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Civic Awareness Program: Russia and Ukraine

Date: May 12, 2022 Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Event Description
The League of Women Voters of Wheaton and The Robert McCormick House at Cantigny Park invite you to a program on Russia and Ukraine presented by Dr. Richard Farkas. Register if you plan to attend on Zoom. In-person attendees do not need to register.

Dr. Farkas will be speaking on the current situation with Russia and Ukraine. Dr. Farkas has been teaching at DePaul for over forty years and has lectured in Russia, Poland, Hungary, Croatia and most recently in South Africa. His research has been concentrated on Russian political and economical development. He has frequently appeared on US and international media. He is a Fulbright/US State Department designated “Senior Specialist” on Balkan, Ukraine, and Post-Communist Societies.

You may submit your questions to the presentation, please use the Q&A button located on the bottom of the Zoom screen.

Are you a teacher? Illinois teachers can earn 1.5 PD credits for watching the presentation and filling out a short PD activity.

Step 1: Register for the webinar above.
Step 2: Register to be on the teacher list for the PD activity and ISBE forms.


Event Location

The program is free. This program is a hybrid event. Register if you want to attend on Zoom. In-person attendees do not need to register. 

In-person event is being held at Cantigny Park. Parking is free.
1S151 Winfield Road
Wheaton, IL 60189


Contact Information
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