A Concordia college senior will share the stage with the Dalai Lama SaturdayMoorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - A Concordia College senior will share the stage with the number 1 monk on Saturday in the cities.
By: WDAY Staff Reports , WDAY
Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - A Concordia College senior will share the stage with the number 1 monk on Saturday in the cities.
Anastasia Young will introduce the Dalai Lama at a Nobel Peace Prize Forum.
Young is a religion and nursing major, and one of Concordia's two peace scholars.
She will have two minutes to introduce the Nobel Prize winner.
Young was able to study peacekeeping in Norway as a peace scholar.
She also studied in India.
Young says the Dalai Lama's teachings have had a profound impact on her.
Anastasia Young/Introducing Dalai Lama: “His Holiness is a beautiful and amazing example of how a person can make a difference in this world, and I am truly inspired by that. And tomorrow is going to be a moment I will never forget.”
Toughly 4,000 people are expected to show up for the speech.
Young says she already planned on going before she was selected to speak.