NIU to hold panel about conflict in Ukraine


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NIU sign is visible on campus on a clear day. The teach-in will be virtual.

By Northern Star Staff

NIU is holding a teach-in to help the NIU community better understand the current conflict in Ukraine. 

Featuring panelists from NIU’s political science, history, sociology and world languages and cultures departments, the teach-in will give students the context behind the conflict, as well as walk students through where and how to verify information about the war. 

Panelists will also address specific questions about the geopolitical and humanitarian consequences of the conflict. 

The panel will be held Tuesday, March 8 in 148 DuSable Hall from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m.

The panel will be available for virtual attendance. Students and interested members of the NIU community can register at