Writer Olga Grushin to Read at Amherst College Feb. 19

February 9, 2007Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Russian and American writer Olga Grushin will read from her fiction at 8 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 19, in the Pruyne Lecture Hall (Fayerweather 115) at Amherst College. Sponsored by the Creative Writing Center at Amherst, the reading is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

Prizes & Awards

Department prizes awarded at Senior Assembly:

THE CAROL PRIZE IN RUSSIAN
Given by David James Carol, class of 1977, in honor of his parents, Joseph and Roberta Carol, is awarded to the student who has demonstrated the greatest dedication and commitment to Russian.

THE MIKHAIL SCHWEITZER MEMORIAL BOOK AWARD