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Max Mark-Cranbrook Peace Lecture and Peacemaker Awards Ceremony featuring filmmaker, philanthropist and activist, Abigail Disney
Thursday, March 12, 2015 from 5:30-7:30pm
Wayne State University Center For Peace and Conflict Studies Presents, in celebration of Women's History Month in March, we are excited that filmmaker, philanthropist and activist, Abigail Disney will be in Detroit at Wayne State University, Center For Peace and Conflict Studies lecturing at the 2015 Max Mark Cranbrook Peace Lecture and Peacemaker Awards Ceremony on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at NextEnergy from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. We will also be honoring notable local Community Peacemakers: Eide Alawan - Interfaith Outreach Officer, Islamic Center of America Annie Ellington - Director, Detroit Youth Violence Prevention Initiative Anthony Holt - Chief of Police, Wayne State University Esther Shapiro - Consumer and Civil Rights Advocate Abigail Disney's award winning film, "Pray The Devil Back To Hell" dealt in depth with the women's peace movement in Liberia to end the civil war and she is now working on other notable women's peace and disarmament documentaries. She is the grandniece of Walt Disney, but takes her work in a very different direction. In addition, there will be a screening of Disney's film, "Pray The Devil Back To Hell" at 3:00 p.m. at NextEnergy and a brief Q & A after the showing. The showing is free and open to the public. We do hope you will join us at this exciting 50th Anniversary celebration of the Center For Peace and Conflict Studies. Please RSVP for the event and go directly to the link here to RSVP: http://specialevents.wayne.edu/max-mark-cranbrook-peace-2015
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 from 6-8pm
SEMCOG invites you to learn more about Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) and why it is moving forward as the preferred mode for further analysis. Come out to an upcoming public meeting and give your input about the latest project developments. Come to future open house meetings to learn more and share your opinion. Wednesday Dec 11, 6-8pm at Coolidge School in Ferndale