Peace and War & Community Colleges

By: David J. Smith, February 1, 2016 This article appeared in the 2016 Winter edition of the CCID Newsletter.  By David J. Smith, JD, MS Educational Consultant and Peacebuilding Trainer; President, Forage Center for Peacebuilding and Humanitarian Education, Inc.   The effects of torture, the Islamic State, nonviolent responses to Ferguson, the international refugee crisis, how U.S. foreign assistanceContinue reading “Peace and War & Community Colleges”

Scottsdale Community College Peacebuilding Seminar Attracts Over 150 During 2 Days

During April 11-12, 2014 Scottsdale Community College (AZ), part of the Maricopa Community College District, hosted as part of its Genocide Awareness Week “Examining Genocide and Violence Through a Peacebuildng Lens.”  Organized and facilitated by David J. Smith, the seminar brought together educators from local middle schools, high schools, and community colleges.   In addition,Continue reading “Scottsdale Community College Peacebuilding Seminar Attracts Over 150 During 2 Days”