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We remember and honor them and cherish memories and times we spent together.  We remember their kindness, laughter, valuable lessons and values they taught us.\r\n\r\n\tWe must continue to unite and work together by supporting and healing the wounds of survivors, and building a better, inclusive, equitable and resilient Society.\r\n\r\n\tkwibuka24: remember-unite-renew     www.kwibuka.rw\r\n\r\n\tOffice for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives\r\n\r\n","msu:eventid":"1522936382060","msu:sponsorid":"1","msu:inputsponsor":"Administration","msu:displayedsponsor":"Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives","msu:displayedsponsorurl":"","msu:date":"04/21/2018","msu:time":"2:00pm - 5:00pm","msu:timebegin":"2:00pm","msu:timeend":"5:00pm","msu:timebeginalt":"14:00","msu:timeendalt":"17:00","msu:categoryid":"51","msu:description1":"Guest Speaker:  Honorable Mathilde Mukantabana, Professor and Ambassador of the Republic of Rwanda to the United States of America, Mexico, Brazil and Argentina.\r\n\r\n\tEvery year we remember the loved ones that were killed in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda:  Over 1 million innocent lives were lost in 100 days.\r\n\r\n\tWe celebrate their lives by remembering them. We remember and honor them and cherish memories and times we spent together.  We remember their kindness, laughter, valuable lessons and values they taught us.\r\n\r\n\tWe must continue to unite and work together by supporting and healing the wounds of survivors, and building a better, inclusive, equitable and resilient Society.\r\n\r\n\tkwibuka24: remember-unite-renew     www.kwibuka.rw\r\n\r\n\tOffice for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives\r\n\r\n","msu:category":"Special Events","msu:location":"115 International Center","msu:location_map":"","msu:price":"","msu:contact_name":"Jean Kayitsinga","msu:contact_phone":"517-604-0748","msu:contact_email":"","msu:url":"","msu:recordchangedtime":"2018-04-09 13:29:59"},{"title":"Night at the Museums | MSU Science Festival","link":"http://events.msu.edu/main.php?view=event&calendarid=default&eventid=1520970694603","description":"04/21/2018: 5:30pm Special Events Art and science collide in creative ways at the MSU Broad! 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