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Peace & Conflict Studies Blog

Month: September 2010

  • Watch coverage of the International Day of Peace, September 17-21

    The International Day of Peace falls on September 21 each year.  This year, as the UN’s International Decade for a Culture of Peace and Non-violence for the Children of the World draws to a close, thousands of events are being planned around the world to signal a global yearning for peace and an intention to…

  • Reina Chano ’09 received the 2010 Elise Boulding Award

    This is a quick follow up on a previous blog post announcing: Reina Chano ‘09, an honors minor in Peace and Conflict Studies (History major), has been awarded the Elise M. Boulding Undergraduate Student Paper Award by the Peace, War, and Social Conflict Section (PWSC) of the American Sociological Association (ASA) for a paper, “Youth…

  • Skills, Networks and Knowledge: Developing a Career in International Peace and Conflict Resolution

    A new report on developing a career in International Peace and Conflict Resolution has been released by the Alliance for Conflict Transformation.  Read more about it at the Peace and Collaborative Development Network. Download the full report.