Kayla Grumbles

Primary office:
Wescoe Hall
Room 2122
University of Kansas
1445 Jayhawk Blvd
Lawrence, KS 66045


Office Hours:

T, 1:00-3:00, and by appointment


Education: Baylor University, BA, 2013: Russian, Linguistics; University of Kansas, MA, 2016: Slavic Languages & Literature

Entered Program: Fall, 2014

Conference Participation:

  1. (Undergraduate) CARTA 2013, "Their Daughter, Their Comrade: Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya's Image in Soviet Media 1942-1987"
  2. ASEEES 2015, Roundtable Discussion: "Bucking the Trend? The US-Russia Peer-to-Peer Dialogue Program in an Era of Renewed Hostility and Mistrust.”
  3. Midwest Slavic Conference 2016, "This is My Narrative Space, That's Yours: Examining Player Expectations for Narrative Space Construction in Video Games"

Giving

1st annual Graduation Ceremony

KU’s Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies program is one of only 12 federally-funded national resource centers in the US
Only doctoral program in Slavic Languages and Literatures between the Mississippi and the West Coast
100% of graduate students in the Slavic program had funding in academic year 2012-13
KU's Libraries house over 500,000 volumes of Slavic books and electronic editions
Two of the department’s last four doctoral candidates have won a Fulbright grants to conduct dissertation research abroad