Alum’s Grinnell College studies, winding-road career led him to Sochi, Russia, site of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
It was with great sadness that Grinnell College informs faculty, students and staff that John Mohan, friend, colleague, and beloved professor of Russian, passed away unexpectedly Saturday evening, April 5, 2003. Cause of death was heart failure.
Grinnellians pursue Russian studies in the US and in Russia.
Yakov Lurie joins Grinnell as the new Russian Language assistant.
Students explore modern Russian culture, focusing on the relationship between the artist and the state.
Vinita Singh ’14 travels to St. Petersburg after winning the Hanson award.
Devine-Rausch and Tan receive Mohan award.
Russian majors and Russian, Central and Eastern European Studies concentrators head out to life after Grinnell.
The Alumni Recitation Hall contains classrooms for classes in the Social Studies and Humanities, as well as faculty offices for departments of foreign languages and Classics. The facilities also include a 158-seat screening auditorium, the multipurpose Meredith AudioVisual Center, and an additional computer lab with multiple printers for both classroom and general student use.
Russia is culturally rich, diverse, enigmatic, vast.