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The Civility Project Session at Taking Action for Peace Conference

September 23 @ 2:00 pm 3:00 pm

Stephen Henderson and Nolan Finley will present about the Civility Project at Taking Action for Peace, a conference of ideas and solutions. Drawing 600+ participants and including youth from Northwestern Ohio and Michigan, this conference focuses on four tracks:

  1. Public Health: gun violence and prevention; mental health & addiction; health disparities; effect of global pandemics 
  2. Environment: environmental injustice; water rights; sustainable technologies; energy conservation
  3. Civic Literacy and Engagement: misinformation/disinformation in print, broadcast, and social media; media literacy and civic literacy as life skills
  4. Restorative Justice and Practice: racial equity; dispute resolution; implicit bias; understanding and addressing conflict in the workplace/school/community. 

Teams of undergraduate students will submit project ideas for a competition judged by The Resolution Projecthttps://resolutionproject.org/  Winners will receive seed money and mentoring to implement their project. They’ll also present their projects at the conference. 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 United States
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