Russia News

Margaret Paxson's Solovyovo receives high praise, design award

Feb 26, 2007
Margaret Paxson, a senior associate at the Wilson Center's Kennan Institute, received high praise for her most recent book, Solovyovo: The Story of Memory in a Russian Village.

The Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture at the Woodrow Wilson Center

Nov 30, 2006
The Ion Ratiu Lecture is pleased to announce that the 2007 recipient of the Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture and Award is Professor Anatoli Mikhailov. Professor Mikhailov is one of the leading personalities fighting for democracy in Belarus.

Call for Papers: International Development Assistance in the Post-Soviet Space

Oct 11, 2006
The Kennan Institute is accepting applications for the 2007 Title VIII Research Workshop Series on "International Development Assistance in the Post-Soviet Space." The Workshop Series is designed to serve as a forum in which junior scholars (pre-tenure), who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents, from a variety of disciplines discuss different aspects of development assistance programs, share research findings, and provide policy recommendations. Applications are due on January 1, 2007

Kennan Institute and IREX announce 2007 Regional Policy Symposium: The Former Soviet Republics of Central Asia and the Contemporary Silk Road

Sep 28, 2006
IREX is accepting applications for grants to U.S. junior scholars to participate in the 2007 Regional Policy Symposium on the Former Soviet Republics of Central Asia and the Contemporary Silk Road. The application deadline is December 1, 2006.

Kathryn W. Davis and Family Present Generous Gift To the Wilson Center's Kennan Institute

Sep 28, 2006
The gift will help to underwrite an annual awards dinner, as well as to support Kennan Institute programming.

Woodrow Wilson Center to Honor Kathryn W. Davis and family and John H. Tyson for Contributions to U.S.-Russian Relations

Aug 15, 2006
Davis and family will receive the Wilson Center's Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service, and Tyson will receive the Woodrow Wilson Award for Corporate Citizenship at the Kennan Institute's annual dinner on September 19, 2006.

Kennan Institute Announces This Year's Robert H. Baraz Memorial Intern

Jul 28, 2006
The Kennan Institute has selected Stergos Kaloudis as the 2006-07 Robert H. Baraz Memorial Research Intern.

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