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Novosibirsk to Omsk

After a physically tiring but emotionally energizing stay in Novosibirsk, it was time to head to Omsk for a conference at Dostoyevski Omsk State University. I’d heard mixed reviews about Omsk, but it was kind of a moot point now that I was en route. 924 more words

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Free Day in Novosibirsk (Day 3)

One of the only things as fun as conference days are the free days after the conference, if and when they come along. This time, I had a free day in Novosibirsk with Ana Maria and one of our hosts from Novosibirsk State Technical University, Marina. 1,136 more words

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Winter Methodology School (Day 2, Novosibirsk)

On January 29th, I was scheduled to give a plenary and a couple of workshops at The 12th Winter Methodology School – Season for New Insights into Teaching English – … 819 more words

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Ending Day 1 (Round 2) in Novosibirsk

To conclude the day, Galina took me to a little art gallery called Che, after Che Guevara. Apparently the owners liked him so much that they named their art gallery Che and their night club Guevara. 517 more words

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Novosibirsk State Museum of Local History and Nature

After checking into the hotel, we were off for lunch and then to the Novosibirsk State Museum of Local History and Nature. Lunch, like the last time I visited Novosibirsk, was at Travelers’ Coffee. 610 more words

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Novosibirsk Arrival Round 2

One of the pleasures of my job is visiting different cities for conferences and workshops. This time I headed out for a seven day trip – three days in Novosibirsk and four in Omsk, both in western Siberia. 450 more words

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Refreshing Siberian winter swim at -22C

It’s -22C in Novosibirsk tonight, a nice evening for a refreshing swim. Pictures by our (crazy) Vera Salnitskaya

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