Symposium: 'Politics in Russia and Eurasia in Turbulent Times'
April 8, 2017
10:30 am-5:00 pm
UMass Amherst Campus
The Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies Program presents the inaugural Five College Symposium on "Politics in Russia and Eurasia in Turbulent Times."
This timely symposium showcases student research on issues pertaining to Russian and/or Eurasian politics. The symposium will also feature a keynote presentation by political science professors Peter Rutland (Wesleyan) and Valerie Sperling (Clark) on the theme of “US-Russian Relations in the Trump Era.”
10:30 a.m. Breakfast
11 a.m. Keynote presentation “US-Russian Relations in the Trump Era” by Peter Rutland (Wesleyan) and Valerie Sperling (Clark)
12:30-1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30-4:30 p.m. Student Panels
4:30-5 p.m. Coffee/Tea Reception
Location: Herter 601, UMass Amherst
The symposium is sponsored by Five Colleges, Inc. and is free and open to the public.For more information, contact assistant professor Lauren McCarthy at email@example.com