Goodbye Global Peacebuilding Center, Hello Public Education: USIP Launches New Educational Site

By: David J. Smith, March 5, 2017 In late February, the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) launched a new web site for engaging youth and public audiences.   The Global Peacebuilding Center website, established in 2012, has been retired.   If you go to http://www.buildingpeace.org, formerly the web address for the Global Peacebuilding Center, you will beContinue reading “Goodbye Global Peacebuilding Center, Hello Public Education: USIP Launches New Educational Site”

First Day of 2014 National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar Hosted by USIP

By: David J. Smith, October 18, 2014 The first day of the National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar “Teaching About Global Conflict and Peacebuilding” was hosted by the U.S. Institute of Peace on October 17.   The program started at 11:00 a.m. and ended at 4:30 p.m.  37 faculty and program staff listened to USIP expertsContinue reading “First Day of 2014 National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar Hosted by USIP”

College of Southern Maryland Promotes Peacebuilding During International Education Week

The College of Southern Maryland, serving the three southern counties of Maryland, celebrated International Education Week with a program  on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 for students on raising peacebuilding awareness.   Titled “Global Peacebuilding 101: Exploring Ways to Making the World a Better Place,” the college hosted David Smith who ran a program for  30Continue reading “College of Southern Maryland Promotes Peacebuilding During International Education Week”