Recent News

Affiliate Faculty Dr. Claudia Jensen has been awarded the 2010 ASEEES Prize for her book, Musical Cultures in Seventeenth-Century Russia. Click here to read about the award on page 2 of the October 2010 issue of ASEEES NewsNet
Associate Professor José Alaniz
Associate Professor José Alaniz donates his extensive comics collection to UW Libraries.  Click here to view Seattle Times/AP article:
Prague Collage
Students who’ve completed first-year Czech will have a chance to explore the Paris of the East with Czech lecturer Jaroslava Soldanova and Charles University professor Jitka Ryndová.  The 3-week program that starts in late August includes intermediate Czech courses, lectures by Czech writers, politicians, architects, and musicians, as well as excursions in and around Prague. Questions may be directed to
Polish Collage
The Slavic Department hosts Polish Fulbrights every year and presents an annual series of lectures on Polish history, art, film, and other aspects of culture. For more information, see the Distinguished Polish Speakersʼ Series. More information coming soon!