News from the Institute

University honors Muhammad Yunus with Albert Schweitzer Humanitarian Award

Muhammad Yunus was awarded Quinnipiac's most prestigious humanitarian award and accepted an invitation to join the Albert Schweitzer Institute's honorary board.


Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus visits Quinnipiac

Muhammad Yunus, who founded the practice of microcredit as a means to combat global poverty, visited campus in March 2013.


QU group attends gathering of Nobel Laureates

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.


Ives delivers speech at U.N.

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.