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Mar 13 2019
On January 18, 2019, Stanford Global Studies and the Stanford Program on International and Cross-Cultural Education (SPICE) hosted a book talk by Professor Michael McFaul. McFaul served for five years in the Obama administration, first as Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for...
Mar 4 2019 | Posted In: Faculty
Around the World in 10 Films
Feb 28 2019 | Posted In: Students
CREEES M.A. student and Stanford Global Studies grant recipient Jake Zawlacki spent his winter break in the film archives of Almaty, Kazakhstan to research the first Kazakh animation film, "Why is the Sparrow’s tail split?" by Amen Khaydarov. Read about his research here. 
Dec 17 2018 | Posted In: Students
Majestic golden eagles, flying high above the Altai mountains. Toothless, leathered faces of village elders huddled around coal fires, sipping yak butter tea. These are the prototypical images of Central Asia that CREEES M.A. candidate Jake Zawlacki attempted to dispel as he spoke to a group of...
Nov 12 2018 | Posted In: Students
On the occasion of the centenary of Armistice Day, CREEES alumnus Andrew Postovoit (M.A. '18), who wrote his M.A. thesis on the experience of American soldiers in Russia from 1918-1920, discusses the local contribution to the First World War effort. Around 5,000 American soldiers fighting in...