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).

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Mariya Chukhnova (MARS-REERS 2020) writes on Ukrainian migrant workers in the EU for Eurasianet

Mariya Chukhnova (MARS-REERS 2020) writes on Ukrainian migrant workers in the EU for Eurasianet

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Tinatin Jeparidz (MARS-REERS ’19) presents at Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs

Tinatin Japaridze (MARS-REERS ’19) was selected to present her research at the sixth annual Student Research Conference held by the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs (May 8, 2020). Japaridze will speak on the topic of cybersecurity and whether...
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Mariya Chukhnova (MARS-REERS ’20) Awarded Davis Fellowship

We are pleased to announce that our BA/MA candidate Mariya Chukhnova (MARS-REERS ’20) received a Davis Fellowship from Columbia’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

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Tinatin Japaridze (MARS ’19) Writes About the Impending Internet Crackdown in Russia

Tinatin Japaridze (MARS-REERS ’19) writes that new legislation, asserting more control over the Russian internet, will soon go into effect.

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Director Alexander Cooley and Alumnus Nate Schenkkan testify at U.S. Helsinki Commission

The U.S. Helsinki Commission convened an expert panel to highlight how autocrats today use INTERPOL and other means such as surveillance, abduction, and assassination to punish dissent overseas.

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