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Ware Colloquium on Peacemaking

Hosted annually by the Center for Global Understanding and Peacemaking, the Judy S. '86 and Paul W. Ware Colloquium on Peacemaking consists of the Center's signature event, the Ware Lecture on Peacemaking, the Ware Seminars on Global Citizenship and the Ware Practicum in Conflict Resolution. The colloquium is made possible by a generous grant from Judy S. '68 and Paul W. Ware of Lancaster, Pa. The Ware Lecture has brought Nobel Peace Prize recipients and former presidents from around the world to Elizabethtown.

Ware Lecture: "A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity"

Monday, April 13 7:30 p.m. 
Leffler Chapel and Performance Center

Nicholas Kristof with his book, A Path Appears

Leading New York Times journalist and author, Nicholas Kristof presents an inside look into his book, A Path Appears, and the struggle of oppressed people around the globe. Through an in-depth examination of those who are making the world a better place, Kristof reveals the many ways we, as individuals and a community, can support them. This event is free and open to the public, but tickets are required. Watch for information on reserving your ticket. 

Spring 2015 Pre-Ware Lecture Events and Activities

 The exciting lead up to the Ware Lecture includes many events and activities, including a series of in-depth discussions, a film screening, and a book club. These events and activities will be held throughout the Spring semester as interesting and thought-provoking ways to get further involved with the Ware Lecture. See the calendar of events and film trailer below.
Date of Event Time of Event
Event or Activity Location
16 March (Monday)  7:00 PM - 8:00 PM  Op-ed discussion of Kristof's "Where's the Empathy?" with Dr. Mark Harman.  (Link to article for discussion) Bowers Writers House
18 March (Wednesday) 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Roundtable Discussion regarding Syria, "The Worst and Best of Humanity," with Ambassador John B. Craig (Register with to attend) Marketplace (Lunch)
19 March (Thursday) 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Film Screening of "Half the Sky" (Excerpts and Discussion)* Gibble Auditorium, Esbenshade Hall
23 March (Monday) 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Op-Ed Discussion with Dr. Colin Herb on selected Kristof op-eds. (Click for articles for discussion One, Two, Three, Four, and Five) Bowers Writers House
30 March (Monday) 11:00 AM -12:30 PM Book Club: A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity with by Dr. Oya Dursun-Ozkanca (This Event Filled) BSC Tower Room 200
30 March (Monday) 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Discussion based on Kristof's book, Thunder from the East: Portrait of a Rising Asia, with by Dr. Mahua Bhattacharya and Dr. Jeffrey Long (Purchase the book here) Bowers Writers House
7 April (Tuesday) 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM "This Will Only Hurt for a Minute: The Great Vaccine Debate" Discussion on Kristof's op-ed "The Dangers of Vaccine Denial" with by Dr. Michele Kozimor-King (Link to article for discussion) Bowers Writers House
*See trailer below.

Half the Sky Film Screening (Trailer)


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