Resources

February 18, 2016

IGL Funding Request Form (Updated Feb. 17 2015)

Student Resources

**PLEASE NOTE: This form must be completed before funding request can be considered. The completed form should be submitted to the IGL Executive Director, or emailed to igl@tufts.edu

February 17, 2016

IGL Funding Award Notifications and Conditions

Student Resources

**PLEASE NOTE: Any deviation from the original stated use of these funds must be approved in advance.

September 01, 2015

IGLExperiential Education & Research Process Spring 2015

Student Resources

The following process is required of all students to participate on IGL-sponsored research trips.

Requirements:

• All students must follow the attached process.

• All students conducting research must have taken a research methodology course; for groups, the team leader must have the methodology requirement though it is recommended for all students participating.

• All students must attend the required research briefing, scheduled each semester, and also have a phone briefing with the International SOS employee assigned to the country you are traveling to.

September 01, 2015

IGL Programs Brochure

Publications

This brochure provides an overview of all Institute programs as of the beginning of the 2014-15 academic year (pdf, 6mb)

August 18, 2015

2014 - 2015 IGL Student Handbook

Student Resources
March 03, 2015

2015 EPIIC Russia Symposium: Suzanne Massie [Audio]

Audio/Video

Thursday, February 26
Keynotes on Russia and Identity, 7:00pm
ASEAN Auditorium, Cabot Intercultural Center

• Suzanne Massie, Author; Trust but Verify: Reagan, Russia, and Me
Dr. Jean Mayer Global Citizenship Award presented by Joel Wasserman, EPIIC 2015 Colloquium Member

March 01, 2015

EPIIC Symposium 2015: Security Strategy: Military Reform and Nuclear Capability

Audio/Video

Lt. Gen Arlen Jameson (USAF, ret.), Former Deputy Commander in Chief, U.S. Strategic Command; Vice Chairman, Air Force Academy Board of Visitors

Michael Kofman, Russia/Eurasia Security and Defense Public Policy Scholar, Kennan Institute, Wilson Center, Adviser for military to military engagements for senior officers at National Defense University

Brigadier General Kevin Ryan (U.S. Army retired), Director, Defense and Intelligence Projects at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs 

Svetlana Savranskaya, Director, Cooperative Projects with Russia and Editor, Russian and East Bloc Archival Documents Database, National Security Archive 

Major General Pavel Zolotarev (Russian Armed Forces, ret.), Deputy Director, Institute of U.S. and Canadian Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences 

Dr. Jean Mayer Global Citizenship Award presented by Minkyung Kim, EPIIC 2015 Colloquium Member 

Moderated by Joshua Golding, EPIIC 2015 Colloquium Member 

• Alumni Award Presentation: James Hershberg (EPIIC’88), Associate Professor of History and International 

Affairs, Elliot School of International Affairs, The George Washington University

March 01, 2015

EPIIC Symposium 2015: Beyond the Barrel: The Russian Economy

Audio/Video

Begins at 2:43:02

• Ari Axelrod, Senior Fellow, Council on Emerging Market Enterprises, The Fletcher School, Tufts University; Partner, Banyan Family Business Advisors

• Maxim Bratersky, Professor, Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs, National Research University, Higher School of Economics, Moscow

• Birgit Hansl, Lead Economist for the Russian Federation and Country Sector Coordinator in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network in the Europe and Central Asia Region, World Bank

• Matthew Murray, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa for the International Trade 

Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce 

Dr. Jean Mayer Global Citizenship Award presented by Atanas Grozdev, EPIIC 2015 Colloquium Member

• Stephan Vitvitsky (EPIIC’06), International Economist, Office of Europe and Eurasia, US Department of Treasury 

Moderated by Maxim Kondratenko, EPIIC 2015 Colloquium Member

March 01, 2015

EPIIC Symposium 2015: Ruling Russia: Governance in the 21st Century

Audio/Video

Begins at 29:31

Ilya Ponomarev, Member of Russian Parliament, State Duma; Chairman of Innovation and Venture Capital Subcommittee, Economic Policy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Committee; one of the leaders of the left flank of Russian politics

Thomas F. Remington, Goodrich C. White Professor of Political Science, Emory University; Author, Presidential Decrees in Russia: A Comparative Perspective and The Politics of Inequality in Russia

Stanislav Stanskikh, Russian constitutional expert; Civil Rights Activist; Moderator, Strasbourg Democratic Russian-Ukrainian Dialogue

Student Presentation: Grigory Khakimov, EPIIC Colloquium Member; Junior, majoring in International Relations with a thematic concentration on Europe and the Former Soviet Union; Former Member, Russian Democratic Party Yabloko 

Moderated by Vance Matthews, EPIIC 2015 Colloquium Member

February 27, 2015

EPIIC Symposium 2015: The New Cold War? Russia-US Relations

Audio/Video

Begins at 2:35:20

Oksana Boyko, Host, Worlds Apart, RT TV; former Political and Foreign Correspondent

Matthew Rojansky, Director, Kennan Institute, Wilson Center; former Deputy Director of the Russia and Eurasia 

Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 

Feodor Voitolovsky, Deputy Director, Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Russian Academy of 

Sciences (IMEMO RAN)

Andrew S. Weiss, Vice President for Studies, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Amb Jack Matlock, U.S. Ambassador to Moscow (1987-91) 

Robert Legvold, Marshall D. Shulman Professor Emeritus, Department of Political Science, Columbia University 

Dmitri Trenin, Director, Carnegie Moscow Center; former Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Europe, Moscow; served in the Russian Armed Forces, 1972-93 

February 27, 2015

EPIIC Symposium 2015: Keynote Address: An Ambassador’s Perspective [Video]

Audio/Video

• Amb Jack Matlock, U.S. Ambassador to Moscow (1987-91) 

Dr. Jean Mayer Global Citizenship Award presented by Shelby Luce, EPIIC 2015 Colloquium Member

February 27, 2015

EPIIC Symposium 2015: Keynote Conversation: U.S.-Russian Political Dynamics

Audio/Video

Robert Legvold, Marshall D. Shulman Professor Emeritus, Department of Political Science, Columbia University

Dmitri Trenin, Director, Carnegie Moscow Center; former Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Europe, Moscow; served in the Russian Armed Forces, 1972-93

February 27, 2015

EPIIC Symposium 2015: Welcome, Introductions and Keynote

Audio/Video

Begins at 28:21

Anthony Monaco, President, Tufts University

James Glaser, Dean of Arts and Sciences, Tufts University

Sherman Teichman, Founding Director, Institute for Global Leadership

Ben Spevack, EPIIC 2015 Colloquium Member

• Alumni Award Presentation: Alexandra Vacroux (EPIIC’86), Executive Director, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University; James Hershberg

Kirill Koroteev, Senior Lawyer, Human Rights Centre, Memorial, Moscow

Dr. Jean Mayer Global Citizenship Award presentation

Joshua Rubenstein, Former Northeast Regional Director of Amnesty International; Author, Leon Trotsky: A Revolutionary’s Life; Associate, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University

February 23, 2015

Russia in the 21st Century: A Cultural Evening Program Download

Publications

Presented by EPIIC’s “Russia in the 21st Century” and Tufts’ Russian and Slavic Student Association

February 25, 2015
Slater Concourse, 6:30pm
Distler Auditorium, 7:00pm
 

February 17, 2015

Great Catastrophe: Armenians, Turks, and the Politics of Genocide with Thomas de Waal

Audio/Video

Thomas de Waal is a senior associated in the Russia and Eurasia Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, specializing primarily in the South Caucus region, comprising Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia and their breakaway territories, as well as in the wider Black Sea region. De Waal is an acknowledged expert on the unresolved conflicts of the South Caucasus: Abkhazia, Nagorno_Karabakh, and South Ossetia. From 2002 to 2009, he worked as an analyst and project manager on the conflicts in the South Caucasus for the London-based NGOS conciliation resources and the Institute for War and Peace Reporting.