Community College Educators Gather for 7th Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar, George Mason University, 10/31 to 11/3/19

The 7th Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar was held October 31-November 3, 2019 at George Mason University’s (GMU) School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution (S-CAR) in Arlington, VA. The seminar included 10 faculty and students from Bristol Community College, Austin Community College, Montgomery College, Santa Monica College, and Golden West College. Participants heard fromContinue reading “Community College Educators Gather for 7th Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar, George Mason University, 10/31 to 11/3/19”

PeaceCon 2019, 10/2 to 10/4, Washington, DC

PeaceCon 2019, the annual conference of the Alliance for Peacebuilding (AfP), was held October 2-4, 2019 in Washington, DC. The first day was held at the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP), and second and third days at FHI360. Here are a few highlights from the sessions that I attended. Day one (10/2) started in theContinue reading “PeaceCon 2019, 10/2 to 10/4, Washington, DC”

PeaceWorx: A Short Film About Outward Bound Peacebuilding’s Work in Costa Rica

I’m a big supporter of Outward Bound Peacebuilding’s work in advancing experiential education to advance peace and understanding. PeaceWorx is a short film series produced by Blue Sky Project that explores the role of often small, homegrown actions that counter violence, isolation, indifference, and hopelessness. Click here for the 7 minute video. Enjoy!