Third Day of the National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar

By: David J. Smith, October 19, 2014 Teaching peace,  case studies, nonviolent strategies, and human rights were featured on the third day of National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar held on October 19. The morning started with Colman McCarthy advocating for the need to teach peace studies.  He was followed by a presentation from representatives of Continue reading “Third Day of the National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar”

4th Annual Symposium on the State of Graduate Education in Peace and Conflict Resolution, George Mason University, May 19-20, 2014

By David J. Smith, May 22, 2014 The 4th Annual Symposium on the State of Graduate Education in Peace and Conflict Resolution was held Monday, May 19 and Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at George Mason University in Arlington, VA and hosted by the School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution (S-CAR).   The first day of theContinue reading “4th Annual Symposium on the State of Graduate Education in Peace and Conflict Resolution, George Mason University, May 19-20, 2014”

Second Day of Seminar Examines Experiential Learning, Media, and Peace Education; Colman McCarthy Featured Speaker

The second day (October 13, 2013) of the seminar “Teaching About Global Conflict and Peacebuilding” focused on experiential learning, media, and peace education. The day started with a passionate talk by educator Colman McCarthy arguing for the teaching of peace and nonviolence.  McCarthy shared with the group his experiences interviewing Mother Teresa and working withContinue reading “Second Day of Seminar Examines Experiential Learning, Media, and Peace Education; Colman McCarthy Featured Speaker”