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ДОБРО ПОЖАЛОВАТЬ!

Welcome to the Russian Program at Case Western Reserve University!

The Russian Program at CWRU offers beginning, intermediate, and advanced Russian courses for non-native and heritage speakers of Russian, as well as Russian literature in translation.

News and Student Activities

Kasey Pukys has received a highly competitive U.S. Department of State Critical Language (CLS) Scholarship award for summer 2021

Kasey Pukys (Class of 2022, BA Economics & International Studies, Russian Minor) has received a highly competitive U.S. Department of State Critical Language (CLS) Scholarship award for summer 2021. She will study Russian at the Russian Language Institute in Vladimir, a long-time CLS host institution. The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is an intensive...

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Featured course: RUSN 101/102 Elementary Russian I & II

ELEMENTARY RUSSIAN (I) 4-week session (1) June 1 – June 28 MTWThF 10:30AM-12:15PM Description: Take Russian at CWRU this summer and join 265 million people in the world who speak the language of Tolstoy and Dostoevsky. In Elementary Russian (I), you will learn to write in Cyrillic, speak about yourself, engage in conversations on everyday...

Kimberly Osbern (Russian Minor) became a Russian Scholar Laureate.

Kimberly Osbern (Russian Minor) received the ACTR Post Secondary Russian Scholar Laureate Award. Organized under the auspices of the American Council of Teachers of Russian (ACTR), the award seeks to provide national recognition for outstanding senior university-level students who best embody an enthusiasm for and love of things Russian.

St Sergius Orthodox Cathedral

St Sergius Orthodox Cathedral

Visit to St Sergius Orthodox Cathedral in Cleveland, to learn about Russian church music.

Beverage Kvas

Russian Dinner

Menus of Dinner - Soup Rassol'nik - Herring Dish Seledka Pod Shuboi - Meatballs with Rice Yozhiki - Beverage Kvas                  

Highlights

Spring 2020

Jeremy Wall (Arts & Sciences Undergraduate – Mathematics (BS)/Russian (Min)/Physics (Min) was nominated for the American Council of Teachers of Russian (ACTR) Post Secondary Russian Scholar Laureate Award (PSRSLA).

CWRU Eastern European Culture Club

The purpose of our organization is to celebrate the rich cultural heritage of Russia, and areas in which Russian culture is prominent – in both Eastern Europe and in the Greater Cleveland community.