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  • Support Estonian American National Council by shopping at AmazonSmile!  When you do your Holiday shopping at AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to Estonian American National Council. Bookmark the link http://smile.amazon.com/ch/13-5622310 and support us every time you shop.
    EANC urges you to write to your Congressperson! See Matti Prima's sample letter and other info at "East European Crisis." 
  • November 2014 "Teataja" Newsletter has been mailed out!  If you wish to be added to our mailing list, please contact us at erku@estosite.org.  You can read it and past issues from the Newsletter Archives in the right-hand column.
  • EANC elects new Board of Directors.  See "EANC Elections"From left: Matti Prima, Maia Linask (Secretary), Mirjam Krull, Mai-Liis Bartling, Marju Rink-Abel (President), Eric Suuberg (Vice President), Arne Kalm. Kristi Allpere, Andres Simonson [not present: Alvar Soosaar, Tiina Urv (treasurer)]
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  • EANC 2014 Awards Dinner and Seminar "Estonians in America: Past, Present and Future"Sept. 27 / ERKÜ 2014. a. auhindade õhtusöök ja seminar – 27. sept.  See "EANC Activities" for details. 

  • ERKÜ 2014. a. auhinna saajad valitud/ EANC 2014 Awardees Announced!  Award winners: Jaak Juhansoo, The Nordic Press (Vaba and Eesti Sõna), James and Maureen Tusty, and the Estonian Boy Scouts and Girl Guides in the U.S.   See "EANC Activitiesfor details. 

  • ERKÜ XXI Esinduskogu valimised / EANC XXI Elections.  Click MENU button "EANC 2014 Elections".   Congratulations to everyone - Palju õnne!ERKU XXI / EANC XXI with special guests Karl Altau, Priit Vesilind, Arved Plaks, and Ambassador Eerik Marmei Sept. 27. 2014

  EVENTS:  

  • 2015 KLENK-IEP -- Cruising Estonian Style!  

The joint KLENK (Kesk-Lääne Eesti Noorte Koondis / Midwestern Estonian Youth Association) and IEP (Idaranniku Eesti Päevad / East Coast Estonian Days) event will combine Estonian culture with sunshine, Caribbean islands, fine dining and luxurious travel. See "News & Events-  Events."

 

 

  OTHER NEWS:  

  • Cyber Security Summer School Estonia 2015 is now accepting applications from PhD level students and junior researchers. More information and the documents required are on the STudyitin.ee /C3S website and via e-mail info@studyitin.ee. 
  • Write to your Congressperson!  See Matti Prima's sample letter and other info at "East European Crisis." 
  • Kultuuriministeerium toetab väliseesti kultuuriühinguid;  Deadline - Dec. 15! For more info click here.
  • "Fall of the Berlin Wall" documentary by the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation -- view it here.
  • Obama's visit to Estonia: click here for briefing by the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
  • See "East European Crisis"  for White House "FACT SHEET: U.S. Support and Reassurance Initiatives for the Baltics and Central Europe," EANC's Sept. 1 letter to President Obama, and JBANC's Aug. 31 letter.
  • Preserve your family’s history!  Stanford University Libraries and the Museum of Occupations in Tallinn collecting Estonian expats’ family / Stanfordi Ülikooli Raamatukogu ja Okupatsioonide Muuseum Tallinnas ootavad väliseestlaste perekonnaraamatuid.  See "News & Events-  News." 

  • Estonian National Museum is looking for WWII and post-WWII correspondence / Eesti Rahva Muuseum otsib kirju.  See "News & Events-  News." 

  • Online Estonian Language Course for English Speakers Launched. See "Learning Estonian."

  NEW POSTINGS: 

  • Imbi Peebo Truumees' story of her escape from Estonia as a child, "If I Could Paint the Moon Black" authored by Nancy Burke, is now available from Lakeshore Press Books


 [Last Update:  Nov. 26, 2014]