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International House Announces Davis Projects for Peace Summer 2019 Grant Program Recipient

International House of Chicago graduate fellow Andres Caro has been awarded a Davis Projects for Peace grant for the summer of 2019.

Davis Projects for Peace is the vision of International House New York alumna Kathryn Wasserman Davis who, on her 100th birthday in 2007, launched this program at over 90 college campuses in the United States as a way to inspire young people to create initiatives which would bring new energy and ideas to the prospects of peace in the world. 

Learn more about the Davis Projects for Peace and Andres Caro's project, here.

Sat., Mar. 23, 2019

54th Anniversary Spring Festival of Eastern European Music and Dance

One of the largest festivals in the U.S. showcasing the folk music, dance, and culture of the Balkans and Eastern Europe, this festival attracts enthusiasts from all over the country. Guided by master dance teachers and inspired by virtuoso musicians you’ll dance, sing, and jam all weekend long! Be enthralled by splendid performances of music and dance at the Saturday evening concert. 

Sat., Apr. 06, 2019

Race, Class, and Animal Welfare with Speaker Christopher S. McJetters

Christopher McJetters is the director of social media for Peace Advocacy Network. His talk will examine current and historical connections between Black liberation and animal liberation in U.S. American cultre and throughout the global west.

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