The deadline to submit application materials for both the Kennan Institute Title VIII Research Scholarships and the Kennan Institute Title VIII Summer Research Scholarships has been extended from January 15 to January 31, 2017. Questions and application materials can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. For information about Kennan Institute Fellowships, please visit: https://www.wilsoncenter.org/kennan-institute-fellowships-and-internships
Through OPIT's six-week, English-language internships, students gain the substantive overseas professional experience and intercultural communication skills demanded by today’s global market. Participants can choose a placement in a variety of fields, including business, democracy building, human rights, education, science, technology, gender issues, journalism, public health, environmental protection, and social services in 16 countries in Southeast Europe, Eurasia, and the Baltics.
Landscape Studies is multidisciplinary, and has far-reaching academic connections and a diverse array of approaches that give the field its strength. The goal of the Landscape, Space and Place (LSP) Conference is to bring together scholars across various disciplinary backgrounds and from different stages of their careers to exchange ideas and consider novel intellectual perspectives. We also hope to encourage a more integrative framework upon which to build the future of the field.
The 2017 Annual Meeting of The Mongolia Society will be held on Saturday, March 4, 2017, on the Indiana University Bloomington campus, when we meet in conjunction with ACES (Association for Central Eurasian Students).
The IAUNRC is a United States Department of Education Title VI grant institution that coordinates resources to increase understanding of all aspects of the diverse region and peoples of the Inner Asia and Uralic Regions. The IAUNRC works in tandem with four other Indiana University organizations focused on Central Eurasia, making IU the nation's paramount academic institution for the study of this region. These partner organizations are:
- The Department of Central Eurasian Studies
- The Sinor Research Institute for Inner Asian Studies
- The Center for Languages of the Central Asian Region
- The Summer Language Workshop
- Turkish Language Flagship Center
Past Events Highlights
By Shahlo Seidmedova
On Friday, November 11, the film “Bringing Tibet Home” was screened at Woodburn Hall in IMU followed by a Q&A session with the director, Tenzin Tsetan Choklay. Choklay is a New York based Tibetan filmmaker who won the “Emerging Director Award” at the 2014 Asian American International Film Festival in New York City.
By Jessica Storey-Nagy
In early November, Professor Péter Krekóand I were invited to talk to students and faculty at Claflin University in Orangeburg, South Carolina about the importance of international and area studies and to share our research on Hungarian nationalism.