First-, second-, and third-year Russian students participated in a matryoshka decorating contest during the 2018 Maslenitsa celebration on Thursday, February 15, 2018. The winners and honorable mentions may be viewed below. Thank you for your excellent entries, Russian students!

Winners

First Place (tie)

Olivia Wiese, Russian 302.001

First Place (tie)

"Harbaughtryoshka" Noah Greco, Russian 302.001

Third Place

Sophie Barterian, Russian 202.002

Honorable Mention

Caleb Foerg, Russian 102.001
Hannah Parton, Russian 102.001
Patrick Ahimovic, Russian 202.002
Clare Murray, Russian 102.002
Andrew Hataway, Russian 102.001
Michaela Judkins, Russian 512.001
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Julie Pastorino, Russian 202.001