On Our Watch: Stopping Genocide in Sudan

Humanitarian and author John Prendergast will deliver a lecture, "On Our Watch: Stopping Genocide in Sudan," at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 6, 2008, in Alumni Hall at Quinnipiac University. The free event is open to the public. Prendergast is co-chairman of Enough, an organization creating policy recommendations and engaging activists to stop genocide and crimes against humanity. Predergast was involved in various peace processes throughout Africa while working at the White House and State Department during the Clinton administration. Prendergast also has worked for the United Nations and members of Congress. He has authored eight books about Africa, the latest is a New York Times best seller, "Not On Our Watch: The Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond," co-authored with actor Don Cheadle and published by Hyperion in 2007. Prendergast travels regularly to Africa's war zones on fact-finding missions, peacemaking initiatives and awareness-raising trips involving network news programs, celebrities and politicians. For more information, call Quinnipiac's public relations office at (203) 582-8652.

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