Russian Program

The Department of World Languages and Literatures at the University of Memphis offers the basic two-year language sequence in Russian.  Students wishing to pursue Russian at a more advanced level can do so while enrolled at the university by taking courses at Rhodes College through a consortium between the two institutions.  For more information about this program, please contact Dr. Will Thompson, Chair of the department, at


Larisa Hasty

Adjunct Instructor of Russian, 2015-2016


M.A., Moscow State Pedagogical University
Teacher Licensure, University of Memphis