From Orlando to Russia Through Cultural Projects

Dr. Alla Kourova will be hosting a virtual seminar titled “From Orlando to Russia Through Cultural Projects.” She will be discussing how she uses cultural projects with the students in the classroom to teach Russian language and culture. Anyone interested in learning about cultural projects is invited to register for the event at the link The seminar will begin on Zoom on Thursday June 25th  at 1:00pm.

Invitation for Pushkin Birthday Reading

We invite you to take part in the online event “Let’s Honor Pushkin,” dedicated to the 221st anniversary of the great poet! Anyone can become a participant of the action: for this it is necessary to read Pushkin’s poetic lines in Russian or English, record your own speech and post the video on social networks with hashtags #Let’sreadPushkin2020 and #PushkinUSA2020 or just send your video to us at 📧 You can speak both individually, and in a team of up to five people. We are waiting for everyone! Let’s fill our news feeds with beautiful poetry of the Great Russian genius!   #Rossotrudnicestvo # Pushkin2020 #ReadPuskin #Rossotrudnichestvo #Pushkin

Приглашаем принять участие онлайн-акции «Почитаем Пушкина», приуроченной к 221-летию со дня рождения великого поэта!Участниками акции может стать любой: для этого необходимо прочитать пушкинские стихотворные строчки на русском или английском языках, записать собственное выступление и выложить видеозапись в социальные сети с хештегами #ПочитаемПушкина2020 и #ПушкинСША2020 или просто направить свое видео нам на адрес Выступать можно как индивидуально, так и в коллективе до пяти человек. Ждем абсолютно всех! Давайте вместе наполним наши новостные ленты прекрасной поэзией Великого русского гения! #Rossotrudnicestvo #Pushkin2020 #ReadPuskin #Россотрудничество #Пушкин

2nd Day of STARTALK

Participants learning the alphabet


On the second day of the program, STARTALK participants had classes in the morning. They learned the Cyrillic alphabet, ways to introduce themselves, and how to write in cursive. Participants also sang songs, played “Морской Бой” (battleship) and “Телефон” (telephone).

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