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Marie-Rose Sheinerman Photo by Angel Kuo ’24

Sunday November 13

Princeton University senior Marie-Rose Sheinerman has been awarded a Rhodes Scholarship for graduate study at the University of Oxford. 
In the Global History Lab (GHL), Princeton University students can study the war in Ukraine, the Taliban’s recent takeover of Afghanistan and mass displacement in East Africa from people who have experienced those events firsthand. This one-of-a-kind online course brings together learners from all over the world with the goal of fostering empathy, promoting civic engagement and changing higher education’s approach to historical research and knowledge creation.

Friday October 28

In the Global History Lab (GHL), Princeton University students can study the war in Ukraine, the Taliban’s recent takeover of Afghanistan and mass displacement in East Africa from people who have experienced those events firsthand. This one-of-a-kind online course brings together learners from all over the world with the goal of fostering empathy, promoting civic engagement and changing higher education’s approach to historical research and knowledge creation.
Exceptional scholars from around the world are at Princeton University this fall to begin a year of research, writing and collaboration as the tenth cohort of Fung Global Fellows. From left to right: Dimitri Courant, Veda Vaidyanathan, Nithya Joseph and Tania Sharmin. Photo by Adena Stevens

Tuesday October 11

Five exceptional scholars from around the world have arrived at Princeton University this fall to begin a year of research, writing and collaboration as the tenth cohort of Fung Global Fellows.
On Wednesday, Sep. 7, the Brazil LAB hosted "Democracy Besieged in Brazil’s Bicentennial: Reflections on a Momentous Presidential Election" with Brazilian social scientists and public intellectuals Angela Alonso and Miguel Lago, in conversation  Deborah Yashar, the Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs and director of Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS).

Wednesday September 14

On Wednesday, Sep. 7, the Brazil LAB hosted "Democracy Besieged in Brazil’s Bicentennial: Reflections on a Momentous Presidential Election" with Brazilian social scientists and public intellectuals Angela Alonso and Miguel Lago, in conversation  Deborah Yashar, the Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs and director of Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS).

Monday August 08

Simon Gikandi, the Robert Schirmer Professor of English and chair of the Department of English, and Chika Okeke-Agulu, professor of art and archaeology and African American studies and director of the Program in African Studies, have been elected corresponding fellows of the British Academy, in recognition of their contribution to the humanities.
World Politics (Volume 74, Issue 3) is available online.  

Tuesday July 19

World Politics (Volume 74, Issue 3) is available online.  
The Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) announces the establishment of the Global Japan Lab (GJL) to promote and support research, teaching and training on contemporary Japan across multiple disciplines.

Friday July 01

The Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) announces the establishment of the Global Japan Lab (GJL) to promote and support research, teaching and training on contemporary Japan across multiple disciplines.
Deborah J. Yashar, professor of politics and international affairs, has been appointed director of the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) and the Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs. Her appointment is effective July 1, 2022.

Tuesday June 21

Deborah J. Yashar, professor of politics and international affairs, has been appointed director of the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) and the Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs. Her appointment is effective July 1, 2022.
“Justice as Checks and Balances: Indigenous Claims in the Courts of Colonial Mexico” by Edgar Franco Vivanco, an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Michigan, first published in the September 2021 issue of World Politics, was named co-winner of the 2022 APSA Mary Parker Follett prize.

Monday June 06

“Justice as Checks and Balances: Indigenous Claims in the Courts of Colonial Mexico” by Edgar Franco Vivanco, an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Michigan, first published in the September 2021 issue of World Politics, was named co-winner of the 2022 APSA Mary Parker Follett prize.
Ben Reade

Thursday May 26

Reade Ben ’22 from Loudonville, N.Y., was named a Fulbright scholar and will pursue a research project in Serbia studying foreign direct investment with the Belgrade Center for Security Policy in conjunction with the University of Belgrade.