The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Preparation Guide
What is the Three Minute Thesis competition? The 3MT is an academic competition that helps graduate students clarify and explain their research to others in a fun and collegial way. It began in 2008...
Student Government Reform in Higher Education in...
Eliza Bicego (University of Sydney) and Dr. Olenka Bilash (University of Alberta)
Community of Practice: Need for Collaboration...
Surya Surendran (University of Hyderabad) and Dr. Olenka Bilash (University of Alberta)
Developing Sustainable Research Capacity focusing...
Campbell Harvey (University of Sydney) and Dr. Olenka Bilash (University of Alberta)
RIDRU’s Three Minute Thesis (3MT)...
Graduate students share research and ideas about reform in Ukraine and solutions to Ukraine’s challenges. Evidence, rhetoric and audience engagement That’s the formula for RIDRU’s Three...
Andreas Umland “The Six Futures of Ukraine:...
This presentation outlines six possible scenarios, options, and strategies for the development of Ukraine’s (as well as, to lesser degree, Georgia’s and Moldova’s) security situation, during...
Ammon Cheskin “Russian Speaking...
Post-Soviet states such as Ukraine, Belarus, Latvia, Estonia, Kazakhstan and Moldova all house large populations of ‘Russian-speakers’. However, the identities and experiences of Russophone...
Dr. David Marples “Decommunization in...
The word ‘Decommunization’ has become a familiar one in Ukrainian society, a means of fulfilling the mandate of the so-called Memory Laws of the spring of 2015, and the program of the Ukrainian...
Dr. Bridget Goodman “Comparing language...
How have the statuses of the state language (Ukrainian/Kazakh), Russian, and English evolved since independence from the Soviet Union in 1991? What do these developments tell us about the relative...
Wisam Abdul Jabbar “Internalized Arab...
This presentation explores the notion of Diaspora within the context of the DuBoisian Double Consciousness (the individual sensation of feeling as though your identity is divided into several parts)....