Meredith Clason is the Associate Director of the Center for East European and Russian/Eurasian Studies (CEERES). She supports CESC activities through the Center’s contribution of financial and logistical support for curricular and public programming. Meredith has a B.A. in Russian Language and Literature and Women’s Studies from Mount Holyoke College and an M.A. in Russian Literature from UNC-Chapel Hill.

Thomas Gaulkin,
CIS Communications Coordinator, received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Chicago. Before joining the Center for International Studies he produced Worldview, Chicago Public Radio’s daily global affairs program.