Russia News

Deputy Director William Pomeranz to Speak at School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Johns Hopkins University

Sep 27, 2011
The Russia-Eurasia Forum of the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Johns Hopkins University, is hosting Kennan Institute Deputy Director William Pomeranz for a presentation titled "Commercial Codes and Kangaroo Courts: The Contradictions of Russian Legal Reform."

The Cold War in East Asia: 1945-1991 is reviewed in Frontline

Sep 26, 2011
The Cold War in East Asia: 1945-1991 by Tsuyoshi Hasegawa is reviewed in Frontline by A.G. Noorani.

Kennan Institute Participates in Population Association of America Annual Meeting

Apr 08, 2011
The Kennan Institute is participating in a three-year research project entitled "People, Power, and Conflict in the Eurasian Migration System" that is funded by the National Science Foundation and led by Professor Cynthia Buckley of the University of Texas, Austin. This past week at the Population Association of America 2011 Annual Meeting held in Washington, DC, March 31-April 2, four members of the research team presented their preliminary findings.

Piotr Galitzine and Sarah Carey Honored at the Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Awards Dinner

Nov 03, 2010
On Wednesday, October 27, 2010, the Woodrow Wilson Center's Kennan Institute honored Piotr Galitzine, Chairman, TMK IPSCO, and the late Sarah Carey, former Chair, Eurasia Foundation at the Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Awards Dinner to benefit the Center's Kennan Institute.

Kennan Institute Alumnus Mikhail Fedotov Appointed Head of Russia's Public Council on Human Rights

Oct 14, 2010
On October 12, 2010, President Dmitry Medvedev appointed Mikhail Fedotov as his Adviser and Chairman of the Presidential Council for Civil Society Institutions Development and Human Rights.

Leokadia Drobizheva Awarded the Order of Friendship

Oct 07, 2010
Leokadia Mikhailovna Drobizheva, chief researcher at the Institute of Sociology, Russian Academy of Sciences, was awarded the Order of Friendship on September 25, 2010 by President Dmitry Medvedev.

Woodrow Wilson Center to Honor Piotr Galitzine and Sarah Carey at the 2010 Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Awards Dinner in Washington, D.C.

Sep 21, 2010
On Wednesday, October 27, 2010, Piotr Galitzine, Chairman, TMK IPSCO, and the late Sarah Carey, former Chair, Eurasia Foundation will be honored by the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars of the Smithsonian Institution at the Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Awards Dinner. The dinner will be held at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C., and will benefit the Center's Kennan Institute.

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