Thursday, December 17, 2009

Russian Studies made the news!

Stetson's Russian Studies has made the news! In a recent article discussing the increase in students studying Russian, Stetson cited as one of the many universities who have added more Russian classes to satisfy the increased interest in Russian language. Dr. Eugene Huskey was interviewed for the article and credits Dr. Denner with keeping students in the program (aw!). Check out the article here:

http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2009/12/15/russian

Russia(n) is Back

At the College of the Holy Cross this year, language instructors had to scramble to set up a second section of introductory Russian - for the first time since the Cold War.
Not only are more students enrolling, but different kinds of students...