Homes Overseas Russian Awards is the first and the only one overseas property awards in Russia. Sources said Russian officials were irritated by the fact that the children of Russia’s political elite were being educated abroad, while there parents were seen talking about patriotism but surrounded by Russia’s enemies”. If the war continues more Russian lives will be lost, more Russian aircraft will be shot down,” Kirby said.
As our world becomes more globalized, Russia will play a greater role in the world and the need for Russian specialists and professionals with knowledge of the Russian language and culture will continue to grow! In the second year, students continue their study of grammar and consolidate their active and passive language skills with reading, discussion, and written commentary on Russian lyrical poetry and texts on Russian cultural history. Whatever you bring with you does not have to be expensive at all, your Russian hosts will enjoy the story you tell about the gift. Russian majors as well as students who need Russian literature credit for classes taught in English are required to read texts in the original and to attend an additional weekly discussion section. You can learn the basics of Russian quickly and it will help you an enormous amount while travelling. If you would like to reach an instructor, see our Russian department faculty list.
If you know the Russian alphabet you can also read signs, menus and place names. We hope to develop our site further by offering just high quality content to help you learn Russian. Every spring, students in Dobro Slovo, the Russian language honor society , present independently produced projects based on specific issues in language, literature, and/or culture. When entering a Russian home, it is absolutely imperative to immediately remove your shoes. You can be very open with Russian friends, you can speak on any topics (aside politics), you can complain about your hard life, you can be yourself.
Finally, like Latin, Russian imparts to students a sense of structure which can be carried over to an understanding of one’s native tongue. If you have studied a language at another institution, to accurately assess your past instruction (and support your success in further Russian language study) we require a World Languages Prerequisite Clearance to register in RUSS 2 or higher. Faculty in the Department of Modern and Classical Languages as well as in the Department of History teach courses on Russian language, culture, and history.
In addition to the outstanding liberal arts education received as a student of Muhlenberg College, the Russian Studies program gives students the opportunity to focus on Russia and Eastern Europe and helps students recognize the importance of Slavic affairs in the contemporary world.