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Conference on Islam in Russia

We invite submissions of paper proposals for an international conference on what it means to be a Muslim in Russia today and how these meanings are reflected in Russian political life.

Welcoming the 2014–15 Fellows and Visiting Scholars

The Davis Center extends a warm welcome to our incoming fellows and visiting scholars, who have come from all corners of the globe to participate in interdisciplinary scholarship and collaboration.

'The Energy Empire Shifts East' wins 2014 GIS Prize

Ana Maria Quirós, a MDesS candidate at Harvard's Graduate School of Design, received the Davis Center's third GIS Prize for her project, "The Energy Empire Shifts East: An Analysis of Siberian Urbanization Processes."

Kathryn W. Davis Memorial Prize for Undergraduate Research

Rosetta Berger of Wheaton College received the award for her presentation, "Closed-Syllable Constraints and Vowel Harmony in Proto-Russian Loanwords," delivered at the Undergraduate Colloquium on April 11, 2014.

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Now seeking participant proposals for a half-day symposium, "Belonging, Politics and Knowledge in Central Asia and the Caucasus," to be held on January 30, 2015.


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