Slavic and Eurasian Studies
Slavic and Eurasian Studies


Jul 27

Festival of Russian Music

  7:30 PM
  Bates Recital Hall | 2406 Robert Dedman Drive

Jul 28

Austin Polish Society: Polish History Club Meeting

  4:30 PM
  Lakewood Clubhouse | 7317 Lakewood Dr, Austin, TX 78750

Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Spring 2019 Commencement
Friday, May 24, 2019 • 11:30am • Frank Erwin Center

CREEES and the Department of Slavic and East European Studies will be part of the College of Liberal Arts Ceremony on Friday, May 24, at the Frank Erwin Center. Details for students and guests can be found on the Liberal Arts Joint Ceremony Information webpage. 

University-Wide Ceremony
Saturday, May 25, 2019 • 8pm • Main Mall

The 135th university-wide Spring Commencement will be held on May 25 on the Main Mall. See full schedule hereA map for navigating campus during commencement weekend, including information about construction and road closures, is available here. 

Congratulations to our 2018–19 Graduates!


William Bath (Spring) • Erin Beckworth (Fall) • Samantha Farmer (Spring) • Nikki Grant (Spring) • Adam Hanzel (Spring) • Rebecca Helms (Fall) • Andrea Hernandez (Spring) • Sneha Jain (Spring) • Elia Law (Spring) • Regina Maze (Spring) • Josephine McReynolds (Spring) • Alexis Pederson (Spring) • Trevor Penwell (Spring) • Karissa Vail (Fall)


MA Graduates:

Molly Adler (Spring, MA, Global Policy Studies/REE)
Guadalupe Barrientos (Spring, MA, REE)
Olga Dorman
(Fall, MA, REE)
Nicholas Hemlock (Spring, MA, REE)
 Switala (Fall, MA, REE)
James Wenninger (Spring, MA, Global Policy Studies/REE)

Undergraduate Advising

Stephanie Quinn is the undergraduate advisor for CREEES and the Slavic Department. Please see her for help with course add/drops, degree audits, questions about course equivalencies, lifting advising bars, etc.

Visit Gebauer Building (GEB) 2.306 or contact Stephanie at 512-471-4271 or

See more on our Undergraduate Advising page.

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.

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