Russia Day

Russian "Immersion Experience" for Middle School and High School Students

Sat, January 25, 2014 | The University of Texas at Austin

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

This is a day-long, FREE event for middle- and high-school students to come to the UT campus with their teachers to get an “immersion experience” in Russian culture, language, traditions and history. We will offer Russian games, lessons in the Cyrillic alphabet, a concert of Balkan music and other opportunities to experience the intellectual and cultural riches of both the world’s largest country and the university environment. 

  • Enjoy live folk music from Eastern Europe! 

  • Learn the Cyrillic alphabet in 20 minutes! 

  • Watch a Russian movie!

  • Enjoy hilarious Russian cartoons! 

  • Play schoolyard games... Russian style!

  • Tune in to current events!

Space is limited to 250 students! Registration deadline is January 8. To register your class, please click here to fill out the registration form

For more information or to arrange a class visit please contact:

Tamara Kowalski


Agnes Sekowski



Sponsored by: The Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies

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