Delaware State University will host two free Peace Week events.
DSU will host a talk at 1 p.m. Sept. 18 featuring Michael Griffin, honorary consul of Ghana, and Mary Eisenhower, president of People to People — International, in the Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center on campus, 1200 N. Dupont Highway. Griffin and Eisenhower will hold a discussion revolving around “Be the Change You Want to See in the World.”
DSU is hosting the event in conjunction with the Delaware Humanities Forum.
The university will host a presentation titled “Demystifying Arab Culture” at 1 p.m. Sept. 22 in the Bank of America Building on campus.
Nawar Shora, a senior policy adviser with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, will give the presentation in an interactive discussion format, based on his book, “The Arab American Handbook.” The discussion will include communities targeted for radicalization, the differences between Arabs and Muslims domestically and globally, background on Islam and its belief system and other topics.
“Demystifying Arab Culture” is sponsored by DSU, Wesley United Methodist Church and the Presbyterian Church of Dover.