Making the Peer to Peer Connection in Peacebuilding

By: David J. Smith, April 18, 2016 Inspiring young people to engage in peacebuilding work is essential to encouraging the next generation of individuals committed to working for peace.  Often a strategy that involves having  senior professionals talk with young aspirants is used.   It is common to have a panel or group of well-established professionals engage withContinue reading “Making the Peer to Peer Connection in Peacebuilding”

Careers and Peacebuilding: My Talk at Penn State

By: David J. Smith, March 25, 2016 Yesterday, March 24, 2016, I had the opportunity to speak to a group of about 70 students at Penn State University.   My talk was sponsored by the Penn State College of Communications, Office of Multicultural Affairs.  The event was co-sponsored by the African, Hispanic, Asian and Native AmericanContinue reading “Careers and Peacebuilding: My Talk at Penn State”

Pre-order: Peace Jobs: A Student’s Guide to Starting a Career Working for Peace

By: David J. Smith, February 11, 2016 My book, Peace Jobs: A Student’s Guide to Starting a Career Working for Peace,  can now be preordered here.  It will be out later in the spring!