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Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies (CREES)
Welcome | Russian, East European, & Eurasian Studies at Yale
The Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies promotes the study of our region in the form of: language study; providing courses on our region's culture, history, economics, business, and politics; creating opportunities for study abroad and internships abroad; and assisting students in pursuing work opportunities connected to Russia, Eastern Europe and Eurasia. CREEES also serves civic, nonprofit, and business associations with activities in the region; academic leaders and institutions from the region with collaborative agreements with UT and the general public in Texas and the US whose world outlook includes our region. The U. See Graduate Funding or Undergraduate Funding. CREEES has a firm commitment to developing campus resources and courses that will give students the training they need to participate in an international arena in which Russia, Eastern Europe and Eurasia play a key role. By highlighting an interdisciplinary course of study and by offering a degree plan that is not limited by traditional disciplinary boundaries, CREEES can respond to political and private sector demands for integrated studies that include both academic study and professional training. The Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies formerly Post-Soviet and East European Studies was established in at The University of Texas at Austin and now includes over 80 faculty members from over 20 different departments and administrative units across campus.
AHA House will be an intellectual and cultural crossroads where students will engage in trans-cultural learning and acquire the tools necessary to confront the complexity of our contemporary world. Through activities including film series, seminars, cooking classes, language tables, off-campus outings, and meetings with faculty and scholars from all over the world, residents will have a chance to explore languages and cultures beyond the English-speaking world. Missed one of our recent events? Check out video recordings of our events on the event media page.
This is an advanced and progressive programme that presents you with a unique opportunity to understand historical and contemporary developments in the economy, politics, culture, and society of Russia and the countries of Eastern Europe and Eurasia. You will take four core courses and one optional course, as well as complete a dissertation as a piece of independent research. You will select a specialist pathway, which includes a specialist core courses and a language.