Fulbright’s Baltic armada: discovering cultural differences and bridging human ties

Flannery Mack, an English Teaching Assistant (ETA) through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, recalls a lesson she taught in Saldus, Latvia, on...

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In conversation: teaching in the USSR and today

Language in Latvia is intertwined with politics and driven by emotions tied to history, patriotism, and nationhood. A saying, emblematic of the ...

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Lithuanian artist traces in Southern France

Travelling through northern Spain and southern France in February with my family, I came across a description of a small town about half hour no...

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Lithuanian president voices US vice-president Baltic air defense expectations

Lithuania’s President Dalia Grybauskaite says she updated US Vice-President Mike Pence on the expectations in connection to additional US ...

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Leveling-out classes in Lithuania gives a glimpse into the nation’s governmental policies

Even locals would probably admit that Taurage – a town in the southwestern part of Lithuania, in close proximity to the Russian border &nd...

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Three daredevil Riga residents look for Latvians in deep Siberia

Three Riga natives, who call themselves “naive travellers”,  hit the road in mid-November in a very hostile environment, litera...

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Unrest prevails as NATO moves in

RIGA - Recent events have cast the Baltic States in a new light, as a barrier between Russia and the West. NATO, especially U.S. involvement, ha...

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