Ukranian UW student follows invasion from Laramie
March 3, 2022
LARAMIE — When Anastasiia Pereverten traveled to the University of Wyoming from Ukraine last month to study abroad, she and her parents discussed the possibility of a Russian invasion into their home country.
They decided that if it were to happen, Pereverten would do her best where she was far from home and continue with her education.
Now that Russian military forces are invading Ukraine, there isn’t an option to return home. For the past week, the UW cultural studies student has watched from afar as explosions erupted just a 5-minute walk from her home in Kyiv, the nation’s capitol...