Forum Archive

Find speakers, dates, locations, and programs for past Nobel Peace Prize Forums, from 1989 through 2012, and Festivals from 1996 through 2011.

DATE

THEME

LOCATION

SPEAKERS

PROGRAM

2012
March 1-3 
“The Price of Peace” Augsburg College, Minneapolis, MN

Download 2012 Forum program 

Download “Across a Border” by Jocelyn Hagen

2011  
March 4-5     
“Courage to Act”         Luther College
Decorah, IA 

Download 2011 Forum Program

2010
March 5-6
“A Question of Will” Augsburg College 
Minneapolis, MN 
Download 2010 Forum program 
2009
March 6-7   
“A Climate for Change”  St. Olaf College
Northfield, MN 

Download 2009 Forum program 

Download 2009 Festival Program

2008
March 7-8 
“Investing in Community”  Concordia
 College
 Moorhead, MN  

Download 2008 Forum program   

Download 2008 Festival Program

2007
March 9-10 
“The Impact of One”   Augustana College
 Sioux Falls, SD 

Download 2007 Forum program 

 

2006
March 10-11 
“Sustaining the Planet”  Luther College
Decorah, IA 

Download 2006 Forum program 

 

2005
February 11-12 
 ”Uniting for Justice” Augsburg College
Minneapolis, MN 

Download conference directory
Download poem: “Only When Women Sing” 
Download poem: “Blest are the Peacemakers”

 

2004
February 20-21 
“Roots of Change”  St. Olaf College
Northfield, MN 

Download 2004 Forum program

Download 2004 Festival Program

2003
February 14-15 
“A World Without Borders”  Concordia College
Moorhead, MN 

Download Saturday seminar info
Download case study

Download 2003 Festival Program

Download 2003 Forum Program

2002
March 8-9 
“Who is Responsible”  Augustana College
Sioux Falls, SD 
Download 2002 Festival Program
2001
March 9-10 
“Crossing Borders/Challenging Boundaries”  Luther College
Decorah, IA 

Download workshop/seminar information

Download 2001 Festival Program

Download 2001 Forum Program

2000
February 18-19 
“Risk and Reconciliation” St. Olaf College
Northfield, MN 
  • David Trimble, 1998 Co-Laureate
  • Denis Haughey, representing John Hume, 1998 Co-Laureate 
  • J. Bryan Hehir 
  • Sisela Bok 

Download 2000 Forum program 

Download 2000 Festival Program

1999
February 19-20 
“The Morality and Machinery of Modern Conflict” Augsburg College
Minneapolis, MN 

Download workshop/seminar information

Download 1999 Festival Program

1998
February 13-14 
“Visions of Authentic Development” Concordia College
Moorhead, MN 

Download 1998 Forum program
Download Theatre Program – The Caucasian Chalk Circle 

Download 1998 Festival Program

1997
March 7-8 
“Science and Ethics in International Affairs” Augustana College
Sioux Falls, SD 

Download 1997 Forum program

Download 1997 Festival Program

1996
February 23-24 
“From National to Common Security” Luther College
Decorah, IA 

Download 1996 Forum program

Download 1996 Festival Program

1995
February 24-25 
“Searching for Common Ground” Augsburg College
Minneapolis, MN 
 
1994
February 18-19 
“Sowing the Seeds of Global Justice”  St. Olaf College
Northfield, MN 
Download 1994 Forum program
1993
February 12-14
“The United Nations in a New World”  Concordia College
Moorhead, MN 
Download 1993 Forum program
1992
February 14-16 
“Resolving Cultural Conflicts”  Augustana College
Sioux Falls, SD 
Download 1992 Forum Program
1991
February 22-23 
“Leadership in Peacemaking” Luther College
Decorah, IA 
Download 1991 Forum program 
1990
February 16-17 
“Human Rights in the Global Village” Augsburg College
Minneapolis, MN 
Download 1990 Forum program
1989
February 
“Past, Present, Future” St. Olaf College
Northfield, MN 
  • Norman Borlaug, 1970 Laureate
  • Marrack Goulding, representing the United Nations Peace-Keeping Operations, 1988 Laureate
Download 1989 Forum program

 

 

Dr. Morten Rostrup, representing Doctor’s Without Borders, 1999 Laureate Download Keynote