The U.S. Embassy is pleased to offer a 5-week Certificate Course in American Studies for students and instructors of Kyiv Shevchenko National University from any faculty or department. Classes will take place on Thursdays from 1:00-2:00 pm at Taras Shevchenko University, 14 Shevchenko Blvd. Room 85 on Feb 28, March 14, and March 28. On March 7and March 21 the classes will take place from 2:00-3:00 pm at America House at 6 Pymonenko St. (Passports are required at America House entrance).
The language of instruction is English. Participants who attend at least four lectures will receive a certificate of completion from the U.S. Embassy at the final session.
On March 7 Matthew Werner will talk about the importance of sports in the American South. Matthew Werner is a 20-year veteran of the U.S. Foreign Service, having served at the American embassies in Kazakhstan, Nigeria, Croatia, Georgia, Romania, and Ukraine. Mr. Werner arrived in Kyiv in June 2016, and currently serves as the Counselor for Management Affairs at the Embassy. Mr. Werner was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, attended the 1996 Centennial Olympic games in Atlanta (as a spectator), and has watched pretty much every sport known to man, as well as actively tried to play competitive baseball, basketball, softball, football, soccer, and volleyball. The list of noncompetitive sports he plays is too long to print. He is a lifelong fan of the Atlanta Braves.
To sign up, please contact Dr. Olena Fomenko, Chair of Foreign Languages, Institute of Journalism: email@example.com Cell: 050 330 0062
Please remember to bring your passport or driver's liscense.
📌February 28: 1-2 pm, at Taras Shevchenko University
“The Business and Culture of Craft Beer in the USA”
by Tim Bugansky, American Citizen Services Chief
📌March 7: 2-3 pm, at America House, 6 Pymonenko St.
“The Importance of Sports in the American South”
by Matthew Werner, Management Counselor
📌March 14: 1-2 pm, at Taras Shevchenko University
“Life in the Clouds: Paragliding Diplomacy”
by Ryan Reynolds, Consular Officer
📌March 21: 2-3 pm, at America House, 6 Pymonenko St.
“Life in the Bayou: Cajun Culture”
by Kristen Hamm, Regional Area Officer
📌March 28: 1-2 pm, at Taras Shevchenko University
“Things Americans Do that You Might Think Are Strange”
by Brad Stein, General Services Officer
Through attending the Culture and Community English class, you will improve your English language proficiency in all areas including reading and writing, gain more practice using English, learn more about American culture and engage with many interesting and contemporary topics.
Nature matters! We at America House invite you for a special addition of speaking club during which we'll #connect2earth. Let's prepare together for celebration of Earth Hour.
Бажаєш навчатися у США, але бракує знань, як цього досягти? Відвідай щомісячну презентацію EducationUSA, щоб дізнатися про процес вступу, фінансування своєї освіти та послуги, що надають центри EducationUSA.
28 березня о 18:30 в America House Kyiv відбудеться публічна дискусія "Гендерна революція в українській дипломатії" за участю представників Міністерства закордонних справ України.
Are you just beginning to learn English? Did you study English when you were young, but haven't practiced in many years? If so, then we have a new course designed just for you. We would like to welcome all beginner-level English learners for a general English course at America house.
Що спільного між головним арт-об’єктом виставки "Late" і німецькою мовою? Які особисті історії людей з усього світу можна почути на виставці? Якщо ви хочете дізнатись більше про те, як виникла ідея проекту, чому виставка має таку назву, про що саме розповідають головні герої у своїх історіях — запрошуємо на кураторську екскурсію виставкою Марії Прошковської "Late".
An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis.
Interested in learning more about U.S. governing institutions and the ideas and debates that shaped them? America House is pleased to host this week’s session of the U.S. Embassy’s American Studies Club.
The Podcast club will feature podcasts that are on a variety of themes and feature many different perspectives. You will get new opportunities to get more listening practice outside of the classroom, while learning new vocabulary and content each Saturday while discussing the week’s podcast episode.
With Kevin Costner narrating, lead a cast of baseball legends and scientists who explore the magic within the 396 milliseconds it takes a fastball to reach home plate, and decipher who threw the fastest pitch ever.