PSSC in Photos

The Peace and Security in the South Caucasus (PSSC) program has been an amazing experience. The academic program was very well structured, and the professors were exceptional. I particularly enjoyed the courses on the history of the Caucasus, democratization and linguistics. My host family was incredibly welcoming and helped me through adjusting to living in …

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Batumi

My second weekend in Georgia, I traveled to Batumi. Batumi is the second largest city in Georgia, behind Tbilisi. It is located in the Adjara region, on the coast of the Black Sea. We rented a room in a cheap hostel for two nights. We arrived late Friday after travelling by bus and train through …

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The Real Georgia

Like many Eurasian counties, Georgia enjoys a wide variety of regional diversity and local differences. Whilst all are patriotically Georgian, each region of the country maintains its own local customs and traditions which fascinate the curious westerner. Over the course of the past month, I have been fortunate enough to be able to visit some …

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