The Pyeongchang Winter Olympics are well underway, and the games have brought us not only the best from athletes around the world, but a chance to peek into South Korean culture, and to also see some of the cross-cultural connections that the athletes make between each other.
Native speakers of critical languages are in high demand in the U.S. government. The English for Heritage Language Speakers program is a recruiting and training pipeline for specialized talent in the U.S.
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A Russian culture expert talks about some differences between how Russians and Americans interact with strangers.
A Russian culture expert discusses her memories of life in the Soviet Union.
A Russian culture expert on the importance of alcohol to Russians.
A Russian culture expert on the relationship between Ukrainians and Russians.
A Russian culture expert talks about Moscow and Saint Petersburg.