Working with Local Government as a Means of Advancing Global Human Rights and Student Learning

Increasingly community colleges are looking for ways to provide their students with relevant and impactful experiential opportunities that can promote continued education and provide a window to career opportunities.   Peacebuilding includes a range of strategies that can be applied through coursework. At Montgomery College in Maryland in the spring 2013 the course Politics in ActionContinue reading “Working with Local Government as a Means of Advancing Global Human Rights and Student Learning”

Peacebuilding Themes Evident at ECCSSA Conference

At the annual meeting of the East Coast Colleges Social Science Association (formerly the Eastern Community Colleges Social Science Association) or ECCSSA, peacebuilding themes predominated the 2-day conference in Herndon, Virginia. The overall theme of the gathering was “The Way of Return: Ushering in the Renaissance of the 21st Century: Models for Teaching, Leadership, andContinue reading “Peacebuilding Themes Evident at ECCSSA Conference”