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The University of Georgia is proud to have been selected to serve as an academic home to the Russian Flagship program. The Russian Flagship is a federally-sponsored initiative that provides opportunities for undergraduate students of any major to reach a professional level of competence in Russian by graduation, experience study abroad and professional internships, and earn prestigious Flagship certification. If you are interested in joining our freshman cohort in Fall 2020, secure your spot in RUSS1011 before the start of the fall term!
Interested in a global career that requires proficiency in Russian?
We have excellent news!
The program offers considerable resources and innovative instruction to students interested in professions that may include a significant international component, global travel and communications, and intercultural awareness, particularly pertaining to Russian-speaking countries. Students interested in becoming global professionals can pursue their selected majors while enjoying carefully planned intensive programming domestically and overseas in the Russian language. The program welcomes applications from undergraduates of all majors and at any level of prior experience in Russian.
The Russian Flagship Program is a collaborative initiative between the Department of Language and Literacy Education and the Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies, funded by The Language Flagship, a public/private partnership sponsored by the National Security Education Program (NSEP).
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RECENT AND UPCOMING EVENTS
Screening of Fortress of War
Cultural Series workshop on the religious customs and traditions of Moldova
Russian Phonetics Workshop
Maslenitsa cooking demonstration
Cultural Series workshop on traditional Russian dress.
The Russian Flagship Program
315 Aderhold Hall
110 Carlton St.
Department of Language & Literacy Education
University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602
August 1, 2018
The University of Georgia institutionalizes the Russian Flagship Program
The UGA Russian Flagship Program launches the Russian Flagship Program Living-Learning Community - contact us to reserve your spot!
August 20, 2020
Fall 2020 UGA classes begin
UGA Russian and Portuguese Flagship Programs host an inaugural joint Masquerade Ball
The UGA Russian Flagship Program launches its intensive domestic summer program