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Lyceum Day

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov


Sep/Oct 2008
Russian Calendar
Page 23   ( 3 pages)


Summary: Each year, on October 19, students in Russia celebrate the beginning of higher education in the country, in 1811.


This article appeared in the Sep/Oct 2008 issue of Russian Life. The text of this article is not available online. Follow the link to the full issue listing to see if the back issue is available through our webstore.

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  • Uchites! Russian Language Learning An eight-page Russian language learning lesson based on this issue's Lyceum Day article. Can be used for individual study, or as a teacher-led lesson for Russian language students in a classroom setting.