Ukrainian-British City Club – Independence Day Reception

Ukrainian-British City Club (UBCC) presents  Ukrainian Independence Day Reception Celebrating 22nd Anniversary of Ukrainian independence  London, UK  Tuesday 17 September 2013  Registration: 18:00Commencement: 18:30  On 24th August 2013 Ukraine celebrated the 22nd anniversary of its independence. UBCC would like to open the season of events by giving its members an opportunity to celebrate the Ukrainian Independence Day in the City of London on Tuesday 17 September 2013. This year, the UBCC Ukrainian Independence Day Reception will take place at the Salisbury Room, >>>

Learn Ukrainian in London – New semester of language courses

We are delighted to announce that the new semester of Ukrainian languages courses in London will commence mid-September. The Ukrainian Institute in London offers  Ukrainian language courses for learners at all levels (beginners, intermediate and advanced), and also for native or near-native speakers who, living outside Ukraine or the Ukrainian community, wish to maintain or improve their language competence. Teachers are native speakers. Evening classes are held once a week, on Mondays, Tuesdays or Wednesdays. There are two sessions per year (each consisting of 16 one-and-a-half hour classes), >>>

Days of Ukraine to be held in London

On October 17-19, 2013, London will host an unprecedented event – The Days of Ukraine in the United Kingdom. The project is being organised by the Firtash Foundation, and its main sponsor is Group DF, an international conglomerate owned by prominent Ukrainian businessman Dmitry Firtash.   The packed three day programme will showcase the best cultural talent that Ukraine has to offer: top composers, writers, artists, fashion designers, musicians and rock stars will all convene to London for the three day event. It will include an opening at the Houses of Parliament, gala dinner and concert >>>

Ukrainian Days in London

17-19 жовтня у Лондоні пройдуть дні України у Великобританії. Організатором події є благодійний фонд Firtash Foundation і спонсорується Group DF. Протягом трьох днів для британців і всього світу відкриється колорит сучасної української культури: музика, мистецтво, література, мода, кухня тощо. Україну представлятимуть Оксана Забужко, Анатолій >>>

Cambridge University hosts seminar on teaching Ukrainian language in the UK

Cambridge Ukrainian Studies held a two-day workshop entitled ‘Teaching Ukrainian Language in the United Kingdom: Addressing the Challenges’ on 6-7 September 2013, at Robinson College, University of Cambridge.  The workshop, which was led by Marta Jenkala, Lector in Ukrainian at Cambridge, consisted of 10 presentations by Ukrainian language teachers and trainers from across the UK, as well those involved in the promotion of Ukrainian language learning and teaching. Jocelyn Wyburd, Director of the Language centre at University of Cambridge, made the keynote presentation on ‘Setting >>>

State of the art University building opened in Ukraine

The Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU) launched a brand new university academic building in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv today. The contemporary 43,000 square foot (4,000 m2) edifice will have capacity to accommodate students of UCU’s Institute of Leadership and Management, School of Bioethics, Historic and Humanitarian faculties and the Lviv Business School (LvBS). It will also host the business school’s Idea Lab.  The brand new four storey building was designed by US award winning architecture practice Kallmann McKinnell Wood Architects, renowned for excellence in design of >>>