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Kosovo’s President Vjosa Osmani Visits the Munk School

November 26, 2021

CERES and the Munk School hosted Kosovo’s President Vjosa Osmani on 22 November where an almost exclusively student audience got a unique chance to talk to a world leader about what’s ahead for Kosovo and the wider Balkans. A recent article...

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Catherine Lukits on (Emotional) Revolution and Scholarship

October 21, 2021

Congratulations to Catherine Lukits, the winner of the 2021 Dr. Janet Hyer Essay Prize, which recognizes exceptional achievement by a second-year CERES MA candidate in completing their Major Research Paper (MRP). The prize was established in the memory of Dr....

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2021 Messages in the Media

October 12, 2021

Congratulations to the team of editors of Messages in the Media (editor-in-chief Oya Darici and editors Maddie Skoblo, Michael Levinson, Sofia Shatrova, Nadiya Kovalenko, and Katie Kinross) on the publication of the 2021 issue of the journal! The journal is...

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In Memoriam: Joseph Cermak

September 27, 2021

The CERES community is saddened to learn of the death of Josef Čermák, one of our program’s closest friends and supporters. Joe, as we all called him, was 96 years old. An immigrant from the former Czechoslovakia, Joe was a...

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CERES Alumnus Delila Bikic Reflects on Her Hometown of Sarajevo

August 3, 2021

CERES Alumna Delila Bikic has recently published a reflection on her hometown of Sarajevo available for reading here: https://opencanada.org/my-sarajevo/ Delila is a recent graduate of the JD program at Osgoode Hall Law School. Delila will be commencing her articles at...

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CERES Professor Lucan Way Wins the Research Excellence Faculty Scholar Award for 2021

April 23, 2021

Congratulations to CERES Faculty Member Lucan Way, who is the recipient of the Research Excellence Faculty Scholar award for 2021 at the University of Toronto Scarborough! The award committee noted Professor Way’s outstanding research record and substantial contributions to UTSC...

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Hellenic Studies Program launches a new Greek Language Portal

March 26, 2021

Tell me in ten words or fewer what greeklanguage.ca is (no pressure!). Where did the idea come from, and how did it come into reality? Who designs and runs it? Who are your target audiences? What has the response/usage been...

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Meet Our Graduates

February 17, 2021

Frederik Hayward, CERES MA, Class of 2020 Born in Germany and moving to Canada at a young age, Frederik has always been interested in cultural exchange and analysis with a transatlantic lens. After completing his BA in Contemporary Studies and Philosophy at...

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February 17, 2021

We are thrilled to announce the new CERES podcast: CERES Circles Back. Three of our master’s students host episodes on all things CERES-related, with a focus on the student experience. Tune into CCB episodes to hear students and alumni discuss...

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February 4, 2021

CERES Acting Director Prof. Edward Schatz discusses his new book, Slow Anti-Americanism: Social Movements and Symbolic Politics in Central Asia in this Q&A with the Munk School.

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