A Tale of Two Uprising - Student experiences in Poland
Center Director Nancy Sinkoff is leading a "Global Field Experience" in Poland from May 12 - May 21. Students are contributing blog posts and photographs every day at https://ataleoftwouprisings.wordpress.com/
Undergraduate Major and Minor Required Courses
European Studies is an interdisciplinary major, and its courses are taught in a number of departments.
Taught in Fall Term 2016
360:401 The Idea of Contemporary Europe - Instructor: S. Petursson Click HERE for sample syllabus (PDF Download)
History - 510:101 and 510:102 Development of Europe I and II
For a complete listing of courses qualifying for the major, click here.
Additional qualifying courses
Not a complete list; these courses highlight some occasional or unusual offerings. See the undergraduate advisor to ask about other qualifying courses.
510:375 Revolutionary Russia and the Soviet Union - Instructor: J. Hellbeck
510:383 Eastern Europe, 1945-Present - Instructor: M. Feinberg
790:370 Western Traditions in Political Science, Plato to Machiavelli - Instructor: D. Bathory
790:381 Politics of Russia and Eastern Europe - Instructor: Locoman
Russian and East European Languages and Literatures
787:250 Contemporary Polish Literature (in English) - Instructor: E. Bojanowska
Events for Europeanists at Rutgers-New Brunswick
Welcome to the Center For European Studies at Rutgers
The Center's mission is to promote research and teaching on modern Europe at Rutgers and to foster intellectual exchanges between members of the Rutgers community and European scholars and institutions. The CES sponsors an undergraduate major and minor in European Studies and hosts a Graduate Associates Program, bringing together an interdisciplinary group of graduate students with research interests in Europe. Every year, the CES hosts a rich assortment of public lectures, conferences and outreach activities that foster deeper understanding of European history, politics and culture.
Please explore our website, which details our activities and provides information on upcoming events. We hope you will join us in supporting European Studies at Rutgers.