Justice and Peace Studies

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Undergraduate Justice and Peace Studies major Heaven Fekadu stands in front of a mural she helped paint in south Minneapolis. Photo by Mike Ekern '02.

Junior Heaven Fekadu Studies and Paints Peace Across Minneapolis With Local Nonprofit

Over the summer, Fekadu conducted a research project that studied the painting of street murals over gang-tagged Minneapolis businesses with artist Jimmy Longoria, the only Chicano/Latino/Hispanic to be awarded a Bush Foundation Artist Fellowship.