Peace Center

The Lane Peace Center is committed to fostering peace in ourselves, our community, nation and world. The Lane Peace Center is founded on the understanding that peace is rooted in social, economic, political, racial and environmental justice.

Upcoming Events

Peace Through Compassion

A series co-sponsored by The Lane Peace Center and The Palmo Center 

Palm Peace Center logo

Lane Peace Center logo

February 16, 2017

Gandhi and Nonviolence: Relevance for the 21st Century

Arun Gandhi  Arun Gandhi

Grandson of Mahatma Gandhi
Speaker - author - activist -
agent of change

This event takes place at the Lane Community Coillege Main Campus

7:00 - 9:00 pm with doors opening at 6:00 pm

Center for Meeting & Learning
Building 19, room 103-104          Lane Community College map

Thanks to our co-sponsors the Palmo Center for Peace and Education, Faculty Professional Development, LCC Diversity Office, LCC Professional and Organizational Development Office, Community Alliance of Lane County, Eugene Veg Education Network, and the Eugene Weekly

Live Stream Peace Center Event

Venerable Geshe Dorji Damdul, PhD Geshe Dorji

April 30, 2017

World Renowned Buddhist Teacher from
Tibet,Translator for HH the Dalai Lama - 
Author - Scholar 

This event has been canceled.  Geshe Dorji Damdul has been unable to obtain a visa to enter the United States

To request accommodations that will facilitate your full participation in any Lane events contact the Center for Accessible Resources at least one week in advance at (541) 463-5150 or

Past Presentations

Click an image to watch a video of the Lane Peace Symposium Presentation.

Fearlessness and compassion pic  VandanaShiva photo with video link  Thomas Linzey mini poster  Winona Laduke photo with video link 

Visit the Lane Peace Center video archive where you can watch videos of many of the speakers featured at our previous Peace Symposiums. We will also be live-streaming many of our events.

Live Stream Peace Center Event

Fostering Peace Through Education

Peace Center Poster - Ade, from NigeriaPeace Center poster - Amy, from U.S.A.Peace Center poster - Brijesh, from South Africapeace poster, Christina from philipinespeace poster, Laraib from Pakistanpeace poster - Moustafa from Lebanon

These posters are entries from the Lions International Peace Poster Contest. Click to view larger image. From left to right: Ade from Nigeria, Amy from U.S.A., Brijesh from South Africa, Christina from Philippines, Laraib from Pakistan, Moustafa from Lebanon