SRAS Minorities Abroad Project

SRAS “Minorities Abroad” Project is an initiative designed to make the issues faced by people of color traveling in the former Soviet sphere more transparent.

Writing a Book in Ten Steps

In recent months, Kristen Ghodsee completed her fifth book manuscript, and started thinking about how she writes a book from start to finish. She outlines her process, in 10 well defined steps.

Informational Interview Basics

Informational interviewing is a useful networking activity and a valuable career development tool. This article, by ASEEES Communications Coordinator, Mary Arnstein, will explain how to meet with individuals to gain information about career choices and the job search process.

Decline in US Expertise on Russia

With Russia’s annexation of Crimea and the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, the US media and a growing number of senior government, policy and academic experts are raising concerns about the decline in US expertise on Russia.

A View from the East? Slavic Studies in Japan

Interview with Prof. Mitsuyoshi Numano (Tokyo U) - co-organizer of the first ICCEES World Congress to be held in Asia

Introducing Vostok Cable

Vostok Cable is a blog about Russia and Eastern Europe, founded by a group of students at Oxford University.

Online Guides to Resources About the Crisis in Ukraine

Ernest Zitser (Duke U) provides a sampling of resource guides on Ukraine.

The Monkey Cage on the Washington Post

The Monkey Cage blog on the Washington Post is a great source of analyses on the current events in Ukraine and Russia.

Statement of Concerned Scholars Regarding the Conflict in Ukraine

At the suggestion of some of our members, ASEEES is posting the request to sign the following statement of concern regarding the conflict in Ukraine, drafted by Profs. Juliet Johnson and Maria Popova at McGill University. If you are a scholar of Ukrainian and Russian affairs (all disciplines) and would like to add your name to the list of signatories, please send your name and institutional affiliation to:  

Announcing ASEEES Blog & SEEE Blogroll

With the launch of our brand new website, we are delighted to announce the ASEEES blog and the SEEE Blogroll.