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INTERNATIONAL PEACE DAY LECTURE: "Lessons from my Grandfather," w/ Dr. Arun Gandhi (UTICA/$/DGV)
Start Date: 9/15/2013Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Date: 9/15/2013
Event Description
Dr. Arun Gandhi, grandson of India's Legendary Leader Mohandas K. "Mahatma" Gandhi, shares these lessons all around the world. For the past five years, he has participated in the Renaissance Weekend deliberations with President Clinton and other well-respected Rhodes Scholars. This year, some of his engagements included speaking at the Chicago Childrens Museum and the Womens Justice Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He also delivered talks at the Young Presidents Organization in Mexico, the Trade Union Leaders Meeting in Milan, Italy, as well as the Peace and Justice Center in St. Louis, Missouri. Sometimes, his journeys take him even further. Arun has spoken in Croatia, France, Ireland, Holland, Lithuania, Nicaragua, China, Scotland and Japan. Dr. Gandhi learned from his parents and grandparents that justice does not mean revenge, it means transforming the opponent through love and suffering. Gandhi shares these lessons all around the world. Visit arungandhi.org.
Location Information:
Utica Campus - Information Technology Building  (View Map)
1101 Sherman Drive
Utica, NY 13501
Phone: 315.792.5400
Room: Dr. Michael I. Schafer Theater
Contact Information:
Name: Box Office
Phone: 315.731.5721
Email: Boxoffice@mvcc.edu
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Admission Information
$20 General
$10 MVCC Faculty/Staff
FREE for MVCC students
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This is a DGV event.
Remarks
MVCC STUDENTS: This will count towards; 1 out of your 4 DGV events for degree seeking students or 1 out of your 2 DGV events for certificate seeking students. Fulfilling your DGV criteria is mandatory for Graduation. You must arrive on time, stay until the end of the event, and present a valid photo ID to receive DGV credit.
Ticket Order URL
Tickets are REQUIRED for this event; obtain your tickets in advance! Tickets are available at the Utica Box Office-IT 106 (located next to Schafer Theater) in the IT Building of the Utica Campus, Monday-Friday from 10:00am-2:00pm, and 1 hour prior to the start time. Tickets are available on the Rome Campus in the Student Services Office in the Plumley Complex, Monday-Friday from 11:00am-7:00pm. Tickets may be purchased online at www.mvcc.edu/tickets

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