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UKRAINE: One Year of War Panel

Join Us for a Discussion: Ukraine: One Year of War

Featuring Panelists:
Michelle Kuhl, History – moderator
Oksana Katsanivska, Anthropology
Jordan Karsten, Anthropology
Karl Loewenstein, History
Tracy Slagter, Political Science

When:  Thursday, March 9, 2023 6:00 p.m.
Where:  University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Sage Hall, room 1210, 835 High Avenue, Oshkosh
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Holocaust Study Abroad: Czech Republic & Germany, May-term 2022

During May-term 2022, Dr. Karl Loewenstein is leading a study-abroad course to the Czech Republic and Germany to study the Holocaust and the history of the 20th century. The course will focus on one of the worst moments in the history of humankind: the Holocaust. It will examine the roots of the Holocaust and its aftermath, the establishment of the Iron Curtain.

UWO Department of History

Sage Hall, Room 3612
Phone: (920) 424-2456


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