On October 3, 2017 the American Studies Program (ASP) Opening was held in America House – Kyiv.
ASP has been established by WIUU, together with our partners – National M. Dragomanov Pedagogical University (Kyiv, Ukraine), Concordia University Wisconsin/Ann Arbor (USA), University of Minnesota Crookston (USA), American Organizations and Companies.
Dr. Elaine Sarao – WIUU Associate Rector, Dr. David Birner – Director of International Education of Concordia University Wisconsin/Ann Arbor, Mr. Paul Thomas – Expert of American and Ukrainian Business and Advisor to the Rector, came from the US to Kyiv to participate in the Program Opening and development. Mrs. Michelle Christopherson – University of Minnesota Crookston Admissions Director – participated online from Crookston.
Students, faculty and guests enjoyed greetings of our American partners, WIUU students and a representative of WIUU alumni – Ms. Elizabeth Nudelman.
Our sincere congratulations to our graduate and partner – Tetyana Scrygina – President of “Blagomay” Charity Foundation, who is among 500 of the most influential women of Ukraine according to the rating of European Association of Business Development for her contribution into Kids Industry Development!
Patricia Essen graduated from and later worked as an international programs coordinator and instructor at WIUU; now she is a successful entrepreneur:
At WIUU you will get invaluable knowledge combined with professional skills necessary for your career as well as many new interesting friends. Here the students are greatly motivated to become independent by means of individual and team activities. Just don’t be late!
Our Senior Student Volodymyr Hritsay had his summer 2017 internship at the kids’ camp Brigantina as a Head of English Studies for kids 7-17 years old.
Volodymyr demonstrated great organizational and communication skills, responsibility, active and creative attitude to his activities as well as caring about kids and perfect methodology and language skills.