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