3 02, 2014

Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr. Speaks with CELC Students

2019-09-03T05:14:18-04:00February 3rd, 2014|Categories: Blog, Kingian Nonviolence and Peace Studies|

Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr. spends time with students of CT Experiential Learning Center (CELC).  They listened intently, captivated by his stories of being in Selma, Alabama as he ran the Voting Rights Campaign; lived within extremely difficult, even life-threatening situations; and how through nonviolence, he worked with others to instigate change. Dr. LaFayette spoke about [...]

15 02, 2011

CELC Meets With Civil Rights Legend

2019-09-03T07:50:10-04:00February 15th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Kingian Nonviolence and Peace Studies|

CELC students met with Civil Rights legend Dr. Bernard Lafayette, Jr. during an event that was co-sponsored by Connecticut Central State University and the Connecticut Center for Nonviolence.  This event entitled Continuing King’s Work of Nonviolence: Confronting Injustice Then and Now – A Conversation with Dr. Bernard Lafayette, Jr., Civil Rights Legend took place on [...]

24 02, 2010

Peace Jam Northeast Director visits CELC

2019-09-03T08:15:45-04:00February 24th, 2010|Categories: Blog, Kingian Nonviolence and Peace Studies|

Peace Jam is a great organization where young people from around the world work together with Nobel Peace Prize Laureates to create positive change through Peace Jam’s Global Call to Action.  Today CELC students met Barry Felson, our Northeast Peace Jam representative.   “He made me feel like I coud be a part of things [...]

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