Academic Year FLAS Fellows

The Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center is pleased to announce the awardees for this academic year’s Foreign Language Area Studies Fellowship, funded by the U. S. Department of Education. This year ten students from eight different departments will be studying four different REEES languages and related area studies scholarship at the University of Illinois. We at REEEC would like to extend our congratulations to the following students for the national recognition of their studies:

Foreign Language Area Studies Fellowships
Academic Year 2018-2019

Graduate Students:
Elizabeth Abosch (Russian) – History
Melissa Bialecki (Ukrainian) – Musicology
Tyler Dolan (Ukrainian) – Slavic
Sydney Lazarus (Russian) – Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies
Sarah Leffingwell (Russian) – Political Science
Kathryn O’Dowd (Czech) – Sociology
Victoria Sobolev (Ukrainian) – Advertising
Jesse Mikhail Wesso (Russian) – Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies

Undergraduate Students:
Priyasha Bhatt (Turkish) – Anthropology
Jamie Hendrickson (Russian) – Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies

For more information about our FLAS fellows, please visit our Graduate Students and FLAS Fellows page.

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