Russian Club Visits Brashear High School

Activity Type: 
Student Club Activity
Edie Furniss
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 10:15
Event Status: 
As Scheduled
Brashear High School
Contact Person: 
Zsuzsanna Magdo
Contact Phone: 
Contact Email:

Devin Browne at Brashear High School has invited Russian Club and students studying Russian at Pitt to promote the study of Russian to high schoolers at Brashear! We are looking for 5-10 students who can participate. Here are the details:

Tentative date and time
Thursday, February 15 from 10:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

What you will do
Staff a table, hand out Russian candy, play Russian music, and talk about how awesome learning Russian is!

What we need from you

To put together a Russian-music playlist (on YouTube or another medium) that will appeal to high schoolers
To make a fun, colorful display on poster board (we can provide the board) that will draw students’ attention
To staff the table at Brashear, chat with high schoolers, and motivate them to take Russian

UCIS Unit: 
Center for Russian and East European Studies
Other Pitt Sponsors: 
Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures