Panel to Discuss Russia-Ukraine War

Mar 07, 2022

Faculty experts will discuss the Russia's invasion of Ukraine at 11 a.m. March 14.

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Faculty experts in history, political science, psychology and criminal justice at California University of Pennsylvania will present a panel discussion on the Russian invasion of Ukraine at 11 a.m. March 14.

“Ukraine, Terror and War Crimes: Legal, Historical and Political Perspectives” will be held in Duda Hall 202 and will also be available on Zoom at

Presenters will be Dr. Tamare Piersaint, on the psychological toll of war on children; Dr. Sean Madden, on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s nostalgia for the old empire and the impact today; Dr. Joseph Heim, on diplomacy and Putin’s goals; and Dr. Mathilda Spencer, on social justice perspectives.

Moderator will be Dr. John Cencich, a former senior international war crimes investigator for the United Nations and criminal justice professor at Cal U.