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Former President Jimmy Carter Speaks On Women, Human Rights At Minneapolis Event

Former President Jimmy Carter is in Minnesota Friday to make a special appearance at the Augsburg College Nobel Peace Prize Forum. President Carter won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002, more than 20 years after he left office.

03/06/2015

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Jimmy Carter Flies Into MSP, Greets Passengers On Plane

Former President Jimmy Carter will be in the Twin Cities this afternoon to moderate a discussion on human rights and democracy as part of a Nobel Peace Prize forum. He’ll start his visit by speaking to a group of students at Augsburg College.

03/06/2015

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Former President Jimmy Carter Visits Twin Cities

Former President Jimmy Carter will visit the Twin Cities Friday. He’ll be moderating a discussion on human rights and democracy as part of a Nobel Peace Prize forum. First on the schedule, he’ll speak to a group of young students gathering at Augsburg College.

03/06/2015

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Dalai Lama Visits Minneapolis For Nobel Peace Prize Forum, Tibetan New Year

One of the most respected people in the world is spending time in Minnesota. The Dalai Lama was in Minneapolis Saturday for a Nobel Peace Prize Forum hosted by Augsburg College.

03/01/2014

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Nobel Prize Winner To Get Honorary Minn. Degree

A Nobel Prize-winning economist is receiving an honorary degree from the University of Minnesota.

02/03/2013

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Dalai Lama To Webcast On Mindfulness And Medicine At Mayo Clinic

The Dalai Lama – the spiritual leader in Tibetan Buddhism and a Nobel Peace Prize laureate – is slated to give a live webcast at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester on Tuesday.

04/23/2012

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Nobel Peace Prize Forum To Feature MN’s Dessa

Augsburg’s annual Nobel Peace Prize forum will feature some amazing speakers this weekend, including former South Africa president F.W. de Klerk, human rights advocate Naomi TuTu and a Minnesota rapper.

03/02/2012

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Nobel Peace Prize Winner Studied In Madison

One of the Nobel Peace Prize winners went to school in Madison.

10/07/2011