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Reina Chano ’09 received the 2010 Elise Boulding Award

This is a quick follow up on a previous blog post announcing:

Reina ChanoReina 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 in Northern Ireland: The Role of Narratives in Promoting Reconciliation,” adapted from her interdisciplinary honors Peace and Conflict Studies thesis: Historical Education as Reconciliation: Teaching History in Northern Ireland.

Reina attended the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association in Atlanta, and on August 14, 2010 the award was presented to her by Dr. Morten Ender (USMA, West Point) during the PWSC section business meeting. Congratulations Reina!