Daria Molchanova

Daria Molchanova

M.A. Candidate
Russian Program
After graduating from Moscow State University of Culture and Art, Daria was working as a bibliographer and language instructor in different institutions. In 2016, she got her PhD in Russian history researching the aspects of propaganda in Russian popular culture during the Russo-Japanese war. Several years ago Daria founded an educational online platform called Real Russian Club. Today it includes thousands of learners from all over the world.
Sergei Motov

Sergei Motov

M.A. Candidate
Russian Program
Sergei Motov is an MA candidate in Russian Studies. After graduating from Tambov State University, Russia, he was working as a translator, interpreter and instructor in English and Russian at TSU. In 2018, Sergei was performing the duties of a Russian TA at Western Illinois University where he spent an academic year as part of Fulbright FLTA program. Sergei did some research in cognitive linguistics and pedagogy back in Russia,...
Daria Ponomareva

Daria Ponomareva

M.A. Candidate
Russian Program
After graduating from Penza State University, Russia, Daria was working as an instructor in English and Russian as a Foreign Language at PSU. In 2018-2019, she was a Russian TA at Lehigh University, PA as part of Fulbright FLTA program. Daria performed research in linguistics and lexicology in Russia. Her interests also include pedagogy, linguoculturology, Russian and English literature.