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  • After graduating from Dartmouth, Greg worked in the Electronic Medical Record field for Epic Systems in Madison, Wisconsin as a Program Manager until deciding to attend law school. Greg is currently finishing his second year at UC Davis' King Hall School of Law and is looking forward to practicing after graduation in 2016.

  • After Dartmouth, Justin Varilek worked at the English daily newspaper The Moscow Times, writing about business and tech. From there, he moved into PR, cofounding the communications department for Skoltech, a new graduate university based in Moscow and founded in collaboration with MIT. He then moved to Boston and led PR in the U.S. for a Russian-connected IT company, Acronis.
    Currently, he is founding his own company Hack Pack--Airbnb for the news industry. The company is focusing on...

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  • The Department of Comparative Literatur, the Office of the Provost at Dartmouth College and the University of Prishtina presents:

    Talks From Kosovo

    Thursday, April 2, 2015
    Black Family Visual Art Center
    Room 301, 3-6 pm

    This event is free and open to the public!

    Lecturers:
    Muhamet Hamit
    Kosovo: Political and Cultural Discourses of Statehood and Nationhood

    Lindita Tahiri
    Does the "...

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  • Kodovar/Albanian? Dialect/Language
    Creating a Standard Idiom for a New Nation

    Lecturers:
    Professor Muhamet Hamiti
    Professor Lindita Tahiri
    Professor Vjossa Hamiti
    University of Prishtina

    Wednesday, April 1, 2015, Reed 103, 4:00 pm
    This event is free and open to the public!
    Sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the Russian Department

  • I'm currently working as an English language teaching assistant at Gorchakov Memorial School in Pavlovsk, Russia which is located about forty minutes from Saint Petersburg. My main job responsibility is to connect with the students at the school and have them practice their English with me. In addition to this, I help lead lessons when I can as well as help organize different clubs where students can practice their English even more. This includes theatre club, gaming club and preparation...

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  • Matthew is currently studying for a master's degree in theology and religious studies at John Carroll University. He is in the second year of his MA program at the university, which is located in University Heights, Ohio—about ten miles east of downtown Cleveland. His particular focus is engaged readings of the biblical texts which foreground commitments to diversity and inclusion, especially of traditionally marginated groups such as women and LGBTQ persons. Outside of school, Matthew...

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  • For the Class of 2014, the world is a place of opportunity. It’s clear that this is a group of young people with commitment and ambition. Some will enter doctoral programs, some will travel, some will become teachers, and some are taking time off before starting their careers.

    In the Russian, Department, Aaron Koenig from Annadale, VA says of his plans, "I'll be working in health care."

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  • How far would you travel to find a college to call home?

    For Jennifer Evans ’17, from Pontypridd, Wales, the answer is about 3,000 miles, with an ocean in between.

    Back home in the U.K., where Evans attended Bryn Celynnog Comprehensive School and studied for A Levels in English, history, Welsh, and psychology, an undergraduate education would have meant a place at a British university, earning a degree in English literature. Most of her coursework would have involved attending...

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  • The New York Times highlights the work of Dartmouth’s Sergei A. Kan in a story about amateur photographer Vincent Soboleff, a Russian-American who captured images of the Tlingit community of Alaska during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

    Kan, a professor anthropology and of Native American studies, is the...

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