Upcoming Events

CERS Graduate Student Lecture with Maia Woolner, Doctoral Candidate, UCLA History.
Thursday, May 04, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

Public lecture by Alice Kaplan, Yale University, French.
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
4:30 PM
236 Royce Hall

CERS public lecture by Alina Polyakova, Director of Research, Europe & Eurasia, Atlantic Council.
Thursday, May 18, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

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Recent News & Announcements

At the 60-year mark, Center for European and Russian Studies looks forward

Thursday, April 27, 2017

The center celebrates its 60th anniversary with a Shostakovich concert at UCLA's Schoenberg Hall and looks to a future of expanded cultural programming.

Autocratic parallels between Putin and Trump

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Although Putin is not a perfect comparison for the U.S. president, examining the two leaders' shared autocratic traits is useful for understanding "who we are dealing with" in Trump, said writer-journalist Masha Gessen at a recent UCLA event.

Events in Europe

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Dominic Thomas, chair of the UCLA Department of French & Francophone Studies, is interviewed on CNN International about the launch of Brexit. See earlier interviews on the 60th anniversary of the EU, terrorist attack outside the U.K. parliament and the French elections after the first French presidential debate: here and here.

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