FREDERICK, Md. - Clara Germani, former Moscow bureau chief for The Baltimore Sun, will speak at 7 p.m. today in the Marx Center on the Hood College campus in Frederick as part of a panel on current events in Russia. Vadim Altskan, a Russian historian and researcher, will also participate in the discussion, titled "Russia, Seven Years After Communism: Where is it Leading?"
The panelists will discuss the current political and economic situation in Russia, including President Boris Yeltsin's latest shakeup of the Russian government. The moderator for the program will be Len Latkovski, professor of history at Hood. The event, sponsored by the department of history and political science at Hood, is open to the public.