Symposium–Genocide in Rwanda: Media, Memory, and Denial

The Afro-Romance Institute, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, The Office of the Vice-Provost of International Programs, The Canadian Consulate in Chicago, The Embassy of Rwanda in Washington D.C., Step Up! American Association for Rwandan Women, and many entities and Departments campus wide are sponsoring a three-day symposium entitled: Genocide in Rwanda: Media, Memory and Denial.  The Symposium will commence April 26, 2012  with a screening of the film “Brussels-Kigali” at 7pm in Mumford Auditorium.  On April 27, 2012 symposium sessions will take place from 9am...

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April 2012 House Of Hope Fundraiser

  Step Up! will be hosting a seated dinner and Silent Auction with keynote speaker, Senator Romeo Dallaire, his speech is entitled: “The Casualties of Humanitarian Intervention.” Proceeds from the event will be used to establish a trauma counseling center in Rwanda where survivors of the Rwandan genocide can receive psychological treatment and training. 6-10 pm Tickets are $50. You may purchase them below. Buy Tickets for The House of...

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2012 House of Hope Fundraiser

Step Up! will be hosting a seated dinner and Silent Auction with keynote speaker, Senator Romeo Dallaire, his speech is entitled: “The Casualties of Humanitarian Intervention.” Proceeds from the event will be used to establish a trauma counseling center in Rwanda where survivors of the Rwandan genocide can receive psychological treatment and training. 6-10 pm Tickets are $50. Tickets are available to purchase securely below. You will be taken to a secure page to purchase the tickets. Buy Tickets for The House of...

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2011 Newsletter

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2010 Newsletter

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