Advancing Peacebuilding Through Global Education, Austin Community College, Austin, TX, 10/10 & 11/2017

By: David J. Smith, September 15, 2017 I am looking forward to visiting Austin Community College October 10-11 to offer workshops on peacebuilding and global education.  I’ve visited the college a number of times, and was interviewed on my book Peacebuilding in Community Colleges: A Teaching Resource (USIP Press 2013) there in 2013. Here’s the video.Continue reading “Advancing Peacebuilding Through Global Education, Austin Community College, Austin, TX, 10/10 & 11/2017”

Food Insecurity Symposium, Austin Community College, Austin, TX, 4/21

By: David J. Smith, April 13, 2017 If you are interested in issues related to food insecurity and are in the Austin, Texas area, you might consider attending this event at Austin Community College set for Friday, April 21. The Peace and Conflict Studies Center is hosting its 6th Annual Spring Symposium – “Displace andContinue reading “Food Insecurity Symposium, Austin Community College, Austin, TX, 4/21”

35 U.S. and Canadian Community Colleges Supporting Peacebuilding Initiatives

By David J. Smith, June 18, 2014 I recently updated my list of North American Community College Peacebuilding Programs. Currently, 35 U.S. and Canadian community colleges are supporting peacebuilding programs and initiatives.   These efforts include peace studies, conflict resolution, social justice, justice studies, human rights (including genocide and related areas), and mediation. Programs exist inContinue reading “35 U.S. and Canadian Community Colleges Supporting Peacebuilding Initiatives”