Expat Talks: Karyna Babkova

February 24, 2019

Karina was born in Dnipro, Ukraine. She is 23 years old. She moved to the Czech Republic on her own in 2012.

Currently, she studies Linguistics at Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University Brno and does a part-time job. In her own words, moving to Brno was the best choice she has made in her life.

How did Czech Christmas shock her the first time? What was the hardest part for her when she decided to relocate to the Czech Republic?

Expat Talks: Dana Embree

February 18, 2019

Dana Embree, Romania / USA 

Dana has been working in Czechia for 2 years as the Director of Engineering in a global company. She lives in Brno.

She is volunteering and participating in the Women in STEM organization and she is one of the establishing members of the first SWE (Society of Women Engineers) affiliates in CZ. 

Although she was born in Romania, Dana had been living in the USA for a little over 20 years and in Germany for half a year!