UN Day Dinner and Celebration
“Human Rights, Close to Home"
A Celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Sunday, October 28, 2018
4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Registration, displays, and music 4:30 to 5:00 p.m.
Program begins at 5:00 p.m.
Location: Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, Big Ten Ballroom C, 219 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824 (map below). Parking passes provided.
Keynote Speaker: Chrysula Winegar, Senior Director, Communications & Special Initiatives at the United Nations Foundation and community manager for Global Moms Challenge
Presentation of Awards:
Arthur H Vandenberg Award: Dr. David Wiley, for promoting international understanding, respect and cooperation
Global Goals - Local Leaders:
Jane White, Director and Founder of MI Human Trafficking Task Force
Will Lawrence, Co-founder Sunrise Action, Climate Change Activist
Global Education Awardees:
Dana Blank, Teacher, Ovid-Elsie Schools
Lia Bommarito, James Madison College MSU, formerly Secretary General Williamston HS MUN Club
MSU African Studies Center, MSU Asian Studies Center, UNA MSU, MSU Center for Gender in Global Context (ConGen), LATTICE (Linking All Types of Teachers in Cross-Cultural Education), Peace Education Center
Ticket price: $25 UNA members, $35 non-members (To become a member click here!)
Please register and pay for the event here by 12:00 p.m. October 24, 2018. If you need to pay by check please email firstname.lastname@example.org BY 5 P.M. Tue Oct 23.
View the event flyer here!