Faculty & Staff

Galina Chyorny

Galina Chyorny

World Languages

Foreign Language Instructor

(408) 741-2045 x3362



Classes Taught / Teaching

RUSS 1A: Beginning Russian

RUSS 1B:  Beginning Russian

RUSS 11A: Russian Laboratory

RUSS 11B: Russian Laboratory


M.A., Philology, French Language and Literature
Odessa University, Ukraine


  • 17 years teaching in Odessa, Ukraine
  • 15 years teaching at West Valley College

Personal Message to Students

Our Russian class is a bridge that unites two great countries and cultures. Despite of what you might have heard, Russian is fun, interesting and very learnable.

Personal Interest

Fine Arts, Russian Poetry, Gardening

last published: 3/21/18