Wikipedia Shakespeare Edit-a-thon 2016

Shakespeare and Wikipedia. Two words which belong to highly different circles of learning, while Wikipedia is often mentioned on the blacklist of most teachers, Shakespeare belongs to the highest spheres of learning. Yet, the Hungarian Shakespeare Committee is enthusiastic about bringing Shakespeare into the digital world for Hungarian readers and providing a safe source for…

Fejes Tóth Petra – Christmas Party 2015

As older students probably know, December marks one of the most enjoyable events of the English Institute, which is the annual Christmas Party. This year it was held on 9 December, at Horánszky Street. Probably it was because of the new venue that the number of guests was surprisingly low, since the Christmas Party is…

Nemes Zsolt – Editathon

Hungarian Wikipedia is far behind its western counterparts, especially the English Wikipedia. Its articles are still few, often too short, and badly written, especially those written on topics, which are not directly linked to Hungarian culture, not to mention the numerous gaps in this nexus, the inexistent articles about topics that should be dealt with.It…

REP 2014 – Challenge Accepted

Meet the winners of the Ruttkay Essay Prize 2014! Please, click on the photos in order to read the interviews!  Kassai Zita Balázs Zsuzsanna More information about the contest itself: here!  Featured image by Krassó Timi  

Medgyessy Zsófia – English Speaking Adventure

Friday afternoon, the end of March, the sun is shining. Vörösmarty Square, the Gerbeaud, the English flag and the British Embassy, at last. I’ve never been there before. It is a very big day. The day of the International Public Speaking Competition where all the participants have to prove their thoughts about the theme: “Imagination…