Faculty Representative: Anna Borovskaya-Ellis

Language Assistant: Valeria Provotorova

Здравствуйте! My name is Valeria Provotorova and I am the Language Assistant for Russian at Shea House. I am a graduate student at the University of Virginia studying Slavic Languages and Literatures. I graduated from the University of Delaware with distinction in Russian Studies and Mass Communcations. Some of my hobbies are reading, hiking, and travelling. As of Fall 2018, I teach third-year Russian at UVA and serve as the assistant to the Center for Russian, Eastern European, and Eurasian Studies.  

Please don't hesitate to contact me about Shea, the Slavic Department, Russian, or anything else! I can be reached at

Language HourTuesdays 10pm

Dinner Conversational: Mondays 5:30pm and 6:30pm, Tuesdays 5:30pm, Wednesdays 6:30pm, Thursdays 5:30pm