Center on Conscience and War 75th Anniversary Exhibit and Reception

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Swarthmore, PA (Philadelphia area)

Join the Center on Conscience & War and the Swarthmore College Peace Collection for an exhibit and reception celebrating 75 years of work in defense of conscience! Hear from past and current Conscientious objectors, including Bill Galvin, CCW's Counseling Coordinator and VN-era CO; Bill Yolton, CCW's former director (in the NISBCO days); and Army PFC William Burns, whose CO application is currently pending. Learn about the current legal climate for rights of conscience in the US right now from Peter Goldberger, a local Ardmore lawyer who has practiced CO law for some three decades.

The exhibit will be on display from July 8-24; the reception will be held on July 16, from 11:30am to 1:30pm. Refreshments will be served.

Complete event information at or call 202-483-2220.