CERES Director Dr. Angela Stent is cited in the Wall Street Journal

CERES Director Dr. Angela Stent is cited in a Wall Street Journal on Putin. The article cited President Vladimir Putin as saying that he approved the sale of BP’s share of TNK-BP in order to end the long running conflict between shareholders despite having “mixed feeling.” Dr. Stent is cited as stating that Mr. Putin’s explanation of the situation was “disingenuous.”

CERES History Professor Catherine Evtuhov wins Wayne S. Vucinich Book Prize

The ASEEES Wayne S. Vucinich Book Prize, sponsored by the Association for Slavic Studies, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES) and the Stanford University Center for Russian and East European Studies, is awarded annually for the most important contribution to Russian, Eurasian, and East European studies in any discipline of the humanities or social sciences published in English in the United States in the previous calendar year.