Liberia’s National Peace Ambassador and Cornell alumnus The Rev. William Tolbert III ’77, son of the late Liberian President William Tolbert Jr., will speak on the history of Liberia and root causes of its civil war and instability, and identify the challenges to–and recommendations for–genuine reconciliation and lasting peace.
Since 2000, the Small-Thomas Lectures have explored the intersection of faith and social justice thanks to a generous gift from Richard Small ’50 and Norma Thomas Small.
When: 11:10 a.m.-noon
Where: HALL-PERRINE ROOM OF THOMAS COMMONS