On December 6 2013 Jennifer Depto, Senior English Language Fellow for Siberia, talked about her home state Pennsylvania, its history and landmarks. In her presentation Ms. Depto touched upon some major historical event s which shaped the history of the state and spoke about current demographic and economic trends. Then she took questions which covered many aspects of American life from history to politics
Tomsk American Center and TELTA sum up the results of the essay competition held by AC this fall. On Thanksgiving Day the jury thanked those who took part in this competition and handed over certificates and prizes to the winners. The students, visited AC on that day, could celebrate the wonderful American holiday. Thanksgiving Day at AC was celebrated by the group of pupils from Kaftanchikovo village too.
On December 2, 2013 Jennifer Depto, Senior English Language Fellow for Siberia, spoke to a group of local school teachers who came to the American Corner to discuss new approaches to teaching English and share best practices. During her talk Ms. Depto answered numerous questions of Novosibirsk teachers.