2017 Ceremony and Symposium

Award Recipient

This year the center will bestow the award on the Pastoral Land Commission (CPT) of the Brazilian National Bishops’ Conference in recognition of its decades of solidarity with the poor, the landless and those subjected to forced labor. Bishop Enemésio Lazzaris, president of CPT, will receive the award at the University of Dayton.

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Date and Time: March 28, 2017, 1:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Kennedy Union Ballroom

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Award Ceremony

Date and Time: March 28, 2017, 5:30 - 7:00 pm

Location: Kennedy Union Ballroom

Reception immediately follows in the Torch Lounge. Program is forthcoming.

Free Parking

Free parking passes will be available for the Romero event beginning at 11 a.m. in lots B, C or P. You will need to stop by the visitor center located at the intersection of University Circle and L Street. Please tell the parking attendant you need a parking pass for the Romero Awards and Symposium event. Please check the campus map for locations of these lots on campus.

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