EMU’s Summer Peacebuilding Institute Will Go Online, Summer 2020

For 25 years Eastern Mennonite University in Harrisburg, VA has offered a residential based Summer Peacebuilding Institute (SPI). It will still be offered this coming summer, but be held online. Fees are reduced also. Read this letter the SPI’s director Bill Goldberg. Dear Friend and Colleagues, For 25 years we have been gathering peace andContinue reading “EMU’s Summer Peacebuilding Institute Will Go Online, Summer 2020”

Peace Is Your Day Job, Talk at the Spark Matsunaga Institute, 3/11/20

This past week (3/11/20) I visited the Spark M. Matsunaga Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. It was small gathering at the institute’s office hosted by José Barzola and Maya Soetoro-Ng. I shared with them ideas on advancing a career in the field. I’ve long known about the instituteContinue reading “Peace Is Your Day Job, Talk at the Spark Matsunaga Institute, 3/11/20”

Obama Foundation Summer Internship

At the Obama Foundation, we are guided by a core belief: that ordinary people working together can change history. Our mission is to inspire those people to take action, empower them to change their world for the better, and connect them so they can achieve more together than they can alone.  We were founded by community organizers, so when we seekContinue reading “Obama Foundation Summer Internship”