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CEB Presents

Leymah Gbowee

Date: Wednesday, Nov 12th, 2014

Doors: 6:00 pm

Start: 7:00 pm

Place: Macky Auditorium

Tickets: Free at UMC Event Table from 10am-4pm


Leymah Gbowee is a Liberian peace activist, trained social worker and women’s rights advocate

widely recognized for her pivotal leadership role during the Women of Liberia Mass Action for

Peace movement that aided the end of Liberia’s civil war back in 2003. Her story is chronicled in

her memoir, Mighty be Our Powers, and in the award-winning documentary, Pray the Devil

Back to Hell.

Gbowee currently serves as a member of the High-Level Task Force for the International

Conference on Population and Development, Board of Directors of the Nobel Women’s

Initiative, Gbowee Peace Foundation, Federation of Liberian Youth, and the PeaceJam Found

amongst other organizations. She was awarded the Women’s Refugee Council’s Voices of

Courage Award (2014), and received honorary degrees from Rhodes University in South Africa,

the University of Alberta in Canada, Polytechnic University in Mozambique, Cedar Crest

College in the United States, and the University of Dundee in Scotland. Furthermore, Gbowee

holds a M.A in Conflict Transformation from Eastern Mennonite University in Virginia, USA

and she is a proud mother of six children.

Student and community tickets are FREE and available at the UMC event table starting Oct. 29th,

2014 from 10:00am – 4:00pm.

Save the Date: Join Cultural Events board Nov. 19th, 2014 for a free screening of the

documentary Pray the Devil Back to Hell.

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