Peace Studies Grant
An event series focused on Lutheran Peacemaking
The Peace Studies series offered an exploration of Lutheran peacemaking from different angles: a historical example of an individual and his church (with much contemporary relevance) and a hands-on training workshop in peacemaking/ nonviolence.
- Raoul Wallenberg Memorial Lecture—featured Jennifer McBride, a Bonhoeffer Scholar on November 14th, 2011
- Nonviolence Training Workshop—facilitated by Glen Gersmehl, the director of the Lutheran Peace Fellowship on February 24th and 25th, 2012
- Lutheran World Relief in Colombia: Lessons for Building Peace Lecture—facilitated by Lutheran World Relief Colombia county director and noted human rights expert, Zorida Castillo on March 26th, 2012
Students gathered to hear Glen Gersmehl speak at the Nonviolence Training Workshop Februrary 24th and 25th.