National Career Development Day!

Today is National Career Development Day! The day was established by the National Career Development Association to advance career awareness. This 2011 USA Today article offers some suggestions on how to advance your job prospects. If you are considering a peacebuilding, development, humanitarian or conflict resolution related career, consider purchasing my book Peace Jobs: AContinue reading “National Career Development Day!”

8th Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Virtual Seminar Builds Community During the Pandemic

The 8th Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar ended on Saturday, 11/14/20. It was held over three consecutive Fridays and Saturdays: 10/30-31, 11/6-7, and 11/13-14. Nearly 60 faculty, administrators and students attended – the largest number to date. The large number, the virtual setting, and the reduced costs to attend, suggests benefits for virtual gatherings.Continue reading “8th Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Virtual Seminar Builds Community During the Pandemic”

The Peacebuilding Career Connection, NAFSA blog, 10/16/20

Today, more students than ever before are trying to pivot their careers to engage in social change. Students who have had international experiences in particular have much to contribute. Read my piece here in the most recent NAFSA blog on strategies that educators can take with students who have had global experiences.