News Room

 

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May 15, 2014

MPR News

MPR News Presents Dr. William Foege

MPR re-broadcasts the March 8 keynote presentation of  Dr. William Foege.

April 17, 2014

MPR News (mprnews.org)

Living with ALS: Wrestling with Angels

Bruce Kramer reflects on his experience at the 2014 Forum among other things.

April, 2014

Metro Lutheran

Listeners, viewers worldwide tune in to 2014 Nobel event

Michael Sherer muses on experiences and speakers at the 2014 Forum.

March, 2014

Metro Lutheran

“Make Peace Now, or We’ll Take off our Clothes!”

Michael Sherer explores the speakers who will be at the 2014 Forum.

March 12, 2014

The National Review 

Unembarrassed 

 Jay Nordlinger muses on all things, including the Nobel Peace Prize Forum. 

March 02, 2014

Sister to Sister: TMZ International Radio 

Dr. Maureen Reed interview with TMZ Internation Radio 

 Maureen Reed discusses 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Forum and keynote speech by Nobel Laureate Leymah Gbowee. 

March 01, 2014

Issues the Press Reloaded: TMZ International Radio

Maureen Reed interview with Issues the Press Reloaded 

Maureen Reed radio interview with TMZ Radio International. 

February 26, 2014

The Province

Dalai Lama to speak at Nobel Peace Prize Forum

Article about the Dalai Lama speaking at the 2014 Forum.

February 23, 2014

Access Minnesota 

Maureen Reed interview with Jim DuBois.

Jim DuBois interviews Maureen Reed about the goals and guests at the 2014 Forum.

February 07, 2014

The Augsburg Echo

NPPF Collaborates with Google Plus

The Augsburg Echo shines spotlight on the  Nobel Peace Prize Forum’s recent collaboration with Google Plus.

February 03, 2014

Green Bay Press Gazette

“Can we talk about religion?…”

Nobel Peace Prize Forum mentioned at the bottom of the article.

January 30, 2014

Star Tribune 

Obituary: Michael Roan

Michael Roan, one of the earliest advocates for the Nobel Peace Prize Forum and the Youth Festival, passed away on January 08, 2014.

 October 15, 2013

 Pioneer Press

Maureen Reed’s article in the Pioneer Press

Maureen Reed’s article about the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons. 

October 11, 2013

KFAI FM

Maureen Reed interview with The Morning Blend

Maureen Reed, Executive Director of the Nobel Peace Prize Forum, discusses the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)

July 05, 2013

Star Tribune

Nelson Mandela’s example: Persistent, pragmatic

Maureen Reed, Executive Director of the Nobel Peace Prize Forum, contributes an opinion commentary to the Star Tribune stating that Nelson Mandela has “bent the arc of history.”

April 02, 2013

Minnesota Public Radio: MPR News Presents

 

MPR News Presents Paul Farmer
MPR re-broadcasts the March 9 keynote presentation of Paul Farmer

April 01, 2013

Minnesota Public Radio: MPR News Presents

 

 

MPR News Presents Muhammad Yunus MPR re-broadcasts the March 8 keynote presentation of Muhammad Yunus

 March 09, 2013

 Star Tribune

Arab Spring players inspire at Nobel peace forum Nobel Peace Prize Winner Tawakkol Karman and Ibrahim Al-Hajiby, a Yemeni student at Augsburg, discuss their roles in the Arab Spring 

 March 09, 2013

 Star Tribune

A conversation with Muhammad Yunus of the microcredit movement A question and answer with Laureate Yunus, and with reference to FahmidaZaman whom he met at the Forum

 March 08, 2013

 TPT Almanac

Nobel Peace Prize Forum insights Maureen Reed talks about the Nobel Peace Prize Forum

 March 08, 2013

 Pioneer Press

Breakout Session information: Diabesity   Diabesity epidemic and the Nobel Peace Prize Forum: Hidden Threat We Can Defeat

 March 08, 2013

 Al Jazeera

Tawakkol Karman Interview Laureate Tawakkol Karman speaks with Al Jazeera about International Women’s Day

 March 07, 2013

 KARE 11

Tawakkol Karman Interview In-studio interview by Diana Pierce of Laureate Tawakkol Karman

 March 07, 2013

 Star Tribune

Racism in America Hip hop artist and performer at the Forum, Brother Ali, authors a guest commentary in advance of the Forum

 March 07, 2013

Star Tribune

In Minneapolis, a Nobel forum on peace The editorial board of the paper writes a preview of the Forum

 March 04, 2013

 YouTube

Brother Ali and the Nobel Peace Prize Forum

Brother Ali talks about the upcoming Nobel Peace Prize Forum

 March 04, 2013

 WCCO

Dave Lee Interview

Land O’ Lakes CEO Chris Policinski interviews with Dave Lee

 March 04, 2013

 Metro Lutheran

Muhammad Yunus and Tawakkol Karman to Keynote at Forum

An overview of the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize Forum

 March 03, 2013

 Star Tribune

St. Paul student to meet economic hero

Fahmida Zaman of Bangladesh talks about going to college thanks to microloan from Laureate Muhammad Yunus’ Grameen Bank. Yunus and Zaman meet at the Nobel Peace Prize Forum.

March 01, 2013

 KFAI FM

Brother Ali Interview,  Part 3

General interview of Brother Ali with mention and focus online and in interview of his involvement in NPPF. 

 February 26, 2013

 The Current

Brother Ali & Omar Offendum to speak at NPPF

On-air host Andrea Swensson talks about the NPPF presentation on hip hop and peace, and her role in the event.

February 23, 2013

WCCO

Saturday Night: Global Impact

Esme Murphy speaks with Catherine Ryan about the upcoming Nobel Peace Prize Forum. Ms. Ryan will talk about her work in the Arab World at the Forum on Global Day, March 10.

February 22, 2013

KFAI

Brother Ali Interview, Part 2

General interview of Brother Ali with mention and focus online and in interview of his involvement in NPPF

February 16, 2013

 WCCO

Democracy in Yemen

Host Esme Murphy talks with Catherine Ryan on democracy building in Yemen.  

February 15, 2013

KFAI

Brother Ali Interview, Part 1

Hip-hop artist Brother Ali, who will be speaking at the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize Forum, speaks with KFAI’s Jemma Brown

February 15, 2013

City Pages

Brother Ali set to present at NPPF

Overview of highlights of the Forum

February 15, 2013

BePollen.com 

Brother Ali at NPPF

Event listing in Pollen, which goes to 6,000 civic-minded Minnesotans and thought-leaders, included the NPPF in its bi-weekly publication beginning during mid February. 

 February 09, 2013

 WCCO

Interview with Dr. Maureen Reed

Maureen Reed talks with Esme Murphy about the history and importance of the NPPF

February 6, 2013

Access Minnesota

The 2013 Nobel Peace Prize Forum

Jim duBois from Minnesota Broadcasters Association speaks with Robin Wright, noted author and Arab world expert, and with Maureen Reed about the upcoming Forum featuring Tawakkol Karman and Muhammad Yunus.

October 11, 2012

Star Tribune

Why the Peace Prize matters in Minnesota

Op-Ed on the controversy and the consequence of the Nobel Peace Prize

April 10, 2012

 Minnpost

Minnesota’s museum mania

Story about Dessa’s O’Shaughnhessy Show in March, which mentions her Nobel Peace Prize Forum lecture 

March 23, 2012 KFAI  Weekly News Update Soundbites from Nobel Peace Prize Forum speakers, including Dessa, FW de Klerk, and Naomi Tutu

March 11, 2012

Access Minnesota     

Syndicated Program. Aired March 11th 2012

Maureen Reed speaks with Minnesota Broadcasters Association about the 2011 Forum

March 2, 2012

 WCCO TV

Nobel Peace Prize Forum to feature Minnesota’s Dessa

Gregg Litman story about Dessa and her 2012 Nobel Peace Prize Forum lecture + performance

March 2, 2012

Star Tribune

Free Speech and hip-hop: When talk is cheap

Op-Ed by Dessa about her 2012 Nobel Peace Prize Forum lecture

March 1, 2012

Vita.MN

Weekend Spotlight

Event information for Dessa’s 2012 Nobel Peace Prize Forum lecture

February 29, 2012

Star Tribune

Editorial: A timely forum on peace

Lori Sturdevant  writes about the importance of the Nobel Peace Prize Forum

February 28, 2012

MinnPost

Weekly performance round-up

Event information for Benjamin Britten’s “War Requiem,” which was part of the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize Forum

February 27, 2012

Metro Lutheran

Nobel Conference reinvents itself

Preview story and interview with Maureen Reed regarding the 2012 Forum

February 26, 2012

 WCCO Radio

Steele Talkin’ Radio Show

Interview with Maureen Reed about the 2012 Forum

April 26, 2011

Metro Lutheran

 Nobel Peace Prize Forum to land at Augsburg College

Overview of 2012 Nobel Peace Prize Forum, move to Augsburg

 

 

 

 
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       

 

 

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