Training: " Academic Integrity: your paths to success"
Whether you are working on a problem set, lab report, project or paper, avoid engaging in plagiarism, unauthorized collaboration, cheating, or facilitating academic dishonesty. If you have questions or concerns about plagiarism and academic integrity, join our training with Taras Tymochko, coordinator of
"Strengthening Academic Integrity in Ukraine Project" (SAIUP).
WHEN: Wednesday (April, 26), 16:30 WHERE: American Library Kyiv (Voloska 8\5 Street, Buiding 4, floor 1) Enter: Free #AcademicIntegrityLib
English Speaking Club - How to be a better person
The better person you are, the better people, life situations, and opportunities you will attract into your life. Last Friday we discussed how to be a better person during our cozy English Speaking Club =) Let's make friends and improve our English skills. Join us on Fridays at 17:00 in American Library! More photos here!
Чергова зустріч з медіаграмотності
Online Course: Become An Expert Fact Checker and Hoax Buster
Fake news, misinformation, disinformation, propaganda — no matter what you call it, it’s clear that we have a major problem on our hands. As thousands are misled every day, affecting elections, attitudes, businesses, and more, the importance for each of us to improve our skills at detecting the spread of untrue information has grown. This is an intensive, e-learning course — led by one of Europe’s leading experts in digital verification — to teach you how to effectively recognize fake news and expose inaccuracies through training in the latest online tools and techniques. Participants will also gain a background in the roots of disinformation and how it works, as well as best practices in debunking and communicating the truth around misinformation.
Application deadline: April 25th, 2017. Scholarships are available for working journalists from Ukraine, Moldova, Belarus, Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan. Fluent English is a requirement. Support is provided by the U.S. Embassy in Prague.
English Speaking Club - April, 14
What do you think the future on Earth will look like in 100 years?At our Speaking Club last Friday we were talking about Future technologies. We discussed the place of human in the future world, advantages and disadvantages of technology development. Join English Speaking Club at American Library and share your experience and knowledge! =) Our comfy discussion takes place on Fridays at 17:00! See you! More photos here!
Film Club: "The Devil Wears Prada" (2006)
On April, 19 American Library is continuing a Film & Discussion Club on Business Ethics. Club tutor - Maria Fedoriv. "The Devil Wears Prada" (2006).
Summary: A smart but sensible new graduate lands a job as an assistant to Miranda Priestly, the demanding editor-in-chief of a high fashion magazine. WHEN: Wednesday, April 19, at 16:30. WHERE: American Library Kyiv (Voloska Street, 8\5, building 4, 1st floor). ENTER: Free. Facebook event here!
Easter holidays - Hours & Closures
Happy Easter, friends!
May your Easter basket be full of Happiness and Peace! On April. 15, 16, 17 American Library team will be hunting for Easter eggs =) (Library will be closed). See you on Tuesday (April, 18)!
Book Choice - Easter
Easter is meant to be a symbol of hope, renewal, and new life.
With upcoming Easter holidays, American Library picked new releases and popular books on Christianity and religion. Some - on the essentials of Christian doctrine. Others introduce us to people, places, and ideas about which we know very little, if anything. More photos here!
Film Club - "Up in the Air" (2009)
American Library is starting a Film & Discussion Club on Business Ethics. First on the list is on Wednesday (April, 12) at 16:30 - "Up in the Air" (USA, 2009). Summary: Ryan Bingham is a corporate downsizing expert whose cherished life on the road is threatened just as he is on the cusp of reaching ten million frequent flyer miles and after he’s met the frequent-traveler woman of his dreams. Club tutor - Maria Fedoriv. WHEN: Wednesday, April 12, at 16:30. WHERE: American Library Kyiv (Voloska Street, 8\5, building 4, 1st floor). ENTER: Free. Facebook Event here!
English Speaking Club - April, 7
The function of EDUCATION is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education. Do you agree with this? Join our English Speaking Club at American Library each Friday at 17:00 and share your opinion in English! More photos here!