The RAILS lessons were created in 2003-06. The original project team, and their roles at the time were:
Benjamin Rifkin, formerly on the faculty of UW-Madison, now Dean of the Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences, Fairleigh Dickinson. University
Dianna Murphy, now director of the UW-Madison Language Institute and co-director, Russian Flagship Program
Shannon Donnally Quinn, now Associate Professor of Russian and Technology Specialist, Michigan State University
Nina Familiant, now Lecturer in Russian University of of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Victoria Thorstensson, now Assistant Professor in the Department of Languages, Linguistics and Literatures, Nazarbaev University
2022 RAILS lessons updates
Karen Evans-Romaine (UW-Madison), Dianna Murphy (UW-Madison), Benjamin Rifkin (Fairleigh Dickinson University), Victoria Thorstensson (Nazarbayev University), and Anna Tumarkin (UW-Madison) consulted on the updates.