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Russian educator

Elena Sokol, Russian educator. Woodrow Wilson fellow, 1965-1966, National Defense Foreign Language fellow, 1966-1967. Teacher sewing Appalachian Volumes, Campton, Kentucky, 1967. Member Modern Language Association, American Association for Advancement Slavic Studies, American Association Teachers Slavic and East European Languages, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Sokol, Elena was born on July 17, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Louis F. and Julia (Hajek) Sokol.

Education

Bachelor, University Colorado, 1965. Master of Arts, University California, Berkeley, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1974.

Career

Teaching assistant University California, Berkeley, 1967-1971, associate in Russian, Santa Cruz, 1972-1973. Visiting assistant professor Reed College, Portland, Oregon, 1973-1974. Assistant professor University Washington, Seattle, 1974-1982.

Visiting associate professor Oberlin (Ohio) College, 1984-1987. Professor chair Russian studies College Wooster, Ohio, since 1987. Lecturer California State University, Hayward, fall 1970.

Resident director Council on International Education Exchange Russian Language Program, Leningrad, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1982-1983, Associate Colleges of the Midwest/Great Lakes Colleges Association Semester in Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, Krasnodar, fall 1990. Graduate student exchange International Research and Exchs., Moscow, 1971-1972, senior scholar, International Research & Exchanges Board, Moscow Spring 1988, Prague, 2001-2002.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Russian Poetry for Children, 1984. Guest editor Soviet Studies in Literature, 1988. Contributor articles, reviews and translations to professional journals.

Membership

Teacher sewing Appalachian Volumes, Campton, Kentucky, 1967. Member Modern Language Association, American Association for Advancement Slavic Studies, American Association Teachers Slavic and East European Languages, Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: films, theatre, hiking, sewing, gardening.

Connections

Married Yuri V. Popov, August 6, 1992. 1 child, Sonja.

father:
Louis F. Sokol

mother:
Julia (Hajek) Sokol

spouse:
Yuri V. Popov

child:
Sonja Sokol