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  • Students

Through Stanford’s Global Studies Internship Program, 49 Stanford students worked in virtual internships in 19 countries. Six students interned at organizations in Russia and East Europe. As interns at the Skolkovo Institute of Science and…

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As the U.S. withdraws its troops in Afghanistan, the question now is whether the Afghan government – or another international force – can stop a resurgent Taliban from using violence to seize power, says Stanford historian Robert Crews.

  • Students

Stanford senior True Sweetser has been awarded an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, a one-time grant of $10,000. With a major in History and a minor in Slavic Languages and Literatures, Sweetster will further develop his interest in the region as a…

  • In the News

In collaboration with the Institute of International Education – Scholar Rescue Fund, for nearly a century Stanford has hosted endangered scholars who have had to escape conflict or flee persecution because of their research, race or creed.…

  • Announcements

In an interview posted by the Hoover Institution, Anatol Shmelev discusses his new book In the Wake of Empire: Anti-Bolshevik Russia in International Affairs, 1917–1920, published by Hoover Institution Press. In the book, Shmelev explores the…