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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 2021, 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
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UGA Russian Flagship Program Students participate in the annual UGA Russian Flagship Program Spring Symposium
UGA Russian Flagship Program Fulbright FLTA from Kazakhstan hosts a virtual session on the Russian Overseas Capstone in Kazakhstan
UGA Russian Flagship Program Students participate in the annual UGA CURO Symposium
The Russian Flagship Program
315 Aderhold Hall
110 Carlton St.
Department of Language & Literacy Education
University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602
August 16, 2020
The UGA Russian Flagship Program launches the Russian Flagship Program Living-Learning Community.
August 20, 2020
Fall 2020 UGA classes begin.
January 13, 2021
The UGA Russian Flagship Program launches its Kazakh Tutorial course.
UGA Russian Flagship Program Student Ambassadors host a virtual Cooking Demo on the Russian pastry "Картошка".
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Advanced UGA Russian Flagship Program students study sustainability and social justice on an immersive Russian-language academic retreat on Sapelo Island, GA.
UGA Russian Flagship Program Fulbright FLTA from Russia hosts an interactive seminar on contemporary Russian pop music.
The UGA Russian Flagship Program launches its new summer program, Intensive Russian for Future Global Professionals.
UGA has been awarded a STARTALK grant to offer Intensive Russian for Future Global Professionals in Summer 2021. Application will close April 15, 2021.
UGA Russian Flagship Program students built their Russian proficiency over Summer 2020 via intensive virtual programs and Russian-language jobs and internships.