Slavic and Eurasian Studies


May 4

Russian Conversational Hour

  4:00 PM
  Burdine Lounge (4th floor, in front of BUR 452)

May 6

10th Polish Festival in Houston

  4:00 PM
  Our Lady of Czestochowa, 1731 Blalock Drive, Houston, TX 77080

May 6

Slavic Discoteka

  9:00 PM
  Russian House of Austin (307 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78701)

Jun 6

Food: Cultures & Controversies

  8:30 AM
  UT Campus

Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Welcome Incoming CREEES Majors!

CREEES is proud to welcome ten new MA candidates to its graduate program this Fall — making it one of the biggest and most competitive incoming cohorts the Center has seen. Check out all of our amazing graduate students on our Graduate Student page!

Undergraduate Advising

Undergraduate Advising is now in Benedict Hall (BEN) 2.108.

Liz Hastings, the undergraduate advisor, can be reached at 512-232-4506 or

Appointments are available: M–F, 8:30–11:30am & 1:00–4:30pm.
Students may be able to make a same-day appointment depending on availability.

For more information, please click HERE.

Polish Studies Endowment

CREEES and the Department of Slavic and East European Studies have joined the Austin Polish Society in a fundraising campaign with the aim of continuing and expanding Polish Studies at UT. Learn more at: Giving to the Polish Studies Endowment.

Texas Czech Legacy Project

The Texas Czech Legacy Project (TCLP), a project in the Department of Slavic and East European Studies, aims to create a central place documenting the language, culture, and history of ethnic Czech Moravians in Texas. Learn more about TCLP.

Faculty Spotlight

Thomas Garza


Russian language teaching methodology/ Applied linguistics/ Contemporary Russian culture/ The Chechen wars and the media/ Post-Soviet youth cul... more

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