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RPSS Homecoming talk

Who Needs Russian? We All Do!” will be presented by our guest speaker, Spencer Small

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W&M alumnae draw on Chi Omega sisterhood to excel in public policy roles

If you walked inside the Chi Omega sorority house on a typical afternoon in the early 2000s, you probably would have seen sorority sisters gathered in pajamas on the couch with hot drinks and snacks, watching C-SPAN or White House press conferences.

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W&M campus structures named for trailblazing alumni

Following a consultative and thorough process established earlier this year, William & Mary’s Board of Visitors voted Friday to rename two campus buildings and name one campus structure to honor trailblazing alumni who helped open the door for marginalized people at both the university and beyond.

Guest lecture by Professor Roman Utkin

RPSS and German Studies invite you and your students to join us for a lecture by Professor Roman Utkin on “Queer Exile: Russian Emigres in Interwar Berlin and Paris” as part of the Tepper Lecture Series on Thursday, Oct. 15 at 5pm.

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Seven W&M alumni selected to receive Fulbright Scholarships

The seven alumni are among more than 2,100 U.S. citizens who received the Fulbright U.S. Student Program award in 2020. The prestigious award provides students the funding they need to study, research and teach abroad.

Congratulations Russian Studies Class of 2020!

Graduation looks different this spring semester. We may not be able to gather in person for commencement yet, but that doesn't diminish the great accomplishments of our graduates. The faculty and staff from the College of William & Mary are sending their congratulations and best wishes to the Class of 2020.

ACTR Essay Contest

Four of our Russian students received honorary mentions for ACTR Essay Contest!!!

William & Mary American Bosnian Collaboration

The ABC project is a unique international research opportunity for students interested in making a difference in the world and getting to know another culture in depth and up close. Students focus on testing educational approaches to teach English and media skills to help bridge cultural differences in the region.

Homecoming Weekend Lecture

Danny Wysong will give a lecture "Careers for Russian Studies Majors and Emerging Threats in Cybercrime Arena"? at 3:30 pm in Blow Hall 333

Active Measures

Come and Watch - Thursday , March 21st at 7:45 pm in Blow Hall 331

Schuman Challenge

Congratulations to Grace Kier, Joseph Bistransky, and George Barros on winning the Schuman Challenge!

W&M team aces EU foreign policy competition

Three William & Mary students outlast 16 other prestigious universities to win the Schuman Challenge, a foreign policy contest for undergraduates hosted by the Delegation of the European Union to the United States.

Victoria Belopolskaya visit

Global Film Festival will take place between January 31 and February 3, 2019 - Victoria Belopolskaya is one of GFF guests brought by Russian and Post Soviet Program