“Community colleges are everywhere, and they’re closest to the people,” says David Smith, president of the Forage Center for Peacebuilding and Humanitarian Education, which hosts an annual community college peacebuilding seminar. “Half of their students want to get a degree as a tech, a nurse or a welder, and after this, they’re done with college. It’sContinue reading “What’s Peace Got to Do With It?, Community College Daily, 12/12/18”
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6th Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar Brings Together 18 Educators from 10 Colleges and Organizations
The 6th Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar was held November 1 to 4, 2018 at the School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution at George Mason University in Arlington, VA. Started in 2013, the seminar is designed to advance the teaching and learning of peacebuilding and conflict resolution in community colleges. Nearly 150 educators haveContinue reading “6th Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar Brings Together 18 Educators from 10 Colleges and Organizations”
Re-Learning Civil Discourse in the Face of Extreme Polarization, Germantown, MD, 11/2/18
The fall 2018 mediation and conflict management colloquium at Montgomery College in Germantown, MD will be on “Re-Learning Civil Discourse in the Face of Extreme Polarization” with Daryl Davis as the presenter. It will be held Friday, November 2, 2018. For more information see below.