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News and Events
Event--May 4Department of World Languages and Literatures is hosting a breakfast to celebrate students graduating with a major or a minor in the department.
News posted--April 6, 2018New course for Fall 2018!
RUSS 290: Religion and Art in Russia and China since 2000
News posted--February 26, 2018Act & Punishment: The Pussy Riot Trials (2015)
Gender, Art & Politics in Russia
Documentary Film Screening and talk by the film director Evgeny Mitta
News posted--October 19, 2017Russ 290 - Topics in Russian Literature and Culture in Translation
Spring 2018 -THE UNDEAD in Russian Literature and Film
News posted--October 11, 2017Christopher Breen - World Languages (Chin/Fren) is the new SAAB representative for World Languages and Literatures.
News posted--February 21, 2017For the fifth year in a row, Lewis & Clark has been named one of the top producers of Fulbright Award winners in the country, according to the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. With ten Fulbright scholars in 2016–17, Lewis & Clark is in the top ten liberal arts college producers of Fulbrights in the nation, and the only top producer in Oregon.
News posted--June 17, 2016With a renowned commitment to international education, and a focus on nurturing curiosity, social consciousness, and critical thinking, Lewis & Clark is an ideal training ground for a career as a foreign correspondent. From the latest issue of The Chronicle, meet a few alumni making the journey.
News posted--May 24, 2016Russian Section had its annual graduation party on April 28th, 2016.
News posted--April 15, 2016Four seniors and five recent alumni will spend the next year overseas after receiving prestigious awards from the Fulbright Program. Lewis & Clark is one of the top producers of Fulbright award winners in the country.
News posted--February 17, 2016Russian 290 - Russian Laughter: Literature & Film, Fall 2016, TTH 1:50-3:20 pm
News posted--February 17, 2016Putting Russian to Work: Recent Russian Program Alum Publishes an Article about the Punk Protest Group Pussy RiotRecent Alum Publishes an Article about the Punk Protest Group Pussy Riot
News posted--September 1, 2014Scout Mills ’16, a self-designed Russian major at Lewis & Clark, spent the summer of 2014 in Kazan’, Russia, on the prestigious Critical Languages Scholarship program.Scout Mills ’16, a self-designed Russian major at Lewis & Clark, spent the summer of 2014 in Kazan’, Russia, on the prestigious Critical Languages Scholarship program.
News posted--June 25, 2014A small group of Lewis & Clark students of Russian and their professor are working on an oral history project about Russian-speaking immigration in Oregon.
News posted--June 23, 2014Ian Blair, “15, Religious Studies major and Russian Studies minor, spent the 2014 spring semester on the Lewis & Clark Overseas program in Vladivostok, Russia.
News posted--March 28, 2014This course introduces students to Russian fairy tales and their influenceon Russian literature, painting, music, opera, ballet, posters and film.
News posted--February 28, 2014Sarah Mills, a student of Russian, receives a Critical Language Scholarship which will support her summer study in Russia summer 2014.
News posted--October 24, 2013A new website titled “Russian-speaking communities in Oregon” was launched October 24, 2013.
News posted--October 15, 2013Put your language to work! FL298 Translation Theory and Practice: Translation in Global Context
News posted--October 7, 2013Students of Russian from Lewis & Clark volunteered in Russian Community in Portland on Sunday, October 6th, 2013
News posted--June 6, 2013Four students of Lewis & Clark honored in Nation-Wide Russian Essay-Writing Contest
News posted--May 16, 2013Two students of Russian, Vicky Radenkova (IA major/Russian minor, ‘14) and David Salkowski (Music major/Russian minor, ‘14) will do summer research investigating the history of Russian-speaking communities in Oregon from the early 20th century to the present.
News posted--April 7, 2013Prof. Osipovich selected as a Summer Fellow at the National Endowment for the Humanities’ Summer InstituteTatiana Osipovich, Associate Professor of Russian, has been selected as a summer fellow at the National Endowment for the Humanities’ Summer Institute, America’s Russian-Speaking Immigrants and Refugees: Twentieth Century Migration and Memory
News posted--March 8, 2013Russian 290 - Russian Laughter: Literature & Film, Fall 2013, TTH 1:50-3:20 pm
News posted--January 24, 2013Since moving to Siberia as a Fulbright scholar, Hilary Cline B.A. ’12 has experienced minus-52 degrees Fahrenheit, a cold so extreme “that your eyelashes freeze.” She has also experienced the warmest of welcomes from her new community in Khanty-Mansiysk, where she teaches English conversation and intercultural communication classes at Yugra State University, one of Russia’s newest colleges.
News posted--November 12, 2012Summer Intensive Language & Study-Abroad Program for Less Commonly Taught Languages - Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until May 24, 2013ASU (Arizona State University) Critical Languages Institute 2013
News posted--May 9, 2012Tadhg Fendt,’14 (Economics major/Russian minor) is a recipient of the Boren Scholarship
News posted--April 16, 2012Three Lewis & Clark Russian program seniors will spend the next year teaching in Russia after receiving prestigious awards from the Fulbright Program.
News posted--April 10, 2012Seven Lewis & Clark seniors will spend the next year teaching around the world after receiving prestigious awards from the Fulbright Program.
News posted--March 14, 2012Students of Russian participated in the 47th Annual International Fair which took place at Lewis & Clark College March 3, 2012.
News posted--October 13, 2011POLYGLOT 2012