Category: Announcements

Students who attain academic excellence are named to the Dean’s list

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The article about the ADES which was held at Nazarbayev University has been published

The International Symposium on Asian Languages and Literatures (ADES) started to be organized by Erciyes University Faculty of Letters with a view to contributing scientific research on specifically Eastern languages and creating opportunities for scholars to meet periodically, and with the hope to become a distinguished international symposium in its field.  In 2019 the ADES […]

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MAES student Temirlan Tileubek will be starting his PhD at University of California, Davis, in the Fall

Please tell us about your background and why you chose MA in Eurasian Studies? It all started when I was an undergraduate student and decided to declare history as my major. After years of taking different history courses, I finally decided to stick with a field of history of medicine. My area of interests is […]

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Hurry up to apply for SSRES 2021 and start your journey of learning Kazakh!

Dear friends, this is a great chance to start learning Kazakh with SSRES 2021 at Nazarbayev University, which application deadline is extended until May 1st, 2021. This year, Summer School in Russian and Eurasian Studies (SSRES) at Nazarbayev University in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan is an intensive academic program that offers students the chance to immerse themselves […]

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The COVID-19 Pandemic Conference Webinar will be held on April 19th, 20th, 21st

The “COVID-19 Pandemic Conference Webinar” will examine the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on individuals, communities, countries, and the larger global society from a social scientific perspective. It offers a timely and critical advance in knowledge related to what many believe to be the greatest threat to global ways of being in more than a […]

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Listen to last week’s Majlis podcast of RFE/RL with Associate Professor Caress Schenk

The podcast discussed the recent remittance figures from the Russian Central Bank and discussed the impact of COVID-19, specifically the closure of Russia’s borders, on migrants and their families in Central Asia as well as the impact on Central Asian economies.  The podcast was hosted by RFE/RL’s Muhammad Tahir and included guests Irina Kuznetsova (University […]

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A senior student of SSH got into Harvard: Interview with Aruzhan Meirkhanova

  Introduction. Tell us about yourself  A: I am a senior student studying political science and international relations. My research interests include Russian foreign policy, “hybrid warfare,” Belt and Road Initiative, and Central Asian politics.  Q: Why did you choose PSIR major? A: I had a strong prior interest in politics, but I had not […]

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