In Defense of Democracy: The Role of Higher Education in Post-Communist States

Thursday, April 20, 2017
5:00pm - 7:00pm
World Room, Pulitzer Hall 3rd Floor (Graduate School of Journalism, 2950 Broadway at 116th St)

Please join the Harriman Institute and the Scholars at Risk Network for a panel discussion exploring the role of higher education in post-communist states. Registration is required; please click here to register.


Welcome remarks by Judith Shapiro, Scholars at Risk board member and President of the Teagle Foundation

Dmitry DubrovskiyHarriman Institute, Columbia University

Umida GanievaHumanitarian - Legal Center, Uzbekistan

Altay GoyushovIndependent research scholar, Azerbaijan

Ihar KuzminichWarsaw University, Poland

Liz Shchepetylnykova, American Councils of International Education, Ukraine

Moderator: Robert Quinn, Executive Director, Scholars at Risk

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