By Tom Rico on January 17, 2011
The Peace Education Center and local community organizations will hold “World Friendship Day,” a free, fun-filled educational event for Mid-Michigan middle school students on Saturday, February 19, 2011 in East Lansing. The event will provide an opportunity for youth to connect with people of diverse backgrounds while exploring issues of peace, diversity, and tolerance. The [...]
By Tom Rico on September 11, 2010
Please make note of this news and event directly from our friends at GLUNA (Greater Lansing United Nations Association): Lansing-area residents will soon join in a global demonstration of their commitment to promote peace, locally and globally. The 2010 International Peace Day celebration in East Lansing will be one of hundreds staged worldwide in support [...]
By admin on September 16, 2009
The Peace Education Center’s board Co-chairs, Tom Rico and Melissa Osborn, will be the featured speakers at the Greater Lansing United Nations Association’s (GLUNA’s) International Day of Peace event. Rico and Osborn will look back on the celebrated 40-year history of the Peace Education Center, and will consider the organization’s role in the future of peacemaking.
On Tuesday of the same week the Peace Education Center will host the radical drama group Insurgent Theatre, as they perform Ulysses’ Crewmen. The show is for all ages, and will be interactive. Insurgent Theatre will perform at Gone Wired Cafe on September 22, 2009 at 8 p.m.
By admin on September 8, 2009
The Co-Chairs of the Peace Education Center, Tom Rico and Melissa Osborn, will be the featured speakers at the Greater Lansing United Nation Association’s International Day of Peace event this year. The event is titled: “The Search for International Peace: Looking Back, Moving Forward” Sunday, September 20, 2009 at 7 p.m. East Lansing Hannah Community [...]