UNCG Campus Weekly

Campus Weekly is published each Wednesday when classes are in session. In the summer, it is published biweekly.

Svi Shapiro

Photo of Svi ShapiroSvi Shapiro (Educational Leadership and Cultural Foundations) was honored by the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland, receiving the university medal for “Outstanding Contributions to Educational Thought.” He is only the second individual to receive this award. In addition he spoke to the faculty of the university on “Educating for Peace in a Divided World.” He also spoke to the Polish Education Society on Critical Pedagogy in the Context of American Education Today. Svi Shapiro spent a week as a guest of the university. His stay in Poland was part of his research concerning Polish-Jewish relations and education in the post-holocaust world.