Diversity

This category explores the minorities that add so much diversity to the countries of Eurasia. This includes minority religions as well as ethnic, cultural, and linguistic groups. You can also find out more about the racial and sexual diversity of students studying abroad with the Minorities Abroad project on our sister site SRASStudents.org.

A Guide to Jewish Saint Petersburg

The history of Jewish people in Saint Petersburg dates back hundreds of years. In the late 18th century, Russia’s annexation of eastern Poland saw millions of Jews move deeper into Russia under Catherine the Great. Many came to Saint Petersburg. When Catherine later created the Pale of Settlement in 1791, many Jews were forced to […]

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