News from the Institute
Muhammad Yunus was awarded Quinnipiac's most prestigious humanitarian award and accepted an invitation to join the Albert Schweitzer Institute's honorary board.
Muhammad Yunus, who founded the practice of microcredit as a means to combat global poverty, visited campus in March 2013.
The Albert Schweitzer Institute led a delegation of students, staff and recent alumni to the 2012 Summit of Nobel Peace Prize Laureates April 23-25, 2012, in Chicago.
David Ives, executive director of the institute, spoke at the United Nations Feb. 14, 2012, as part of a panel for the Arms Trade Treaty to UN diplomats and NGOs.