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Movies, Maslenitsa, and More!

It’s another big week for the German and Russian department!  So let’s dive right in:

First of all, on Tuesday, February 13, Dr. Boyer will be hosting a screening of “Schindler’s List” for the German Film Series.  7pm, Greene 341.

Schindler's List

Come see the Academy-Award winning movie Schindler’s List with your fellow German students!

There’s no Kaffeestunde this week, but there are other opportunities to practice your German!

Drop by the office to find out what the German trivia question of the week is, and maybe win some fun prizes.

Trivia Questions

And Stammtisch will be at Krankie’s Wednesday evening:


And finally–MASLENITSA!

This Thursday, February 15, we will be celebrating Maslenitsa (Russian Mardi Gras)! Stop by the lobby of Greene Hall (3rd floor – main level) any time from 10:00 to 1:30 and grab some delicious bliny. And don’t forget to tell your friends!


Would you like to help set up for Maslenitsa, learn how to cook bliny, distribute the bliny, or become an expert in the art of sour cream? Email David Burch, the president of the Russian Club,  ( or Dr. Clark ( and let us know if you’re willing to volunteer, or just stop by any time from 9:30 to 1:30 on Thursday. Set up starts at 9:30!

For more info on the holiday of Maslenitsa, check this out.


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