GRADUATE FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FROM THE RUSSIAN STUDIES WORKSHOP
Call for Applications! Summer Research Laboratory 2017
The Eurasia Foundation, the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and the American Councils for International Education are partnering to facilitate the USA Pavilion Student Ambassadorship program at Expo 2017 (World's Fair) in Astana, Kazakhstan. Student Ambassadors are young people who will serve in a number of capacities to host the hundreds of thousands of guests who are expected to visit the Pavilion and to interact with the millions of guests who will attend the Expo.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
2:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.
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.