At a Glance
City: St. Petersburg
Topic: Language & Culture
Credit: 2 Brown courses
Dates: June 22-August 10, 2012
Faculty: Professors Svetlana Evdokimova & Vladimir Golstein
Now in its fifth year, Brown’s St. Petersburg program offers an intensive language program coupled with extensive exposure to culture and art. Whether you are interested in beginning Russian and expanding your coursework in a global context or you are an intermediate or advanced Russian student intent on furthering your language proficiency, this program will meet your needs. Participants spend seven weeks with Brown at the Nevsky institute, enjoying one of the most beautiful cities in the world, living with local families, and taking advantage of the local museums and historic landmarks. Language classes are complemented by afternoon field visits, guest speakers, and lectures. Weekend excursions and activities center around famous palaces and parks in St. Petersburg's suburbs.
The application deadline for this program has passed. Email Dana Pratt to see if space is available.