SLI: Current Announcements

The Slavic,  East European and Near Eastern Summer Language Institute (SLI)  website is updated for 2015. Visit the SLI Website for an overview of the programs both abroad and in Pittsburgh, and for the films and other SLI activities. Applications will be accepted through June 8.

At these links you will find the  2014 Russian Program, Central and East European Language Program, and Arabic Program schedule.  

BALSSI - Baltic Studies Summer Institute 2012-2015

The Baltic Studies Summer Institute (BALSSI), part of the Summer Language Institute offers intensive Beginning and Intermediate-level Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian languages courses. Visit the SLI homepage for details about all summer language offerings.

Project GO! Summer scholarships for ROTC students

Summer Project GO Fellowships for development of Russian language proficiency are available on a competitive basis to students enrolled in an Army, Navy, or Air Force ROTC program at any US college or university.    More information about Project GO Fellowships and SLI! Additional information available at the REES Project Go Webpage.

Russian Film Symposium

The 2015 dates for the Russian Film Symposium were May 4-9.  Look for updates on the May 2015 RFS.

Slovak Heritage Festival

The 25th annual Slovak Heritage Festival will take place on Sunday, November 1, 2015 from 1:00-5:00 in the Commons Room of the Cathedral of Learning. The Slovak Studies Program website will have more details about the Festival as the date draws near under "Current Information" or click here.  Free street parking or park at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial garage.