Our mission: 

The Melikian Center for Russian, Eurasian, and East European Studies advances research, teaching, and outreach on the languages, societies, and geopolitics of greater Eurasia. The Center’s core mission is to enhance global awareness and cross-cultural understanding in the communities it serves, through innovations and partnerships across disciplinary, ideological, and geographical borders.

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Global Teaching Fellows Program: Reflections from 2022

Fellow Sara Shaker Rizkallah


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Recent publication: 

The geography of worlds

Faculty Affiliate Publication:

The Geography of Words: Vocabulary and Meaning in the World's Languages