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Gary Guadagnolo has recently completed his Title VIII Combined Research and Language Training Program in Kazan, Russia. Gary reflects on his experience on his experience abroad...

The Tbilisi Works-in-Progress academic discussion series, now in its third year, is jointly organized by American Councils, the Caucasus Research Resource Centers and the American Research Institute of the South Caucasus. The talks take place every Wednesday evening at the International School of Economics of Tbilisi (ISET), and the series offers a forum for both local and visiting researchers to present their projects and receive feedback and constructive criticism.

Title VIII Southeast European Language Training fellow Jonathan Eaton is making the most of his time studying in Albania. Jonathan -- a graduate student in anthropology from the University of Toronto -- reached out to a small Albanian NGO and was able to assist the organization with a heritage preservation project, all while improving his language skills. He reflects on the experience as follows: