Larry Slawson is a historian, educator, and award-winning writer who specializes in the fields of Russian and Ukrainian history. He earned his Master's degree in History from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 2018, and plans to pursue a PhD in the near future. Although most of his articles on HubPages deal specifically with historical topics, his intellectual interests are both broad and diverse. For this reason, he also writes extensively on a wide array of educational topics, including: science (biology, astronomy, and physics), philosophy, religion, literature, as well as animal science.
Lifelong learning is one of the things that Larry is most passionate about in life. With over 15+ years of experience in the fields of education and pet care, he is excited to share his insight and expertise with others. As a true educator at heart, Larry hopes that his articles will help inspire his readers to feel passionate about learning.
Some of Larry's awards and honors include: Woodmen of the World's "Proficiency in American History" Award (2006), HubPages' "Rookie of the Year" Hubbie Award (2017), as well as TKR's "Leading by Example" Award (2019).