Be a part of the Russian speaking community and enjoy various activities and events with the Russian faculty and students
Русский стол - The Russian Table
Русский стол is a Russian weekly informal conversation group. Join us to practice your Russian, meet new friends, caffeinate your body, and exercise your mind. Nataliia who hosts the meetings always has facinating ideas to excel your speaking skills in Russian.
on Wednesdays at 1:00p.m.-2:00p.m. @ the Residential College
Русский клуб - The Russian Club
Русский клуб is dedicated to the Russian language, culture, and history. Every month we host a native speaker of Russian who gives a talk on contemporary Russia, its people, culture, and current events. Everyone is encouraged to ask questions, share their opinions, have some snacks, and get a chance to win a little prize as a souvenir.
on Wednesday at 5:00p.m-7:00p.m @ Bishop 106 Email us to learn about next Russian Club firstname.lastname@example.org
Dobro Slovo National Slavic Honor Society
In the Spring of 1990, the Gamma Omicron chapter of the National Slavic Honor Society – Dobro Slovo – was established on the Oxford campus. Inductions are held annually and the membership currently numbers just over 200.
Every year the Russian program students who has completed Russian 300 level and demonstrated outstanding academic achievements go through the induction ceremony of Dobro Slovo.
Russian Cuisine Workshop
Russian cuisine is nourishing and as various as Russia itself. There are numerous dishes made of dough such as pies, cakes, rolls, blini, etc. as well as unleavened dough, including dumplings and homemade noodles. Being a country of Orthodox Christian religion which implies numerous fasts, Russian cuisine offers a great number of vegetarian dishes including mushrooms, pickles etc. The Russian culinary palette is also rich in meat, poultry and fish dishes which are served on various occasions. Join us at hands-on workshops to experience unique cuisine.
Ole Miss International Culture Festival
Every year the students of the Russian program take part in Ole Miss International Culture Festival where they share Russian culture: teach basic phrases in Russian, cook traditional Russian sweets "blini' (pancakes) and "pryaniki" (gingerbread), take pictures in traditional costumes, etc.