Preparations Underway for 3rd Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar, October 23-26, 2015, Northern Virginia Community College, Alexandria, VA

By: David J. Smith, August 18, 2015 Preparations are underway for the 3rd Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar to be held October 23-26, 2015 at Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) in Alexandria, VA. This is the largest gathering of community college professionals who focus on peacebuilding and conflict resolution efforts.   Last year’s program broughtContinue reading “Preparations Underway for 3rd Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar, October 23-26, 2015, Northern Virginia Community College, Alexandria, VA”

Promoting Peace, Locally and Globally

By David J. Smith,  June 17, 2014 ​ ​Lately, we have been saturated with news about violence around the world. One can’t avoid daily updates on the civil war in Syria, or the one in the making in Ukraine; sectarian violence in several places in Africa, including South Sudan and the Central African Republic; or theContinue reading “Promoting Peace, Locally and Globally”

Peacebuilding Seminar Part of Scottsdale Community College’s Genocide Awareness Week, April 2014

April 7-12, 2014 Scottsdale Community College will host its annual Genocide Awareness Week in Scottsdale, AZ.  This program provides an opportunity to raise awareness of genocide, oppression and violent conflict both globally and in the U.S.   Community college faculty, secondary school educators, students and the public will gather to hear from presenters on an arrayContinue reading “Peacebuilding Seminar Part of Scottsdale Community College’s Genocide Awareness Week, April 2014”