What: Shirin Ebadi, the Nobel Peace Prize winner in 2003, will be on campus as part of the Disney Forum speaker series. In its statement, the Nobel award committee said it chose Ebadi because of her focus on promoting human rights and democracy in her country (Iran). She is the first Muslim woman to be awarded the peace prize.
When: Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 7 p.m.
Where: Soda Center, Saint Mary's College of California, 1928 St. Mary's Rd., Moraga
Ticket information: Free and Open to the Public
Contact: Shawny Anderson Associate Dean of Liberal Arts (925) 631-4468.