International Day of Peace Events: Dedication of “Tree of Peace and Humanity”

FSU and ACM Hosting Events for International Day of Peace

Each year, the world observes Sept. 21 as the International Day of Peace. For 2017, Frostburg State University and Allegany College of Maryland will highlight the importance of peace globally, in our communities and within ourselves through the following series of events, all of which are free and open to the public.

On Friday, Sept. 22, at 1:30 p.m. the FSU campus community will come together between the Gira Center and the Compton Science Center to dedicate Frostburg’s “Tree of Peace and Humanity” in honor of Gandhi’s life work and message.

The events at FSU have been made possible by the Sandhir Foundation in coordination with the FSU Foundation. For more information, contact Dr. Elesha L. Ruminski, associate professor of communication studies at FSU, at 301-687-4480 or

Friday, September 22, 2017 at 1:30pm

Area between the Gira Center and the Compton Science Center

Event Type

Special Events


Free and open to the public

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Contact Person

Dr. Elesha L. Ruminski

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