RUSSIA 1917-2017 UNM Speaker Series
When: Oct 19, 2017 - 02:00pm - Oct 19, 2017 - 03:15pm
Where: Castetter Hall, Room 55
Russia 1917-2017 UNM Speaker series program: "Reporting on Russia and Ukraine," with Sabra Ayres, Russia correspondent for the Los Angeles Times.
As first in the Russia 1917-2017 UNM Speaker series talks on the Centenary of the Russian Revolution, Sabra Ayres, Russia correspondent for the Los Angeles Times will be speaking on "Reporting on Russia and Ukraine," Thursday, October 19th from 2:00pm to approximately 3:15pm in the lower level of Castetter Hall, room 55. Ayres is winner of the 2016 Front Page Award for Best Foreign Correspondence, and covered the Ukraine crisis from the revolution on Kiev's Maidan square to the outbreak of war in the east of the country. She has also taught journalism at the American University of Afganistan in Kabul and was a visiting professor at the India Institute of Journalism and New Media in Bangalore.