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Announcements : 2014 Global Scholars Program Information Session

Announcement: 2014 Global Scholars Program Information Session

Event Date: 11/14/2013
Travel to Berlin, Moscow, Ulan Bator and Beijing in 4 weeks this summer! Attend an information session to learn more.

Global Scholars Program Summer Research Workshop: Contemporary Cities of Eurasia: Berlin, Moscow, Ulan Bator, Beijing

This program is centered on the theme of “Socialist and Post-Socialist Cities of Eurasia.” Through travel and site visits to major cities of the “Eastern Bloc,” students will explore the histories, cultures, built environments and lived spaces of the former Soviet Union, Eastern Europe, Mongolia and China. Students will travel through four countries, including a trip on the Trans-Siberian Railroad, under the guidance of Columbia faculty members Charles Armstrong and Catharine Nepomnyashchy.

Information sessions:
  • Friday, November 8th at 11am in 1219 International Affairs Building (IAB)
  • Tuesday, November 12th at 12:00pm, in 918 IAB
  • Thursday, November 14th at 5:00pm, 1219 IAB

For more information:

Application deadline for Summer 2014: November 22nd

Application available here:

Interested but can’t attend? Contact Harriman Institute Program Manager Lydia Hamilton at