March 28: “Through the Ukrainian Looking-glass”

Visiting Fulbright Scholar Dr. Maryna Babenko will speak on “Through the Ukrainian Looking-glass: People, Culture, Traditions, History. Ways of overcrossing Ukrainian and American Culture and Traditions,”  from 10 to 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 28, at EcoLab (Lib302), Metropolitan State University, Saint Paul Campus.

Ukraine (shown with disputed territory in light green).
Ukraine (shown with disputed territory in light green).

The talk is open to the public and will be attended by students in the class, History 104 – World History II: The Modern World. Refreshments will be provided.

Babenko is an assistant professor of Education at H.S. Skovoroda Kharkiv National Pedagogical University in Ukraine. She is currently a visiting Fulbright Scholar at Virginia Commonwealth University (School of Education). Babenko is visiting the Twin Cities, March 27-30, and will also speak at Minneapolis Community and Technical College, Hamline University, with a possible St. Paul College engagement.

Direct questions to history@metrostate.edu.