Nobel Peace Prize
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.
A Nobel Prize-winning economist is receiving an honorary degree from the University of Minnesota.
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.
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.
One of the Nobel Peace Prize winners went to school in Madison.