Discussion about contemporary Ukrainian cinema

The Ukrainian Film Club of Columbia University presents a new series of events: "New Genres of Contemporary Ukrainian Cinema". This first issue, dedicated to the genre of youth cinema, will feature an online discussion with directors Katerina Gornostay and Nikon Romanchenko. Both directors represent a new generation of Ukrainian filmmakers, and more recently ...

Ukrainians are behind US space flights: how immigrants send Americans to the stars

When at the end of the last or the very beginning of this century, the whole world watched the flights of space shuttle-type spacecraft, few people knew that behind the success of the program, apart from others, was also a Ukrainian. This is stated in the video "Voice of America". Director of the orbital ...

Genealogy seminar for Ukrainians

In this online event, professional genealogist Andriy Dorosh from Lviv will share his extensive experience in studying family roots and help families re-establish ties with relatives in Ukraine. He will also tell you about his current project: “Stories that weren't told ...

The world's first helicopter and revolutionary technology for Hollywood: 5 famous inventions of Ukrainians

We know that someone will count many more things, inventions, achievements of Ukrainians, and we will be sincerely happy about that. And we dream that our compatriots will “invent”, create and build another 5 thousand different useful things. In the meantime, we will be glad that thanks to the Ukrainians and ...

In Portugal, border guards beat a Ukrainian to death for lack of a visa

In Portugal, three border guards received prison sentences for inflicting grievous bodily harm on Ukrainian Igor Gomenyuk. Gomenyuk died after being beaten in the airport isolation ward, but the court did not find the border guards guilty of murder, writes BBC. In March 2020, 40-year-old Igor Gomenyuk was detained ...

Almost $ 6 billion stolen: three hackers from Ukraine were convicted in the USA

A US court sentenced Ukrainian hacker Fyodor Gladyr and other members of the hacker group to 10 years in prison. Their activities caused billions of dollars in losses. This was reported on the website of the Department of Justice. Members of a hacker group known as FIN7 (also called Carbanak Group ...

Meeting with successful Ukrainians

The Ukrainian Institute of America is delighted to announce the launch of its new Power of Passion series. These will be conversations with leaders with a shared vision and social purpose, with the participation of John Hewko, General Secretary and CEO of Rotary International and The Rotary. Foundation. Moderator - ...

Two Ukrainians convicted in the US for selling counterfeit drugs for cancer and hepatitis

Two Ukrainian citizens were convicted of trafficking and smuggling counterfeit drugs for cancer and hepatitis into the United States. This is stated on the website of the US Department of Justice. Maxim Nenadov, 36, was the owner of the Ukrainian company Healthy Nation. He, his accomplice and a 34-year-old employee ...

Cigar evening in the Ukrainian center

Enjoy a beautiful night out in the great outdoors while enjoying the finest cigars and drinks. Smoking is $ 20 and includes 1 free drink and a J&R cigar. For non-smokers - 2 free drinks. In addition, guests will be provided with a huge selection of treats and ...

Concert 'Spring Dream'

Guests are expected to perform classical works by Prokofiev, Schumann and other composers. This in-person event is limited to twenty-five people in order to comply with current safety guidelines due to COVID-19. Non-refundable tickets cost $ 30.

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