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Nobel Peace Prize for Leymah Gbowee of Liberia, UMass Lowell’s Greeley Peace Scholar in 2011

bbc.com reports today that Leymah Gbowee is one of three women who this year will share the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize. Leymah was the 2011 UMass Lowell Greeley Scholar for Peace Studies and spent almost three weeks in residence here last April. She led a women’s movement to end a long civil…

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