Marquette Klingler College of Arts and Sciences hosting two-day panel on Russia's invasion of Ukraine, March 23-24

March 21, 2022

Panel on Russia's invasion of Ukraine event imageMILWAUKEE — Marquette University’s Klingler College of Arts and Sciences and the International Affairs Program will host a two-day panel discussion on Russia's invasion of Ukraine, Wednesday and Thursday, March 22-23, in Emory Clark Hall room 111, 530 N. 16th St. Both discussions will begin at 4 p.m. and last approximately 90 minutes.

Registration is free, open to the public and available online. Media interested in attending the event in a reporting capacity should register online and contact Kevin Conway at to coordinate coverage.

Wednesday, March 23: The Role of History, Politics and Identity in Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

  • Panelists include Eugenia Afinoguénova, chair and professor of languages, literatures and cultures; Dr. Alan Ball, professor of history; Dr. Lowell Barrington, associate professor of political science; and Zack Dmyterko, Marquette alumnus and program assistant in the Congressional Office for International Leadership. Dmyterko is also a freelance journalist for The Ukrainian Weekly.

Thursday, March 24: International Politics and Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

These panels are co-sponsored by the Departments of History; Languages, Literatures, and Cultures; Philosophy; and Political Science, as well as Pi Sigma Alpha, the National Honor Society of Political Science, and Sigma Iota Rho, the National Honor Society of International Affairs.

About Kevin Conway

Kevin Conway

Kevin is the associate director for university communication in the Office of Marketing and Communication. Contact Kevin at (414) 288-4745 or