Monday October 19th, 2015 - 7:30 pm
Westminster College will present a concert and lecture, "If We Ever Needed Love, We Need it Now," a post-Parliament of World Religions lecture and concert on Oct. 19, 2015. Vishwanath Dadarao Karad, president, World Peace Centre (Alandi) at MAEER’s MIT Maharashtra Institute of Technology in Pune, India, and UNESCO Chair Holder for Human Rights, Democracy, Peace and Tolerance, will speak on the integration of science and religion in promoting harmony and peace in the world. Baha'i House of Worship music director, Van Gilmer, and members of the National Baha'i Choir will inspire the evening with gospel music and other choral numbers on peace.
Tuesday October 20th, 2015 - 7:00 pm
Trevor Thrall will present findings from his recent study, arguing that the end of the Cold War, 9/11, and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have imprinted Millennials with a distinct pattern of foreign policy attitudes. Millennials perceive the world to be significantly less threatening than do their elders and are more likely than earlier generations to support international cooperation than the unilateral use of military force. Visit utahdiplomacy.org for information.