Houghton — The grandson of Mohandas K. Gandhi is bringing his message of peace and nonviolent activism to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

Arun Gandhi is scheduled to speak Friday evening at Michigan Technological University’s Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts. Gandhi is expected to share lessons he learned from the pacifist leader also known as Mahatma Gandhi.

His appearance on the Houghton campus is part of a distinguished lecture series and the 25th annual Parade of Nations multicultural festival.

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