Newark Peace Education Summit

Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, right, greets 2003 Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi, of Iran at the the Newark Peace Education Summit Friday, May 13, 2011, in Newark, N.J.  (credit: Mel Evans/AP)

Newark Hosts 3-Day Peace Education Summit With Keynote Speaker Dalai Lama

The Newark Peace Education Summit kicked off Friday with the crowd singing peace songs.


Newark Mayor Cory Booker

Newark Leaders Look For Lessons At Peace Summit

City residents hope the Newark Peace Education Summit, scheduled for Friday through Sunday, will shine a light on Newark’s problems and bring added resources to the city for those in the anti-violence struggle.


Tibetan Spiritual Leader The Dalai Lama (credit: DIPTENDU DUTTA/AFP/Getty Images)

Dalai Lama To Attend Peace Summit In Newark

Newark Mayor Cory Booker was scheduled to announce details of the event at a news conference Wednesday.