• International Women’s Day Event

    Mar 1, 2012

    Thursday, March 8, is International Women’s Day, a very important holiday in Russia. To celebrate, the Russian Club invites you to make paper flowers for the important women in your life on the OC from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

  • Russian and politics major joins admissions staff

    Jul 1, 2009

    Brian Fuller ’07 earned degrees in Russian and politics at Cornell, including a semester spent studying in Russia as a senior. He’s found that many of the skills he learned at Cornell now serve him well closer to home in his role with the Cornell Admission Office.

  • Erceg applies Russian Fulbright experience to work with Slavic youth in U.S.

    Jun 20, 2009

    Laura Erceg ’06 earned a Fulbright award as a senior and spent 2006-07 in Vladivostok, Russia, working with at-risk youth for a variety of programs. As a student, she studied for a semester in Krasnodar, Russia through an Associated Colleges of the Midwest program.

  • Alumnus Ross joins staff to expand off-campus study opportunites

    May 31, 2009

    After graduating with a degree in Russian, Amanda Ross ’06 spent a year in Vladimir, Russia teaching English at the American Home, a small language school. She then returned to Cornell to staff the college’s newly established International and Off-Campus Studies Office.

  • Wondra awarded Fulbright for Russian studies

    Apr 21, 2009

    MOUNT VERNON – Cornell College senior Nic Wondra of Centennial, Colo. has received a Fulbright Award for 2009-2010 to study the educational system of the Republic of Georgia.

  • Wondra completes State Department fellowship in Armenia

    Sep 10, 2008

    As a Cornell Fellow for the U.S. Department of State in Yerevan, Armenia, Nic Wondra experienced many aspects of diplomacy during a period of intense political turmoil and violence. Wondra calls his three-block fellowship “the most rewarding and edifying work experience I have ever had.”

  • 2nd Cornell student awarded Fulbright grant

    Jun 14, 2006

    MOUNT VERNON – Laura Erceg of Bemidji, Minn., a recent graduate of Cornell College with majors in Russian and sociology, has been awarded a Fulbright grant, the second Cornell student to receive a Fulbright this year. Beginning in August, Erceg will spend 10 1/2 months in Russia hosted by the psychology and social sciences department […]