School of journalism

School of journalism 2017

Dates : July 31st - August 13th 2017

The number of participants : up to 12 people

The purpose of the project: exploring of the city space, learning Russian, acquiring journalism skills

The description of the project :

project participants will first learn the basics of mass media work at lectures and will then apply their knowledge to practice by writing an article. They will choose a topic and do research on it, and will then produce their piece in Russian, sharing their discoveries about the city and its people. The best articles will be published online in the most popular online magazine in the city

Work: They will be provided with a special room for work and will have an opportunity to work in city. It is necessary to have a notebook or a  plane-table to write an article and take pictures.

Russian language classes: studying of Russian language RFL RUS in schools. There are classes in groups of different levels (up to 10 people). There will be 30 hours for 2 weeks. The school is located in the centre of the city. School’s website:

Language of the project: any level of Russian, English

Fee : 250 euro

Fee includes:

2 weeks (30 hours in total) of Russian

Visa support, Group leader

Accommodation  (hostel in the city center or family placement) a choice of school

Sightseeing tour (free tour as part of the program).

School of journalism 2016

We had nice participants at Journalism school 2016 from England, Ireland and Slovenia.

Have a look at video feedback of participants and read their articles that was published  at  the most popular webmagazine in Voronezh "Downtown")


Read Neil's article in Downtown web magazine here