Young Diplomats Day

Teen boy and lady holding certificate. (State Dept.)
Photo belongs to the US Dept of State

On October 3, the U.S. Consulate invited ten high school students from Yekaterinburg, Chelyabinsk and Lesnoy to spend the day learning about diplomacy. The students toured the consulate, learned the inner workings of the Consular Section, tried their hand at designing a cultural program, and had lunch with Consulate staff. The program, conducted mostly in English, is an excellent opportunity for advanced students to practice their skills. Interested teachers may nominate students for this monthly program by writing to