Friday, June 22, 2012

A Short Note on The Culture of Peace in India

UAB News just posted a blog/story on the India Study Away Program- A Culture of Peace in India, a three week program sponsored by the Peace, Justice, and Ecology Minor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Blog: UAB News Blog
Post: From India to UAB, students plan to use peace to change their world

UAB India Group with the Active Nonviolence Education Center's Director and Training Staff at the Chonor House, McLeod Ganj
The group worked with the Active Nonviolence Education Center (ANEC) in Dharmasala for two weeks. We engaged in a series of workshops and site visits focused on understanding the history and current role of nonviolent social action, peace, and conflict resolution. 

Sharyn, Haley, Alea, Phillip, Lauren, and Brayn at Triund Hill Station

Jade, Sharyn, Mala, and Usa at the Taj Mahal