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Wednesday
02
MAY

Mayday! with Leymah Gbowee

10:00
15:00

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Mighty Be Our Powers: Gender, Justice, and Peacebuilding
Leymah Gbowee is a Liberian peace activist, trained social worker, and women’s rights advocate. Her leadership of the Women of Liberia Mass Action for Peace – which brought together Christian and Muslim women in a nonviolent movement that played a pivotal role in ending Liberia’s civil war in 2003 was recognized when she was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011.

Tickets are required for the 10 a.m. program in chapel (free) and for the 11:45 Meet and Greet Lunch ($18). Tickets may be ordered at gustavustickets.com. For more information about the event, go to
https://gustavus.edu/events/mayday/

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