Asia in Focus Speaker Series
Spring 2014 Spring Speakers
Wednesday, March 5th, 1:00-2:00pm, Ekstrom Library W104
Aigerim Shilibekova, Visiting Scholar, Davis Center for Russian & Eurasian Studies, Harvard Univ.
After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Kazakhstan as a post-communist state has been going through the challenging process of transition to the market economy and democratic society. This process accompanying Kazakhstan’s nation-building and state-building challenges influenced all aspects of societal development, including higher education.
Wednesday, April 2nd, 1:00-2:00pm, Ekstrom Library W104
Timothy Rich, Assistant Professor in Political Science, Western Kentucky University
See the list of our past speakers here.