The Monterey Initiative in Russian Studies (MIR) enables students with advanced Russian language skills to professionalize their interest in Russia and Eurasia.

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Monterey Summer Symposium on Russia

This year, the Monterey Summer Symposium on Russia (MSSR) has been redesigned to address questions raised by the war in Ukraine: What did previous analysis overlook? How do we place the conflict in historical context? What constitutes power? And how do we rebuild from this nadir? Learn more about MSSR 2022.