New Dimensions of Education #581

Created: April 2, 1976
[NO PHYSICAL TAPE: Label unaccompanied by physical tape is available in collection's file folder] "Teaching American Students Russian Culture in the Soviet Union." / "Cornell Goes to Russia" is how the students described the new course in Russian culture which was taught to 18 Cornell University students while they were in Moscow and Leningrad. / This successful experiment is discussed by the teacher who organized it and by one of the students who took the course. / Participants: Melissa Grant, undergraduate student in Russian culture, Cornell University. Alice Nakhimovsky, Professor of Russian literature at Colgate College, who organized and taught the special course in Russian culture for Cornell University. / Moderator: Joe Leeming of the TV-Radio Staff, Cornell University.