Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Forecast 2010


FORECAST Exchange Program

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 at 4PM

The FORECAST Exchange Program is open to all academic fields of study. Finalists are selected on the basis of academic excellence, leadership potential, knowledge of English, and their preparedness for study in the United States. FORECAST Exchange has provided scholarships for one academic year of undergraduate, non-degree study in the United States.


More info: official presentation or Facebook page

Monday, November 9, 2009

American writer Chris Crutcher in AC Belgrade

On Thursday, November 12th at 5PM,
American Corner Belgrade will host a literary evening with renowned American award winning author of teen novels,
Mr. Chris Crutcher.

Please join us for this event.

Number od seats is limited so we kindly ask you to reserve your seat via phone (3227-694) or e-mail (amc@bgb.rs).

You don't want to miss this :)

Saturday, November 7, 2009

Pop Culture Universe is now available at this library!

An electronic resource of American and world popular culture, past and present, searchable by decades:

• Clothing and Fashions
• Food and Drink
• Sports and Leisure
• TV and Movies
• Music and Literature
• and far more


Content: Includes more than 300 volumes of reviewed, published material comprising thousands of articles, fully indexed by a team of librarians and subject specialists.

Decades Pages: one-stop, informative, "at a glance" overviews of pop culture from the 1920s to the present, including the movies, TV shows, awards, stars, fads, buzzwords, fashions, and news items that defined each decade.

Classroom Resources: lesson plans and professional reading to help teachers use pop culture in the classroom, along with audiovisual how-to guides and "help wizards" that will sharpen students’ research and writing skills.

PCU Blog: the opinions and insights of pop culture authors, editors, and students on the hot topics of the day.

Images: hundreds of photos illustrating all aspects of pop culture.

There are multiple ways to get information:
• Browse for an article of interest by selecting a subject in the left column and continue selecting categories of interest
• Do a Quick Search at the top of the page (keyword search)
• Search from the categories at the top right of the page (Decades Index Browse Title List)

Friday, November 6, 2009

New Video Contest

Join Exchanges Connect and become part of a growing global community of people interested in cross-cultural dialogue and international exchange!