“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”
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”
Valencia College’s Peace and Justice Institute Journal has just been published. The college’s institute is one or the most active and developed in the U.S. It works closely with the local Orlando community on issues of race relations, religious pluralism, and violence prevention. Take a look at the journal here, or click below.