September 2016 News

September 26, 2016
Most people believe that the 21st century simply began at the turn of the millennium, in the year 2000. However, Krzysztof Szczerski, a secretary of state in the...
September 23, 2016
This op-ed written by Timothy Snyder, the Bird White Housum Professor of History, and a member of the European Studies Council at the MacMillan Center, appeared in The New...
September 19, 2016
Edited by Marijeta Bozovic, assistant professor of Slavic languages and literatures, and Matthew D. Miller, assistant professor of German at Colgate University (Academic...
September 16, 2016
As political science professor David R. Cameron took the podium before his talk on the implications of Brexit Thursday afternoon, he paused to allow those expecting another...
September 2, 2016
One fall evening in 1880, Russian painter Ilya Repin welcomed an unexpected visitor to his home: Lev Tolstoy. The renowned realists talked for hours, and Tolstoy turned his...