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CREES Newsletter

The CREES Newsletter 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. Sign-up today!

We encourage all alumni to send in updates as to your activities for us to share with your former classmates. It's easy to do with our online contact form. Or you can email us at crees@ku.edu.

CREES Newsletter Spring 2015 [pdf]



As cited by the Association of American Colleges & Universities, one of the top ten skills employers look for in a college graduate is the ability to understand the global context in which work is now performed. #JustDoIt
Study a foreign language, get a job
“Life after graduation” are the three most chilling words a college student can hear. For many, the topic leaves us rattled to the core, shaken with the idea of preparing for meetings on a Tuesday …

RT @KUEdwardsCampus : Join us Thursday, April 2 as @KUCREES hosts a free movie screening of The Thief at 6 p.m. More: http://t.co/wiqFfk5IBW
Brownbag: “Empire Strikes Back:..,” Serhii Plokhii (Mykhailo Hrushevskyi professor...) 3/10/15 Brownbag: “Empire Strikes Back: The Fall of the USSR and the Ukraine Crisis,” Sehri Plokhii (Mykhailo Hrushevskyi professor of Ukrainian history at Harvard University). 3/10/15

One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
46 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times