Moldova, a small country in Eastern Europe between Romania and Ukraine, has a tumultuous history. Its vulnerable geographic location situates it in the crossfire of…Read More
Marin Ekstrom is a junior at the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, Minnesota. She is double majoring in Global, Cultural, Language Studies and Russian Studies. After graduation, she plans to attend graduate school for either International Affairs or Russian Area Studies. She wrote this paper as a freshman at Macalester College.