Jul 13, 2015 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

Kupala in the Park

Here are some photos from the first-ever Kupala in the Park on Facebook! Thank you to Nataliya Bezborodova and Lyudmyla Yavorska for their photos!  

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May 05, 2015 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

ULEC Informs: Students Read and Draw Their Way to Global Citizenship

January 20, 2015 – In September 2015 Olena Hartsula, the Ukrainian Language Advisor for International Education Services, Alberta Education, initiated a four-month project “Let’s Read Together”. The objectives of the project were to develop global citizenship skills as well as to provide school students with an opportunity to represent fiction

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Feb 27, 2015 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

What’s on @ SJI this weekend!

Friday, Feb. 27 Presented by Peter North and folkwaysAlive! The Winter Roots Roundup Festival is an annual festival that focuses on knitting together the best of folk, roots and blues music through film, workshops and live performances. Session: Women of Folkways, St. John’s Institute, 11024-82 Avenue from 8pm to 11pm.

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Feb 26, 2015 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

They came; they mesmerized; and left us wanting more!

Edmontonians, you should be proud! Ukraine’s famed a cappella ensemble, Pikkardiys’ka Tertsia took the stage at Edmonton’s Jubilee Auditorium on Saturday, January 17, singing to an audience of over 1,800 people! (click HERE for short film clip).  Gasps were audible when the curtains parted, revealing over 278 Ukrainian youth behind the 6 artists. Together, they

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Feb 10, 2015 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

#ShowMeTheMoney – Fundraising Gala

Wow, what an event!! Thank you for joining us at our #ShowMeTheMoney gala fundraiser!!! We had a great time and we hope you did too! More photos to follow (and make sure to tag yourselves in them).  Thanks to all the performers – Sebastian Barrera for his magical guitar playing! Toy

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May 28, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

MONEY TALKS… And it’s got lots to say!

Sunday, June 1, 2014, 3:00pm Edmonton, AB (May 20, 2014) The Alberta Society for the Advancement of Ukrainian Studies (ASAUS) brings the travelling exhibit Money, Sovereignty and Power: ThePaper Currency of Revolutionary Ukraine, to Edmonton’s St. John’s Institute, 11024-82 (Whyte) Avenue. The exhibit opens on Sunday, June 1, 2014 and

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Feb 26, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

The Euromaidan Project: presentation clips

The following are clips of interviews and presentations that took place during the exhibition opening of The Euromaidan Project at SJI. Dr. Bohdan Kordan, Professor, Prairie Centre for the Study of Ukrainian Heritage, St. Thomas More College, University of Saskatchewan – introduced by Roman Brytan, Program Director, 101.7 World FM

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Jan 17, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

SJI partners with Reclaim Urban Farm (Metro News)

SJI is excited to announce our new partnership with Reclaim Urban Farm, a duo consisting of environmental sociology grad students, Ryan Mason and Cathryn Sprague. Reclaim’s goal is to grow food on reclaimed urban land throughout southern and central Edmonton. SJI will be contributing some outdoor space to the project.

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Nov 25, 2013 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

Explore Ukraine: Ukrainian Festival Artwork Display

From November 18-22, St. John’s Institute played host to a Ukrainian Student Artwork exhibit as part of Alberta Education’s International Education Week. Students from Edmonton’s Ukrainian bilingual programs and Grade 3 Social Studies students were invited to tour the exhibit and experience a hands-on afternoon of learning about Ukrainian culture.

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