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Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies
The University of Kansas
Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies
Bailey Hall , 320
1440 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence , Kansas 66047



Our Mission

Our mission as a resource center and as an academic program is:

  • To meet the national need for Russian, East European & Eurasian specialists in academic, government, and private sectors by producing students with superior language training and an excellent foundation in area studies, and providing them with professional mentoring, enhancement activities, and significant opportunities for study and research abroad.
  • To support students and faculty in their research and intellectual enhancement so that they can become and remain superior teachers, scholars, and mentors.
  • To be a resource locally, regionally, and nationally, providing outreach, support services, and information to other KU units, K-16, media, business, government, military, and community constituencies.