Working for the Greater Good: Strategies for Launching a Career in Peace and Justice, PJSA Conference, Birmingham, AL, 10/28/17

If you attending the Peace and Justice Studies Association meeting in Birmingham, AL at the University of Alabama/Birmingham, October 25-28, 2017 be sure to join us for a session on careers.  I am presenting with my colleagues Susan Cushman, Amy Cox, and Gordie Fellman.  It’s the only career awareness session at PJSA. Saturday, October 28,Continue reading “Working for the Greater Good: Strategies for Launching a Career in Peace and Justice, PJSA Conference, Birmingham, AL, 10/28/17”

3 Upcoming Conferences Where Discussions on Defining the Field and Challenges Faced Will Take Place

By: David J. Smith, September 25, 2017 I’ll written before about the process that began at Point of View in Virginia in June to better define the field and consider challenges we now face. During the upcoming Association for Conflict Resolution (Dallas, TX, October 11-14), Alliance for Peacebuilding (Washington, DC, October 11-13), and Peace andContinue reading “3 Upcoming Conferences Where Discussions on Defining the Field and Challenges Faced Will Take Place”

Ask The Peace Coach, Peace Chronicle Newsletter Column, Spring/Fall 2017

By: David J. Smith, June 15, 2017 I have started writing a column in the Peace and Justice  Studies Association’s  Peace Chronicle.   My piece will focus on careers for students in the peace and conflict fields. Below is my first column.  If you distribute, please make sure to give credit to the Peace andContinue reading “Ask The Peace Coach, Peace Chronicle Newsletter Column, Spring/Fall 2017”