News From The CREES Community

KU CREES announces 2024 Laird Essay Contest winner

LAWRENCE — A University of Kansas undergraduate student’s paper about supply chain sanctions against Russia is the winner of the 2024 Roy D.

KU center to bring festival celebrating Eastern European and Eurasian culture to downtown Lawrence

LAWRENCE — The Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies (CREES) at the University of Kansas will have its annual Spring Festival from 4 to 7 p.m. March 3.

KU welcomes Ukrainian food anthropologist, historian as visiting professor

LAWRENCE — An anthropologist and historian from Lviv, Ukraine, with expertise in the cultural exchange and culinary traditions of Eastern Europe has joined the University of Kansas for the 2024-25 calendar year.
Spring 2024 CREES Courier Newsletter Cover features a Polish papercut motif with flowers and roosters

CREES Courier

The CREES COURIER features REES-area studies at the University of Kansas, including event programming, outreach, and faculty, student, and alumni updates. The newsletter comes out twice a year, usually at the beginning of every semester.

Our Newsletter