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In the post-Soviet era they were joined by a new generation of German and European scholars who completed their doctoral dissertations on regional studies about the implementation of the Final Solution in Eastern Europe and on Nazi anti-Semitic practices in Germany and the Reich's annexed territories.
Hogeland's focuses on books about the history of the American West, Native American studies, environmental studies and regional studies, such as Kansas, the Plains states and the Midwest. Before she came to Kansas, Hogeland worked at the University of California Press where she focused on history, ...

He has “sought to reassure all parties, including Russia, that there should be no dramatic shift or U-turn in foreign policy,” said Richard Giragosian, director of the Regional Studies Center in Yerevan, an independent think tank. Armenia's peaceful, bloodless revolution has already become a unique case in ...
The event was organized by the Keller Center for Innovation in Engineering Education and co-sponsored by the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies and the Princeton University Public Lectures. He spoke in a question-and-answer format with Keller Center Director Margaret Martonosi, ...
Berlin has traveled widely for his studies; he spent the summer of 2015 in Namibia for a Princeton Institute for International Regional Studies Global Seminar, studied abroad in Cuba, traveled throughout South America through the Program in Latin American Studies, and spent a summer in Europe for a ...
“The way that they proceeded was so arrogant that it triggered a rather intense reaction that nobody expected,” said Richard Giragosian, the director of the Regional Studies Center, a Yerevan think tank. Thousands of incensed Armenians, most of them young, swarmed through Republic Square starting on ...

Ndour has undertaken several professional courses such as the Military Observers Course at Zambakro, Cote d'Ivoire in 1995 and Peace Support Training at the Regional Studies Centre for Peacekeeping in Nairobi, Kenya in 2000. Subsequently, he completed several peace support related courses in ...
Session one, May 15-June 2, overs courses in Regional Studies Africa, Service Learning, Travel Abroad Research, Africa Research Elephants, and Travel Abroad Africa. Students can also add Independent Studyon Development Economics in Africa. Session two, June 1-9, offers a class called Community ...
In addition to the above, Colonel Ndour has undertaken several professional courses such as the Military Observers Course at Zambakro, Cote d'Ivoire in 1995 and Peace Support Training at the Regional Studies Centre for Peacekeeping in Nairobi, Kenya in 2000. Subsequently, he completed several ...
The deadlines are: international/online studies, May 1, 2018; regional studies, June 29, 2018; and local studies, July 20, 2018. Interested people should note that applications are not considered complete until all the information required is submitted to the Student Revolving Loan Fund's office. However, an ...
“Often when we're doing regional studies of ecosystem services, or the ways that nature benefits us, we ignore the cities,” Ziter says. “We treat the city as this kind of gray box; quite literally on maps it's often a gray box. And what we've discovered here is that … we need to be thinking about the city as part of ...
Chadha is a member of the advisory council of the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS), and of President Eisgruber's advisory council. He has served as the chairman of the Indian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (IVCA) and serves on the India Advisory Board of ...
It is true that regional studies show quite alarmingly how our digital leader economies are seeing growth rates significantly stronger than all laggards, resulting in widening inequality across our region, but that is at present not something that should be allowed to distract hard-pressed PNG officials and ...
“My whole career has been devoted to the systematic and empirical understanding of the social world around us,” said Xie, the Bert G. Kerstetter '66 University Professor of Sociology and the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies. Xie had come to the U.S. in 1983 as part of an academic ...
"I doubt an F-35 purchase would happen soon for a number of reasons," says Timothy Hoyt, who co-chairs the U.S. Naval War College's Indian Ocean Regional Studies Group. While it's natural for India to be curious about a prominent combat aircraft like the F-35, which a dozen U.S. allies have already ...
The Catoctin Center for Regional Studies was established Monday at Frederick Community College. FCC President Barbara Stanley signed the agreement with Robert Stanton, director of the National Park Service. The National Museum of Civil War Medicine will be transformed into an immersion museum ...
Reuben E. Brigety, II is a retired U.S. ambassador and is the current dean for the Elliott School of International Affairs. In response to the author's concerns over the Elliott School of International Affairs' commitment to a strong regional studies program in the Feb. 12 opinion piece by Kris Brodeur, “Lack of ...

Reports prepared for the Central Bohemian subsidies authority a decade ago highlighted risks connected with supporting the Stork's Nest project, iRozhlas.cz reported on Monday. The prime minister in resignation, ANO leader Andrej Babiš, is facing charges of abusing subsidies in connection with Stork's ...
One promise of ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft was fewer cars clogging city streets. But studies suggest the opposite: that ride-hailing companies are pulling riders off buses, subways, bicycles and their own feet and putting them in cars instead. And in what could be a new wrinkle, a service by ...
A native of Winona, Smith holds a bachelor of arts degree in Urban Planning from the University of Minnesota, Duluth and a master of arts degree in Urban and Regional Studies from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Smith is also an American Institute Certified Planner and has been recognized by the ...
Reuben E. Brigety, II is a retired U.S. ambassador and is the current dean for the Elliott School of International Affairs. In response to the author's concerns over the Elliott School of International Affairs' commitment to a strong regional studies program in the Feb. 12 opinion piece by Kris Brodeur, “Lack of ...
Instead of relying on a self-selected group of elites drawn primarily from the corporate world, U.S. foreign policy would be handled by a more diverse group of experts with specialized training in economics, military affairs, history, diplomacy, or regional studies. In theory, the clash of competing views among ...
Named in honor of Virginia Hart and Bob Melvin, faculty advisors of the Class of 1960, the fellowship supports a faculty-student team each year as they explore the Ramsey Center for Regional Studies' Southern Appalachian Archives. The faculty-student team then develop curriculum materials for use in ...
Philip O'Brien has received funding from the Economic and Social Research Council, the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI), and the Royal Institute for Chartered Surveyors. He is a member of the RTPI, the Town and Country Planning Association, and the Regional Studies Association. Olivier Sykes ...
... Learning and Culture at Texas A&M University (US), who gave the talk, 'Education for Sustainable Development: The Interdisciplinary Imperative for STEM Education'; and Dr Mehran Kamrava, professor and director of the Center for International and Regional Studies at Georgetown University's School ...
Doha: The evolving relations between China and the Middle East are the centre of focus of a new book by Georgetown University in Qatar's Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS). The Red Star and the Crescent: China and the Middle East brings together multidisciplinary experts from around ...
... professor and director of the Center for International and Regional Studies at Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service in Qatar, who gave the talk, “Social Science Scholarship in a Turbulent Middle East.” The Liberal Arts Program at Texas A&M at Qatar hosts the conference each year to explore ...
Hajda is the academic coordination of Harvard's Regional Studies program on the Soviet Union. A native of Poland and a United States citizen, he speaks Russian, Polish and Ukrainian. He is a technical editor of the “Russian Review” and book editor of “Harvard Ukrainian Studies.” This is the third in a ...
Cochran, of the university's Center for Arkansas and Regional Studies, Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences and a frequent guest curator at the museum, was pitching an idea for a new exhibit. When that idea didn't work out, he mentioned something else that might be better suited for the Old State House.
She gave hundreds of Harvard students (and others whom she tutored or encouraged) the hard-earned gift of Japanese language which enabled them to study and live in Japan,” said C. Rose Cortese, a program administrator at Harvard's regional studies East Asia and Inner Asian and Altaic studies, who ...
The Liston B. Ramsey Center for Regional Studies at Mars Hill University, 100 Athletic St., Mars Hill, screens The Ralph Stanley Story on Thursday, Feb. 15, at 7 p.m. Herb E. Smith's 2000 documentary on the bluegrass legend is the first film in the Ramsey Center's Reel Appalachia film series. It will be ...
A population surge is underway in Silicon Valley, with a net gain of one person every 46 minutes – 32 people a day – but the huge housing and living costs are making life difficult for many, according to the Silicon Valley Index, released by Joint Venture Silicon Valley's Institute for Regional Studies. In 2017 ...
Kolkata: There is clear and present danger of a wall of water gushing down from Tibet into East Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh as in 2000, flooding the entire Brahmaputra plains till Assam and taking a heavy toll on life and property. According to experts who spoke at a seminar on resolution of disputes ...
Her work has been published in international journals such as Canadian Journal of Economics, Journal of Productivity Analysis, Empirical Economics, Research Policy, Annals of Regional Science, Investigaciones Regionales, Science and Public Policy, Small Business Economics, Regional Studies, Oxford Review of ...
Housing is out of reach for all but a very few, Those who can't afford to are living challenging lives, or commuting from far-flung places, spending ghastly amounts of time in traffic," said Russell Hancock, CEO of Joint Venture Silicon Valley and president of the Institute for Regional Studies, which jointly ...
Smith is also editor of The Confluence, a peer-reviewed regional studies journal published by the Lindenwood University Press. Smith has portrayed Andrew Carnegie in more than 150 venues including Cambridge University in England, Carnegie libraries, universities, and public programs. He and his wife ...
Kolkata: A Chinese scholar who was scheduled to attend a two-day conference of defence thinktank: Centre for Eastern and North Eastern Regional Studies Kolkata (CENERS-K) could not attend it on Friday, as he did not get visa in wake of Doklam stand-off. Prof Guo Xetang is the director at the Institute of ...
China fears militancy could threaten its growing economic interests in the region, Ahmad Bilal Khalil, a researcher at the Kabul-based Center for Strategic and Regional Studies, told AFP. "They need to have a secure Afghanistan," he said, estimating Beijing had provided Kabul with more than USD 70 ...
Several students at the town hall brought up the lack of variety in language and regional studies courses due to a perception of low student interest. One student said the only African language consistently offered is Swahili, but Swahili coursework is housed in the Linguistics department and focuses more ...
The rise in HELOC activity in Reno-Sparks also coincides with rising debt nationwide, said Brian Bonnenfant, project manager at the Center for Regional Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno. “It matches with the record personal debt that we are seeing right now, which is going to continue as more ...
With the assistance of The University of New Mexico Oral History Program and funding by The University of New Mexico Center for Regional Studies, ten oral history interviews were recorded on video and posted to the University Libraries' archive website. The stories, experienced firsthand by the ...
The Arabian Gulf Center for Iranian Studies has been ranked the first top think tank in Saudi Arabia for regional studies. (Reuters). Related Articles. US think-tank: Saudis are humor and comedy lovers · Experts assess Qatar crisis, Saudi reforms and US policy · Iranian 'threat' under review by new think-tank ...
"When the relations have improved, the insurgency has decreased," said Lt Gen JR Mukherjee (retired), the vice-president (operations) of the strategic think-tank, Centre of East and North East Regional Studies in Kolkata (CENERS-K). Mukherjee explained that the goal of the insurgency activity was to ...
This event is sponsored by the Carleton College Center for Global and Regional Studies. For more information, including disability accommodations, call (507) 222-4217. “Colors of Confinement: Rare Kodachrome Photographs of Japanese American Incarceration in World War II” will be on display in the ...
University partners include the Princeton University Art Museum; the Program in Latin American Studies; the Lewis Center for the Arts; the Pace Center for Civic Engagement; and the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies' interdisciplinary research community “Migration: People and ...
(Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies, Princeton University). Feb. 7 through June 24 – The exhibition “Rex Goreleigh: Migrant Worker's Witness” features the work of this African American artist, known for his Migrant Series, which brought to light the difficult conditions faced by African ...
Sponsored by UW-Madison's School of Journalism and Mass Communications with the Institute for Regional Studies, the event will feature five panels on which human rights reporters from organizations including CBS News, USA Today and Newsday will discuss how to best turn encounters with people ...
The community is invited inside the room 24/7 for three weeks to leave their own thoughts and feelings on death, dying, and grief, or to just reflect on those that are a part of the ongoing study lead and funded by the Saint Elizabeth and Memorial University's regional studies department. - The Reflection ...
Dr Reynolds experience in the mining industry extends from target generation to advanced exploration and mining stage projects, encompassing regional studies, project management, project due diligence, audit and optimisation, and expert reporting. Neal has broad commodity experience and specialist ...
Shahid Ilyas, a senior research fellow at the Institute of Regional Studies, discussed the regional integration in the light of CPEC. Director K-P TAVTA Nazir Ahmad discussed the transformation of training and vocational institutes in K-P in the era of CPEC. Meanwhile, Professor Dr Muhammmad Khan talked ...


 

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