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Graduate student Abigail Weil: "How a 1920s Novel Started an International Restaurant Craze" (published in Serious Eats)

February 26, 2019

Graduate Student Abbie Weil has recently been published on the front page of the popular Serious Eats culinary website. Click the link below to read her article, "How a 1920s Novel Started an International Restaurant Craze."

 

https://www.seriouseats.com/2019/02/restaurants-inspired-by-the-good-soldier-svejk.html

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Alumna Scarlet Marquette (PhD '13) Accepts Director Position at Singularity University

August 3, 2018
Congratulations to Scarlet Marquette, who received her PhD from the Slavic Department in 2013, on her new position as Director, Strategic Relations at Singularity University, a Silicon Valley think tank. We wish her well in this move to a whole new academic and business environment, and look forward to learning from her experiences in academic and entrepreneurial leadership.

Congratulations to Slavic Department Fellowship and Award winners this year!

May 24, 2018

 

Setchkarev Prizes

Graduate Essay Prize

Julian Pokay

Essay title: “The Holy Fool as The Other: Appearance, Disappearance, Return”

 

Bayara Aroutunova Prize

Emily Kanner

Essay title: “Poetics of the Flesh in Simeon Polotsky’s Vertograd Mnogosvetnyi”

Note: This is a new prize inaugurated by the Setchkarev Prize committee in AY 2017-18 in honor of...

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Oleh Kotsyuba (PhD '15) takes over as Manager of Publications at HURI

March 6, 2018

We would like to extend hearty congratualtions to Oleh Kotsyuba (PhD '15), who has accepted an offer from the Ukrainian Research Institute to become their new Manager of Publications. He manages the Institute’s publications program, including the journal Harvard Ukrainian Studies and their various monograph series. We are very happy to hear of your accomplishments!

 

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