Diaries of a Cold War Diplomat

Diaries of a Cold War Diplomat | March 19, 2014

UConn Today

By Kenneth Best

As Russia moved to begin annexing Ukraine’s Crimea region earlier this month, history Prof. Frank Costigliola discusses recent events in his “Rise of U.S. Global Power” class. Costigliola described the classroom discussion as “a golden moment,” a rare confluence of current events intersecting with history that allowed his students to gain perspectives far beyond their classroom text. More…