The Center for Russian and East European Studies at the University of Kansas will host a discussion with Fiona Hill on December 8 from 4-5 p.m. (Central)
“Dealing with Putin: Domestic and Foreign Policy Challenges”
Fiona Hill (virtual)
4-5 p.m. Dec. 8
CREES Director Erik Scott will moderate this discussion with Hill, national security expert and Robert Bosch senior fellow in the Center on the United States and Europe in the Foreign Policy program at the Brookings Institution. Hill served as deputy assistant to the U.S. president and senior director for European and Russian affairs on the National Security Council from 2017 to 2019. From 2006 to 2009, she served as national intelligence officer for Russia and Eurasia at the National Intelligence Council. She is author of numerous publications, including the forthcoming memoir “There is Nothing for You Here: Finding Opportunity in the Twenty-First Century” (Clarion, 2021). To register for this event, please visit here.
KU’s CREES has been a national leader for the study of the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe since 1965. The center, one of only 11 designated National Resource Centers for the study of the region across the United States, offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees and serves as a resource for K-12 teachers, post-secondary educators, business, media, government and the military. To learn more about the center’s activities, please visit crees.ku.edu. To subscribe to the center’s email list for upcoming events, please visit our website.