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Peace & Conflict Studies Blog

Month: December 2018

  • Touring the Mariner East 2 Pipeline

    Twenty-five students from the Peace and Conflict Studies / Environmental Studies course “Climate Disruption, Conflict, and Peacemaking” braved cold temperatures to tour the route of the Mariner East 2 pipeline (ME2) that runs near Swarthmore College. The ME2 will carry compressed¬†propane, ethane, and butane from fracking operations in the Marcellus shale fields of western Pennsylvania…

  • Infographic Session – Climate Disruption course

    Please join the students in Climate Disruption, Conflict, and Peacemaking (PEAC 055 / ENVS 031) for an infographic session (similar to a poster session) on Monday morning December 10 at 10:30 a.m. in Shane Student Lounge. Refreshments provided.¬† This is a zero waste event.     With thanks for support from the Lang Center for…