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Welcome to REEES


The Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies is the home of undergraduate and graduate programs in all fields connected to Russia, Eastern Europe, and former Soviet Eurasia at the University of Oregon. Together with its sister programs in the Oregon Consortium of International and Area Studies Programs (OCIAS), the Center is located in Prince Lucien Campbell Hall (PLC) on the University of Oregon campus.

We invite you to browse our website, join us on Facebook and encourage you to contact us for further information!

Visit our Russian Cooking Blog to view the collection of recipes, photos from UO Russian Club events and more!

Visit our UO Russian Theater Blog where you will find information about our past and upcoming events. 

Watch the YouTube video below for reasons to study Russian at the UofO!

News & Announcements

Upcoming REEES Events

Wednesday March 1st, 2017 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Global Scholars Hall Demo Kitchen

Come celebrate Maslenitsa with Russian Club this week!! On March 1st from 6 PM until 8 PM at the GSH Demo Kitchen we will be preparing Blini, Russian pancakes! As a special treat, we will be joined by a delegation of Russian students from Stavropol who are participating in a Peer-to Peer project here at the UO.

This is a great chance to learn to make Blini and practice your Russian with native speakers! Hope to see you all there!

Friday March 3rd, 2017 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm at Mills International Center (EMU, UO)

Russian Bard: The Singer-songwriter of the people’s feelings will perform at Mills International Center (EMU, University of Oregon) on March 3rd from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Valerii Mitrofanenko is visiting Eugene from Stavropol, Russia and will only have one concert in Eugene. We hope that our Russian-speaking and American communities who love Russian culture will join us for an evening of wonderful music and guitar play.

The event is free for public, with Russian tea and pastries provided after the concert.

Saturday MarLady Peasant Posterch 11, 2017 7:30 p.m. and Sunday March 12, 2017 2:30 p.m. 

Love, alcohol & misunderstandings: The Lady Peasant (Барышня-крестьянка) is a bilingual play based on Aleksandr Pushkin’s Russian-language parody of Shakespeare’s romantic themes. It is presented by the Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies Program at the University of Oregon, in collaboration with University of Oregon Libraries, Department of Theatre Arts, UO School of Music and Dance, Global Scholars Hall, and University Housing.  Adapted and directed by Julia Nemirovskaya. UO Global Scholars Hall Room 123, 1710 East 15th Avenue Eugene OR 97403. We hope to see you there!