Friday, March 8, 9:30 â€“ 11:30am, Augsburg College, Minneapolis
Grades 3-8 learn about and celebrate peacemaking.Â
Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus
The â€śBanker to the Poorâ€ť from Bangladesh who pioneered a world movement to eradicate poverty through microlending.
The Harry Potter Alliance /Â Andrew Slack
Just as Dumbledoreâ€™s Army wakes the world up to Voldemortâ€™s return, works for equal rights of house elves and werewolves, and empowers its members, the Harry Potter Alliance empowers students to hone the magic of their creativity in endeavoring to make the world a better place.
Concordia Language Village
An interactive presentation by staff from Concordia Language Villages, the most extensive language and cultural immersion camp in the U.S.
The Festival is designed to address Minnesota social studies standards related to geography and economics.