Navigating the Caucasus: A Workshop for Educators

Event Format
In person
CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

K-14 educators are invited to join us at our fall teacher workshop, where we will learn to navigate the Caucasus. Participants will discover what/where the Caucasus are, the impact of colonialism on the area, how the region developed during the Soviet period, and what independence looks like for the various nations that constitute the Caucasus.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

There is a $25 registration fee. Checks can be made out to the Presidents and Fellows of Harvard College and mailed ahead of time to the address below or brought to the workshop. Fifteen PDPs will be awarded to all participants. 

Please mail checks to:

Allison Hart (C/O Davis Center)

1730 Cambridge St

Cambridge, MA 02138



This workshop is supported in part by funding from the U.S. Department of Education’s Title VI/National Resource Center grant. The content of the workshop does not represent the policy of the U.S. Department of Education and does not presume endorsement by the federal government.


The Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies at Harvard University encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact us at 617-495-4037 or in advance of your participation or visit. Requests for Sign Language interpreters and/or CART providers should be made at least two weeks in advance if possible. Please note that the Davis Center will make every effort to secure services but that services are subject to availability.