Students Train for Perfect Storm, Tulane University, 5/24/17

By: David J. Smith, September 7, 2017 With the serious concern and preparations related to Harvey and Irma, this piece about the Forage Center’s Atlantic Promise  (now called Coastal Hope) exercise last March is timely.  The center is glad that students from Tulane participate every year! This coming November (2-5) the Forage Center will offerContinue reading “Students Train for Perfect Storm, Tulane University, 5/24/17”

Forage Center Video on Atlantic Promise/Coastal Hope Experience

By: David J. Smith, August 21, 2017 The Forage Center for Peacebuilding and Humanitarian Education, Inc. recently developed a short video on it’s field simulation in Florida.   It is designed to give potential enrollees a sense of what takes place during the exercise. If you are interested in attending the November 2017 Coastal HopeContinue reading “Forage Center Video on Atlantic Promise/Coastal Hope Experience”

News at George Mason University: Conflict Students Learn Firsthand How to Deal with a Humanitarian Crisis, 6/20

By: David J. Smith, June 20, 2017 As you might know, I serve as president of the Forage Center for Peacebuilding and Humanitarian Education, Inc., a 501 c3 corporation that offers experiential education and training for those interested in humanitarian and peacebuilding work. We offer our flagship program twice a year, in March and inContinue reading “News at George Mason University: Conflict Students Learn Firsthand How to Deal with a Humanitarian Crisis, 6/20”