November 12, 2022 GSMCB: Building Peace Through Human Rights in Central America

 

The Gillespie-Senter 

Memorial Community Breakfast

November 12, 2022 session
 

 
Building Peace
Through 
Human Rights
in Central America
Dr. Scott Pentzer
Director, School of Interdisciplinary Studies
University of New Orleans

SATURDAY NOVEMBER 12, 2022 / 11:00am
First Unitarian Universalist Church
5212 South Claiborne Avenue
(enter via Soniat Street ramp)
 
Presentation and Discussion in the Rev. Theodore Clapp Large Classroom
 
Due to low COVID-19 transmission rates in Orleans Parish, First Unitarian Universalist Church  
is face-mask optional until further notice
 
10:55am - Brief personal introductions
11:00am - Keynote Presentation
12:00pm - Progressive Community announcements
 
About our speaker-
Pentzer is the Director of the School of Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of New Orleans. Scott studied in Costa Rica as a college student, volunteered for a year in Peru, and then earned his Ph.D. in Latin American Studies at Tulane, after a year as a Fulbright-Garcia Robles grantee in Mexico City.

Prior to arriving at UNO in 2019, he worked for several years as an on-site program director in Costa Rica, and as the Executive Director of the Center for Global Education at Tulane. Scott is on the board of directors of Cristosal, a human rights organization working in the Northern Triangle in Central America—El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras.
 
 
For more information, contact Brad Ott at bradott@bellsouth.net or (504) 810-3919
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The Gillespie-Senter Memorial Community Breakfast has been a project of
the First Unitarian Universalist Church Social Justice Team since May 1983
 

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