AFSC's Peace Fellowship is a unique opportunity for college students to become strong peace and justice leaders on campus. See the attached flyer for more information about how to apply, or contact Kathleen McQuillen, AFSC Iowa Program Coordinator, KMcquillen@afsc.org, 515-274-4851, ext. 22.
Kat Olsen Flaate and Krista Goodman, AFSC Peace Fellows, provided leadership in organizing Peace Week activities at Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri.
[AFSC Peace Fellows Krista Goodman and Kat Olsen Flaate have been active working on peace campaigns at Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri. During the past quarter, Krista and Kat have continued a Social Awareness Film Festival (including Lost Boys of Sudan, Trouble the Waters, Promises and other films). They have worked through “Students for Social Change” and partnered with other campus groups. Below, Krista shares some of what she's learned.]
Omer recently completed an AFSC Peace Fellowship, working to "Organize the Hope" at Central College in Pella, Iowa.
By Kathleen McQuillen, AFSC Iowa Program Coordinator
Our work with young people is expanding, and what a blessing it is to experience their excitement and passion! Across the nation, AFSC offers young people education on organizing, media work, and program design. In return they bring to our work creativity and energy.
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