Document Type

Grant Application

Project/Presentation Title

Peace Week 2000


Peace Studies Program


see attached



Project Period

FY 2000-2001

Event Sponsor

Cultural Affairs and Distinguished Lecture Series

Project Abstract/ Summary

The Peace Studies Program and the Office of Multicultural Programs are collaborating on a series of events during the week of February 5-9,2001 These events are apart of the UMaine celebration of Black History Month as well as the Peace Studies spring series, *2001: A Peace Odyssey." On February 5,2001, we will bring the special multimedia show American Pictures back to UM. V/hen last here in February 1998, American Pictures engaged hundreds of students, faculty and staff in a powerful experience of racism and oppression in the U.S. V/e have also scheduled a "debriefing" conversation on American Pictures for February 6. On February 8-9, 2001, Clarence Glover, a diversity consultant/trainer from Dallas, will give several presentations and workshops on campus for UM students and the public.