2001 Schweitzer Award of Excellence

June 18, 2001 by | News

Habitat for Humanity A special presentation of a 2001 Albert Schweitzer Award of Excellence was made to Habitat for Humanity and its founder, Millard Fuller, at a celebrative “Habitation Night” held on the campus of Chapman University on October 26, 2001. At that event Millard Fuller gave an inspirational speech, and Albert Schweitzer Institute director

2000 Albert Schweitzer Award of Excellence

June 18, 2000 by | News

The American Friends Service Committee received the 2000 Albert Schweitzer Award of Excellence at the Chapman University opening convocation on September 20, 2000. A recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, the American Friends Service Committee is a Quaker organization supported by people who represent a number of faith traditions and are united in their commitment

1999 Albert Schweitzer Award of Excellence

June 18, 1999 by | News

Givat Haviva The recipient of the 1999 Albert Schweitzer Award of Excellence is a prominent organization dedicated to peace, justice, and dialogue in Israel and Palestine, Givat Haviva. The Award was presented at the opening convocation of Chapman University. Founded in 1949, Givat Haviva is a center for Jewish and Arab discussion and education. The

1998 Albert Schweitzer Award of Excellence

June 18, 1998 by | News

Fabiola Letelier, prominent human rights lawyer from Chile, was awarded the 1998 Albert Schweitzer Award of Excellence at the opening convocation at Chapman University on September 8, 1998. Ms. Letelier is president of the Corporacion de Promocion y Defensa de los Derechos del Pueblo (Organization for the Advancement and Defense of Community Rights). Acknowledged as

1997 Albert Schweitzer Award of Excellence

June 18, 1997 by | News

On Tuesday, October 7, 1997, Dr. Helen Caldicott was on the campus of Chapman University to receive the Albert Schweitzer Award for Excellence for 1997. At a dinner just prior to the presentation of the award, Dr. Alice Bergel offered a moving tribute to Dr. Caldicott. She said, “May there always be a Helen Caldicott