The World Affairs Council of Harrisburg thanks Temple University for hosting the
2013 Global to Local Peace Symposium:Waging Peace At Home and Abroad
The Council also thanks Linda Bishai of the United States Institute of Peace for serving as opening keynote and Dr. Hector Ortiz for the luncheon keynote. Many thanks to the moderators: Dr. Mehdi Noorbaksh and Rev. Nathaniel Gadsden and to the distinguished & informed panelists Ryan Keith, Jon Rudy, Rev. Sandra Mackie, Frank Swit, Graham Hetrick, Chief Robert Martin and Ann Van Dyke for excellent presentations.
And thanks to all participants for engaging and thoughtful discussions throughout the day!
Many in the audience had very thought provoking comments/questions!
Wonderful speakers, learning about inclusion, challenging biases & really defining peace