Info Session: Study in Russia with Bard-Smolny

March 7, 2013 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm (already occurred)

Study abroad in Saint Petersburg at Smolny College, Russia’s first liberal arts college.

If you are looking for a challenging environment in which to pursue your academic studies while advancing your Russian language skills, come learn more about the Bard-Smolny Study Abroad Program on Thursday, March 7, at 7 p.m. in the Career Center workshop room.

The Bard-Smolny program is a complete immersion experience in which each participant:

~ Enrolls in a nine-credit Russian as a Second Language program

~ Selects thematic courses (conducted in Russian) from Smolny's full liberal arts curriculum and study alongside Russian peers

~ Earns credit toward an undergraduate degree with courses in literature, art history, politics, economics, history, music and more

~ Receives personalized academic advising and guidance

~ Participates in a rich cultural program that brings students to cultural venues within Saint Petersburg and to other Russian cities

~ Lives with Russian students or families in either the dormitory or home-stay program

~ Participates in community service and internships in Saint Petersburg, and

~ Engages in all aspects of student life at Smolny, including extracurricular clubs and activities

Contact Info

Kathy S. Glista
413-542-2265
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