News

Kyiv Around ALMA School: Dogs & Tails

Hello, dear friends! Time for yet another dive into the beautifully delicious life of Kyiv. Dogs & Tails is a lovely place with an American theme that prides itself on hot dogs and cocktails. It has both original American hot dogs and ones with a bit of a Ukrainian flare to them. Equally good…

[…]

ALMA Cup for Lutz

This week's ALMA Cup goes to Lutz from Germany. When he isn't learning Russian as foreign at ALMA School, Lutz works in a bank. Time just flies during the lessons: Lutz has been all over the world, reads a tonne and has so much to tell! Dear Lutz, keep up the good work and see you in class :)

[…]

Kyiv Around ALMA School: Monument to the Founders of Kyiv

Legend has it that our beautiful city was founded by three brothers: Kyi, Shchek and Horyv. And named apparently after only one of them. They had a sister called Lybid' (Swan). So sad was she, that she had literally cried a river, known now as the Lybid' River (incidentally, somewhere near…

[…]

Kyiv Around ALMA School: PinchukArtCentre

Are you a fan of modern art? Then you will appreciate this ALMA Neighbour. PinchukArtCentre opened in Kyiv in 2006 right near Bessarabska Square. It is a haven for modern artists both in Ukraine and around the world. The gallery takes up 6 floors and the entry is free of charge. As if that wasn't…

[…]

ALMA Cups for our UAF Group!

Here is our lovely Ukrainian-as-foreign group: Bas from the Netherlands, Kjersti from Norway and Lucia from Italy, with their beaming teacher Maria. It has been proven time and time again: learning languages together is fun! Our little group is no exception. And it only helps that every member is…

[…]