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September 11–14, 2014
The 2014 Conference of the Bahá’í Network on AIDS, Sexuality, Addictions and Abuse (BNASAA).
Theme: Becoming Willing Channels for God’s Bounty.
Venue: Bosch Bahá’í School, 500 Comstock Lane, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, USA.
Registration: Bosch Bahá’í School, 831-423-3387 and bosch@usbncn.org.

September 13, 2014
Interment of the Cremated Remains of Bahá’í and First African American Rhodes Scholar Alain Locke (1885–1954).
Time and Venue: 11 a.m., Congressional Cemetery 1801 E Street Southeast, Washington, DC.
RSVP: gkeys@jordankeys.com.

September 18, 2014
The 2014 Bahá’í World Chair for World Peace Annual Lecture.
Topic: The Problem of Racism, in “Post-Racial” America.
Speaker: Dr. Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, Sociology Department, Duke University.
Time and Venue: 7 p.m., Colony Ballroom, Adele H. Stamp Student Union, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 USA.
Fill out RSVP form for free event at: http://www.bahaipeacechair.umd.edu/.

October 2–5, 2014
Annual ebbf (European Bahá’í Business Forum) International Learning Event, Barcelona, Spain
Topic: How Can We Create a Just Workplace? Part of the Make-It-Meaningful Series
For information: http://ebbf.org/event/how-to-create-a-just-workplace

October 9–12, 2014
‘Irfán Colloquium, Louhelen Bahá’í Center, Davison, Michigan, USA.
Languages: English and Persian.
For information and program details: www.irfancolloquia.org.
For accommodations: E-mail louhelen@usbnc.org; telephone 810-653-5033.

October 15, 2014
The Bahá’í Chair for World Peace Fall Lecture: Empowerment of Women and Peace Series.
Topic: Journeys to Justice: From Victim to Survivor.
Speaker: Lisa F. Jackson, Producer/Director/Writer.
Time and Venue: 4 p.m., Colony Ballroom, Adele H. Stamp Student Union, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 USA.
Fill out RSVP form for free event at: http://www.bahaipeacechair.umd.edu/.

October 29, 2014
The 2014 Bahá’í Chair for World Peace 1st Fall Symposium.
Series: Structural Racism and the Root Causes of Prejudice Series.
Speakers: Dr. Phillip J. Bowman, Director, Diversity Research and Policy Program, School of Education, University of Michigan, and Dr. John L. Jackson, Dean, School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Pennsylvania.
Time and Venue: 2 p.m., Colony Ballroom, Adele H. Stamp Student Union, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 USA.
Fill out RSVP form for free event at: http://www.bahaipeacechair.umd.edu/.

November 12, 2014
The 2014 Bahá’í Chair for World Peace 2nd Fall Symposium.
Series: Solidarity Across Differences Series.
Topic: Being Color Brave Rather Than Colorblind: Forming a Racially-inclusive Sociological Imagination.
Speakers: Dr. Rashawn Ray, Assistant Professor, Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, and Dr. Beth Cohen, Interim Assistant Director, Office of Diversity and Inclusion, University of Maryland.
Time and Venue: 2 p.m., Colony Ballroom, Adele H. Stamp Student Union, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 USA.
Fill out RSVP form for free event at: http://www.bahaipeacechair.umd.edu/.

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