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Spring celebrations in the Slavic Department
There’s no better way to kick off the spring season than joining the Slavic Department for our exciting upcoming events! Slavic Talent Show Wednesday April 15 Ballantine 109 7:15 – 9:00pm Students, faculty, and staff are ... Full Story »

Gene Coyle publishes fourth spy novel
Gene Coyle, adjunct lecturer in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and former CIA officer, recently published his fourth spy novel, A Spy’s Lonely Path. Professor Coyle spent almost 30 years serving in the CIA's Directorate of ... Full Story »

Slavic Symposium Initiated
The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures cordially invites you to the Slavic Symposium. The goal of the Slavic Symposium is to allow students and faculty to present their research work, share ideas and receive feedback in a friendly ... Full Story »

Alumnus Don Fiene Remembered
Donald Mark Fiene, an alumnus of the Indiana University Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and longtime professor at the University of Tennessee, passed away Monday, Sept. 2, in Oakland, California.Mr. Fiene, 83, was born in Schenectady, ... Full Story »

Vasili Fiedorow, Professor Emeritus of Modern Languages »

IU Undergrad Awarded Euroculture Scholarship
Lauren Bridges, a senior at Indiana University and a student assistant in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, was selected as a recipient for the Erasmus Mundus scholarship for the Master of Arts “Euroculture- Europe in the wider ... Full Story »

Slavic Chair Wins NEH Research Grant
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. –Russell Valentino, chair of the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, has received a 3-year, $220,000 collaborative research grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to partner with the Russian State ... Full Story »

Undergrad Russian Major Wins LIFT Scholarship
BLOOMINGTON, Ind.--Alyssa Lindley, a junior IUB student majoring in Russian, was selected as a recipient of a Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) Language Intensive Focus Track (LIFT) scholarship for the spring 2013 semester. ... Full Story »

Doludenko Wins Jerzy Kolodziej Teaching Award
BLOOMINGTON, Ind.—Slavic graduate student Elena Doludenko was recently awarded the first annual Jerzy Kolodziej Excellence in Teaching Award at the department’s annual Spring Tea. The award recognizes exceptional teaching and is awarded to an ... Full Story »

Slavic Department Hosts Night of Talents
BLOOMINGTON, Ind.—On April 18, 2013, the Indiana University Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures hosted “A Night of Talents” in Rawles Hall, an evening of song, dance, and poetry in celebration of Slavic culture and arts. Students ... Full Story »