The Harriman Institute administers the Master of Arts in Regional Studies – Russia, Eurasia and Eastern Europe (MARS-REERS) through the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences for those wishing to focus on a multidisciplinary approach to the study of contemporary Russia, Eurasia and Eastern Europe (the former Soviet Union, Eastern Europe and the Balkans).
New Fall Internship for Columbia Students at Human Rights Watch
The Harriman Institute announces a new fall internship opportunity with Human Rights Watch open to all current Columbia graduate students . Deadline: October 9th, 2020.
Daniel Petrick (MARS-REERS ’20) Publishes in The Calvert Journal
Daniel Petrick, a PepsiCo Fellow and MARS-REERS student publishes his “Letter from the Sharr Mountains” in The Calvert Journal.
Mariya Chukhnova (MARS-REERS 2020) on Leap Years and Ukrainian Superstition
Mariya Chukhnova (MARS-REERS 2020) wrote about Ukrainians looking askance at leap years.
Robert Abbott (MARS-REERS ’20) Analyzes Russia’s Covid-19 Statistics
In a piece for the Institute of Modern Russia, Robert Abbott (MARS-REERS ’20) questions the reliability of Russia’s COVID-19 statistics and considers the possible political and medical implications.
Dante Matero (MARS-REERS ’20) Writes on Paul Whelan Spy Case for IMR
Dante Matero (MARS-REERS ’20) contributed an analytical piece on the Paul Whelan spy case and hostage diplomacy for the Institute for Modern Russia (IMR, 15 July 2020).
Meet William Persing, one of our 2018 MARS graduates. Today, he works as a Strategy and Innovation Analyst for Elixirr.read more
While at Harriman, Kerri traveled extensively throughout the region to conduct research. Today, she is a Structured Product Analyst at a global law firm based in New York.read more
Currently, Political Advisor at the EU Parliament, meet Laura Trimajova (MARS-REERS ’13), pictured at the Presidential Palace in Bratislava, Slovakia a few days before the coronavirus outbreak in late February 2020read more