Shirin Ebadi

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2012

    Meet David Wineland, Boulder-based co-winner of the Nobel Prize for physics

    The National Institute of Standards and Technology in Boulder needs some lessons in publicity. NIST's own David Wineland has just been named co-winner of the Nobel Prize for physics -- an incredibly prestigious honor for Wineland and the facility. Yet at this writing, there's no reference to the awa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2012

    Shirin Ebadi comes to Denver as another Nobel Peace Prize winner pulls out of Chicago summit

    Mairead Corrigan Maguire, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1976 for her work in Northern Ireland, has pulled out of the twelfth World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates that starts Monday in Chicago. "That's what happens when you don't hold your big Nobel events in Denver!," jokes Dawn Engle, a founde ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2009

    Give PeaceJam a chance: Buy a guitar

    ​The five hand-painted guitars signed by ten Nobel Peace Prize winners that will be auctioned off on eBay today are truly for the man who has everything -- although "that's not true until they buy one of the guitars!," points out Ivan Suvanjieff, the founder of PeaceJam, the organization that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2009

    Wake-Up Call: Pull some strings for Peacejam

    ​It's been a tough year for Peacejam, the homegrown nonprofit that over the past fifteen years has reached out to hundreds of thousands of kids around the globe, showing them that in the toughest circumstances, it's still possible to push for peace -- and then proving it by bringing ten Nobel ... More >>

  • News

    September 21, 2006

    Speak Your Peace

    Some very Nobel intentions pay off.

  • News

    September 14, 2006

    Nobel Intentions

    Go, Broncos! Promoting peace is serious business.