Slavic Department at the UW 1968-2018
- Department history
- History of the Russian House
- Department fact sheet (December 2017)
- Recent article in the UW Daily profiling the department
Alumni are encouraged to join us in recognition of this milestone by sharing your memories with us! We'll collect them and post them here.
We have collected numerous photos on our department Facebook page
The department is hosting a 50 year celebration event on May 11th 2018:
Author Douglas Smith will be giving a talk titled "In Search of the Real Rasputin" at 6:30pm in Kane Hall room 210.
Douglas Smith is an award-winning historian and translator and the author of Former People, Rasputin, and other books on Russia. Before becoming a historian, he worked for the U. S. State Department in the Soviet Union and as a Russian affairs analyst for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty in Munich. He lives in Seattle with his wife and two children.