Languages and Literatures
News & Events
Russian students of all levels and others interested in speaking Russian, stop by the Russian Language Table at 4pm on Oct. 19, Nov. 2 and Nov. 16 at the Allison Dining Hall. Refreshments provided!
Congratulations to Slavic major Jessica Castellanos, who is in Kazakhstan on a Boren Scholarship, participating in the Russian Language and Area Studies Program in Almaty. She hopes to spend the summer in Astana to help with Expo 2017, an international renewable energy conference!
Congratulations to recent grad Carmen Finashina, PhD, and grad student Polina Maksimovich! Both will be teaching at Loyola University Chicago this year!
Slavic Minor Jordan Todes had an article published in the Fall 2016 issue of The Birch. Copies are available in the Department office. Congratulations, Jordan!
Professor Emeritus Irwin Weil's book, From the Cincinnati Reds to the Moscow Reds: The Memoirs of Irwin Weil, earned a positive review in Russian via the Independent Newspaper, written by Vladimir Kataev. The book was published in English in May 2015.