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Peace & Conflict Studies Blog

Month: June 2015

  • Celebrating 100 Years of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, 1915-2015

    Celebrating 100 Years of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, 1915-2015

    The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is sponsoring three exhibits this summer. The first opens this week. Celebrating 100 Years of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, 1915-2015 Exhibit: McCabe Library Atrium, June 10, 2015 through June 30, 2015 Opening Event: June 11, 2015, McCabe Library Atrium, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., with reception…

  • ShaKea Alston ’17 Receives Coveted Arts Internship

    Congratulations to ShaKea Alston ’17, a special major in Peace and Conflict Studies and Dance for winning a coveted arts internship during which she will be working at the documentary company POV, which many of you may associate with PBS public television. This story was initially posted by the News and Information Office. By Ryan…

  • New cases added to the Global Nonviolent Action Database

    New cases added to the Global Nonviolent Action Database

    Seventy-six new cases have been added to the Global Nonviolent Action Database by students in the spring semester Strategy and Nonviolent Struggle course at Swarthmore College. The Global Nonviolent Action Database presents cases of nonviolent civil resistance from around the world, spanning decades and even hundreds of years. Data is provided in a narrative format, and…