September 15, 2011
12:00-1:00 pm, Georgetown University, ICC Conference room 462
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service,Georgetown University

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SUMMARY: Russia-Europe-United States: Changing Global and Regional Environment
Monday, March 21, 2011
10:00 am-5:00 pm, Georgetown University Conference Center
Co-sponsored by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies (CERES) and the Moscow State Institute for International Relations (MGIMO)

Past Events

SUMMARY: "Observing Ukraine’s Elections"
Claire Pogue, McLarty Associates
Thursday, January 28, 2010
12:00-1:00pm, Georgetown University, McGhee Library, 301 ICC
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

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SUMMARY: "Behind the Urumchi Violence: Causes and Consequences of Han-Uyghur Tension in Xinjiang"
James Millward, Georgetown University; Sean Roberts, the George Washington University; Murray Scot Tanner, Center for Naval Analyses
Monday, November 9, 2009
4:00-6:00 PM, Georgetown University, McGhee Library, 301 ICC
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

SUMMARY: "Russian Military Reform"
Aleksandr Golts
Monday, November 2, 2009
12:00-1:00 pm, Georgetown University, 350 ICC
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

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SUMMARY: “Valdai 2009: Impressions from September Meetings in Sakha (Yakutiia) and Moscow”
Dr. Angela Stent, Georgetown University
Thursday, October 1, 2009
12:30-1:30pm, Georgetown University, McGhee Library, ICC 301
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

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SUMMARY: "Memory Wars in the Post-Soviet Space"
Volodymyr Dubovyk, Odesa National University and Ivan Kurilla, Volgograd State University
Thursday, September 24, 2009
12:00-2:00pm, Georgetown University, ICC 462
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

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SUMMARY: "Russian Animation Film Screening with Andrei Khrzhanovsky"
Thursday, September 25, 2008
2:00-3:30pm, ICC 462
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

SUMMARY: "Visions of Islamic Culture and the Transformation of Post-Soviet Central Asia," John Schoeberlein, Harvard University
Monday, September 22, 2008
12:00-2:00pm, Georgetown University, McGhee Library, 301 ICC
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

SUMMARY: "U.S. Policy in Afghanistan: Countering Insurgents," Dr. Roger Kangas
Thursday, January 10, 2008
12:00-1:00pm, Georgetown University, McGhee Library, 301 ICC
Sponsored and copyrighted by the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, CERES, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University