Meet UMass Lowell’s Greeley Peace Scholar John Prendergast

Human rights activist John Prendergast will be at UMass Lowell for four days in early April. Several of his presentations are free and open to the public. Everyone is welcome.

Tuesday, April 3, 12.30-1.45 pm

“Good News Peace Stories from Africa: The 2012 Day Without Violence Lecture.” Sponsored by the UMass Lowell Peace and Conflict Studies Institute and Greeley Scholar for Peace Studies Program. O’Leary Library auditorium, Room 222, 61 Wilder St., UML South Campus. Parking available in Wilder St. lot.

Monday, April 9, 7.00-9.00 pm.

Film screening and community conversation. Sponsored by PACSI and the Greeley Scholar Program. John will present a short film about his international human rights work and discuss current issues in Africa. UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center, 50 Warren St., downtown Lowell. Parking is available in the Lower Locks Garage.

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