Monthly Archives: January 2014

Michael Roan’s Obituary (Star Tribune)

“When the next Nobel Peace Prize Forum convenes in Minneapolis, memories of homegrown peacemaker Michael Roan will take a prominent place beside the laureates themselves. Roan traveled the world for more than two decades, bringing Nobel Peace Prize winners to Minnesota … Continue reading

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Nobel Peace Prize Forum Announces Collaboration With Google

The Nobel Peace Prize Forum and Google are working together to expand the reach, enrich the content, and enliven the virtual experience of the 2014 Forum (March 1 and March 7 – 9 in Minneapolis) through the Google+ platform. In … Continue reading

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Forum Observations by Dick Bernard

Dick Bernard, a long time friend of the Festival and the Forum, made these observations on his blog this week. “This morning, along with 15 others from the long-standing group, People of Faith Peacemakers (POFP), I was privileged to hear Forum … Continue reading

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Tribute to Michael M. Roan (1938-2014)

A Tribute:  Michael M. Roan (1938-2014) We learned recently of the sad passing of Michael M. Roan on January 8 of natural causes.  Michael was one of the people responsible for the Forum coming into existence.  It was 26 years … Continue reading

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Meet our new J-Term intern, Taylor Johnson!

A few weeks ago I was preparing myself for my last interim class as a senior Business Administration major at Augustana College in Sioux Falls, however, an email from a professor changed my course. There was an internship opportunity at the … Continue reading

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2014 Music Event: Mason Jennings

The Nobel Peace Prize Forum is pleased to announce that Mason Jennings will be the featured artist during the 2014 Forum on Saturday March, 8th. We are pleased to announce Mason Jennings as the featured artist during the 2014 Forum.Saturday, March, 8th … Continue reading

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Peace Scholar Post: MarieAimee Ntawukulityayo

“We must continue to unite in sisterhood to turn our tears into triumph. There is no time to rest until our world achieves wholeness and balance, where all men and women are considered equal and free.”  Leymah Gbowee How many times … Continue reading

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