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Russia's War on Ukraine: Assessing the Risks of Nuclear Confrontation or Accidents

When: Monday, April 11, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Central

Where: Online

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Jordan Gans-Morse   (847) 467-1154

Group: Russian, Eurasian, and East European Studies (REEES) Research Program

Co-Sponsor: Buffett Institute for Global Affairs

Category: Academic, Global & Civic Engagement


Please join the Russian, Eurasian, and East European Studies Research Program (REEES) and the Northwestern Roberta Buffett Institute for Global Affairs for a virtual panel discussion and Q&A session on the risks of nuclear confrontation or accidents in Russia's war on Ukraine.

Panelists include:

Mariana Budjeryn, Research Associate, Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center Project on Managing the Atom

Thomas Countryman, Former Assistant Secretary of State for International Security & Nonproliferation

Steven Pifer, William Perry Fellow, Stanford University & former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine

Gayle Woloschak, Professor of Radiation Oncology and Radiology, Northwestern's Feinberg School of Medicine

Moderator: Jordan Gans-Morse, Associate Professor of Political Science & REEES Faculty Director, Northwestern University


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