Teaching Russian to U.S. Military Personnel

January 31, 2017
12:00 PM
Coor Hall room 4403
Event Description: 

RSVPs are appreciated by not required.  melikiancenter@asu.edu and 480-965-4188.

Prof. Galie shares his experiences of teaching Russian to members of the U.S. Armed Forces.

Jason M. Galie, PhD, received his doctoral degree in Russian Literature and Language from Columbia University. He is currently a professor of Russian at the Defense Language Institute-DC. Galie has also taught Russian at Columbia University and Middlebury College, and he taught English in School #306 in St. Petersburg, Russia. While a graduate student at Columbia, he received two Harriman Junior Fellowships and was a Presidential Teaching Fellow from 1999-2005. Galie is a member of Dobro Slovo, the national Slavic honor society, and a member of both AATSEEL (American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages) and the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). He has presented papers on Dostoevsky and Griboedov at the AATSEEL annual conferences.


This event is free & open to the public and is sponsored by:
the ASU Melikian Center and the
Office of Veteran and Military Academic Engagement (OVMAE)