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Lane Community College Peace Center
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Arun Gandhi to speak at LCC, Feb. 16

Arun GandhiEUGENE, Ore.— The Lane Peace Center is proud to bring Arun Gandhi to the Lane Community College Main Campus Center for Meeting and Learning on February 16 from 7-8:30 p.m. His talk is titled, “Gandhi and Nonviolence: Relevance for the 21st Century.”

Following in the footsteps of his legendary grandfather Mahatma Mohandas Gandhi, Arun Gandhi promotes nonviolence as the path to personal awareness and social change. With turmoil and conflict rising up at home and abroad, our society needs Dr. Gandhi’s crucial understanding and essential messages of constructive encouragement, says Stan Taylor, chair of the Lane Peace Center.

Arun Gandhi founded the Gandhi Worldwide Education Institute and M.K. Gandhi Worldwide Education Institute. He is the author of “Grandfather Gandhi; A Patch of White;” “M.K. Gandhi’s Wit & Wisdom;” the bestseller “Legacy of Love: My Education in the Path of Nonviolence;” and he is co-author of “The Search for a Nonviolent Future: A Promise of Peace for Ourselves, Our Families, and Our World.” He co-created the Gandhi Legacy Tour of India.

This event is free and open to the public. The event will be live-streamed. Complete information about attending or watching the live-stream is available online. 

For accommodations to attend this event, contact the LCC Center for Accessible Resources at 541-463-5150 (voice), 711 (relay), or -email

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Stan Taylor, Chair, Lane Community College Peace Center


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