What Would Peace Between Washington and Al Qaeda Look Like?

“What Would Peace between Washington and Al Qaeda Look Like?: Some Points for the Presidential Candidates to Consider,” a lecture co-sponsored by Pace University’s School of Computer Science and Information Systems and Pace’s Dyson College of Arts and Sciences.

Contact: Louise Kleinbaum, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, Pace University, 914-422-4191, lkleinbaum@pace.edu, or Bill Caldwell, Office of Public Information, Pace University, 212-346-1597, wcaldwell@pace.edu

MEDIA ADVISORY
September 8, 2004

“WHAT WOULD PEACE BETWEEN WASHINGTON AND AL QAEDA
LOOK LIKE?”

“Some points for the presidential candidates to consider” to be raised in
September 11 talk at Pace University downtown campus
by founder of academic peace studies Johan Galtung

WHAT: “What Would Peace between Washington and Al Qaeda Look Like?: Some Points for the Presidential Candidates to Consider,” a lecture co-sponsored by Pace University’s School of Computer Science and Information Systems and Pace’s Dyson College of Arts and Sciences.

WHO: Johan Galtung is director of TRANSCEND: a Peace and Development Network. Galtung, widely regarded as the founder of the academic discipline of peace research, is author of over one thousand articles and 123 books, most recently “Transcend and Transform: An Introduction to Conflict Work.” Over the last fifty years, he has mediated in more than fifty international conflicts.

WHEN: Saturday, September 11, 2004, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. (one-hour lecture followed by discussion).

WHERE: Pace University’s Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts, Lobby, 3 Spruce Street, between Park Row and Gold Street (across from City Hall), New York City.

Pace is a comprehensive, independent university committed to opportunity, teaching and learning, civic involvement and measurable outcomes. It is one of the ten founders of Project Pericles, developing education that encourages lifelong participation in democratic processes. Pace has seven campuses, including downtown and midtown New York City, Pleasantville, Briarcliff, White Plains (a graduate center and the law school), and a Hudson Valley Center at Stewart International Airport near Newburgh, N.Y. Approximately 14,000 students are enrolled in undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs in the Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, Lubin School of Business, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, School of Education, Lienhard School of Nursing and Pace Law School. www.pace.edu

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