But the Czar never knew about hip-hop

Pope, Victoria
October 1992
U.S. News & World Report;10/5/92, Vol. 113 Issue 13, p30
Describes the Soviet Cadet Corps, which opened recently in Novosibirsk, Russia, patterned after czarist-period institutions of the same name, and which aims to teach `the history of Russia,' not of the Soviet Union. Comments by director Nikolai Bordyug; Cadets study dancing, military drill, general education courses and computer programming; Emphasis on discipline and rigorous studies; Academic and physical entrance exams; Tenacity of the academy's founders.


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