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Armenia


July 1, 2019

Workshop: Going Beyond Grades: Classroom Assessment Techniques (CAT) in Assessing Learning Progress

An important component of teaching is being able to determine whether students are learning and

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June 21, 2019

Workshop: Visualizing, Analyzing & Sharing Your Geospatial Data with ArcGIS Online

Speaker: Dr. Diana Ter-Ghazaryan, Department of Geography, University of MiamiDate & Time: June 21, 10:00-15:00Location:

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June 6, 2019

Digitizing and Revisiting the Works of Oskar Schmerling (1863-1938)

Oskar Schmerling (1863-1938) was an artist from Tbilisi, Georgia, who played a decisive role in the development of nationalist discourses in the South Caucasus in the final years of the Russian Empire. As an outsider to the region’s major ethnic groups, he was in a unique position to move with ease between them, and this paved the way for a prolific career publishing caricatures and political cartoons in the Armenian, Azerbaijani, Georgian, and Russian press

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May 29, 2019

Research Methods in Health Care

Speaker: Dr. Hamlet GasoyanDoctoral Fellow, Department of Health Services Administration and Policy,College of Public Health,

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We, The Scholarly Subjects: Theory as Daily (Political) Practice

Speaker: Dr. Nelli Sargsyan, Marlboro CollegeDate & Time: August 21, 2018, 12:00-13:30Location: CRRC-Armenia office, Room

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“Mugham and Armenian Music: Preliminary Perspectives”

Jonathan Hollis, PhD studentUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignARISC Fellow DATE: August 7, 2018TIME: 12:00pmLOCATION: Eurasia

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Eurasia International University and ARISC invite to a WorkshopHow to Develop New Courses that WorkSyllabus design for a democratic classroom

Speaker: Professor Anna Ohanyan, Richard B. Finnegan Distinguished Professor of Political Science and International Relations,

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CRRC-Armenia and ARISC invite to a public presentation on “Home country engagement: some early results from the Armenian Diaspora Survey”

to be delivered by Aleksandr V. Gevorkyan, Ph.D., St. John’s University Date & Time: June

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The American Research Institute of the South Caucasus (ARISC) invites you to a presentation by ARISC Fellow Stephen Riegg: “Imperial Battlegrounds: The Second Russo-Persian War (1826-28) in Regional Context.”

LOCATION: 42 Tumanyan St, Yerevan 0002, Armenia; Yerevan Brusov State University of Languages and Social

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The American Research Institute of the South Caucasus (ARISC) presents: Infinite Armenias: Digital Storytelling as Cultural Heritage Preservation

LOCATION: 15 Charents Str., 0025, Yerevan, Armenia; 3rd floor, Library DATE: June 2, 2018TIME: 10:00-17:00

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Azerbaijan


May 23, 2019

Memories Don’t Burn: Soviet Censorship and the Azerbaijani Bard

American Research Institute of the South Caucasus in cooperation with Azerbaijan State Culture and Art

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ARISC in Co-operation with European Partnership Foundation and CRRC Azerbaijan presents:After the Revolution: Baku and its Oil – 1918-1927

by Jonathan SicotteARISC Fellow, People’s Friendship University of Russia, Georgetown University Date: 18 July, 2018Time:

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ARISC Presentation in Baku “Hounds and Jackals and Fifty-Eight Holes: Ancient Mesopotamian Board Games in Azerbaijan?”

Walter CristArizona State University, American Museum of Natural History, ARISC member Date: April 16, 2018Time:

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Georgia


June 28, 2019

Public Talk on “Fishing and Farming: the role of aquatic resources in the spread of the Neolithic”

American Research Institute of the South Caucasus (ARISC) Georgia Branch organizes a public talk on 

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June 25, 2019

Public Talk On Assemblages Of Collapse: The Affective World Of Parajanov And The Fall Of The Soviet Empire

American Research Institute of the South Caucasus (ARISC) Georgia Branch organizes a public talk on

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June 19, 2019

WiP: Russian Reflections on Postsocialist/Postcolonial Georgia

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 16th talk of the Spring/Summer

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June 5, 2019

WiP: Challenges in EU-Georgia Trade Relations

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 16th talk of the Spring

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May 29, 2019

WiP: Geneva International Discussions

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 15th talk of the Spring

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May 22, 2019

WiP: Remembering the Repressions of 1937

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 14th talk of the Spring

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May 17, 2019

2-Day Workshop On Research Design And Research Methods In The Social Sciences

American Research Institute of the South Caucasus (ARISC) invites early graduate and advanced undergraduate students

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May 15, 2019

WiP: Geopolitical Orientations of Russia’s Neighbor Populations

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 13th talk of the Spring

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May 1, 2019

WiP: Caucasian Albania and the Udis

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 12th talk of the Spring

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April 24, 2019

WiP: Paul Crego on St. Nino in Contemporary Georgian Literature

CRRC, ARISC and American Councils are proud to present the 11th talk of the Spring

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Networking Calls

ARISC is organizing teleconferenced networking sessions for scholars of the South Caucasus from around the world. These networking sessions are an informal way for scholars in all stages of their careers to meet and connect with one another on topics of mutual interest and have a chance to discuss issues relevant to their research. Sessions are devoted to broad topics. Attendees begin the session by introducing themselves, the topics of their research interests, and what they hope to discuss with the group during the session. A moderator will lead each discussion.

“Gender Successes and Gender Struggles: Including Gender Dimension into Teaching” with Dr. Joanna Regulska
Thursday, April 11, 2019 from 10:30am – 11:30am EDT (New York time)

“Social Media Use in Academia” with Dr. Ian Lindsay
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 from 11:00am – 12:00pm EDT (New York time)

“Women and Gender in Armenian Studies” with Dr. Houri Berberian
Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 11:00am – 12:00pm EDT (New York time)

Space is limited! Interested participants can reserve their space by emailing info@arisc.org. Please include the title of the session you are interested in attending, your name, contact information, and research interests in the email. Please include a note about what you would like to discuss with the group during the call. Additional information about meeting URL, login, and other details about joining the discussion will be sent in a confirmation email. Participants will need a computer/mobile device with internet connection, speakers/earphones, and microphone. Cameras are optional.

Sessions are free and open to all.

ARISC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, medical condition, ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, or status as a covered veteran.

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USA


June 18, 2019

Teaching the South Caucasus: A Workshop for College and University Educators

June 18-21, 2019University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Preliminary Schedule The American Research Institute of the

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April 13, 2019

The South Caucasus Region: Crossroads of Societies & Polities. An Assessment of Research Perspectives in Post-Soviet Times

Saturday, April 13, 20191.00 – 4.15pm17 Apache room Chairs: Alvaro Higueras, David Berikashvili and Isabelle

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