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Czech Center New York was introduced to Czech teachers from the USA and Canada

 

 

 

The first business trip of the new director of the Czech Center New York Miroslav Konvalina led him together with the President of the Senate of the Czech Republic Jaroslav Kubera to Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania. They were attending the "8th Annual Conference of Czech Schools in the US". Miroslav Konvalina introduced his concept and mission for the upcoming years, positioning the Czech Center New York as a symbolic gate between the Czech Republic and the United States, bringing the best from Czech culture. He also emphasized the Czech language classes at the Bohemian National Hall, which are an indivisible part of the cultural diplomacy in New York. The delegation also visited the Czechoslovak Room in Cathedral of Learning at the University of Pittsburg and memorable places connected to the Pittsburgh Agreement, which was signed 101 years ago.