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Peace & Conflict Studies Blog

Month: October 2020

  • Prof. Sa’ed Atshan named one of 40 Under 40 by the Arab America Foundation

    Prof. Sa’ed Atshan named one of 40 Under 40 by the Arab America Foundation

    On October 22, Professor Sa’ed Atshan, Assistant Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies at Swarthmore College, became an awardee of the Arab America Foundation’s 40 Under 40 initiative, meant to highlight the accomplishments of young Arab American across the country. The publication remarks, “each of the awardees has forged pathways in their profession and community.…

  • Two Swarthmore Alumni Celebrated as Part of 2020 Nobel Peace Prize-Winning Food Program

    Two Swarthmore Alumni Celebrated as Part of 2020 Nobel Peace Prize-Winning Food Program

    Two Swarthmore alumni shared in the recognition as the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2020. Allison Oman Lawi ’91 is director, ad interim, for the Nutrition Division at WFP at headquarters in Rome, while Andrea Stoutland ’83 is special assistant to the director of human resources. The WFP was…