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    Deepen your understanding of Slavic culture and the human experience through big books, European cinema, visual art, and more.

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    Our department exists at the crossroads of many cultures, creeds and national traditions. Lectures, festivals and film screenings provide opportunities to share and celebrate those differences.

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    Our students pursue diverse careers in communication, teaching, science and business. Employers value their ability to respond to an ever-changing world and its increasingly complex demands.

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    We provide a well-rounded understanding of Central Europe, Russia, the former Soviet Union, and Eastern Europe through a study of their languages and an exploration of their literatures and cultures.

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    We offer a multifaceted approach to learning about a complex region recognized for its international influence. Our students learn to evaluate linguistic and cultural differences in a global context.

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Вот однажды один человек пошел на служ- бу, да по дороге встретил другого человека, который, купив польский батон, направлялся к себе восвояси. Вот, собственно, и все.
Once a man went to work, and on the way he met another man who, having bought a loaf of white bread, was going back home. That’s about it.
Daniil Kharms, Incidences

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