Alternatives to Violence (AVP) 2nd Peace Fellowship Program for Youth, Deadline 1/15/17

By David J. Smith, December 12, 2016 Alternatives to Violence (AVP) works with communities and prisons in promoting nonviolence.  The application period is now open for its 2nd Peace Fellowship program. The program is designed for youth.  More information is here.  The application is below (click on the image).

Baltimore Youth Innovate to Promote Peace

By David J. Smith, October 2, 2016 The Association for Conflict Resolution conference was held this past week in Baltimore. ACR is the largest association of conflict resolution practitioners and educators in the U.S. I’ve been a continuous member of ACR since its formation.   I’m also a member of the Education, Research and Training (ERT) section ofContinue reading “Baltimore Youth Innovate to Promote Peace”

College and University Peacebuilding Approaches to Violent Extremism and Youth Recruitment, 10/6-8, Cleveland, Ohio, USA (Registration Discounts through 9/15)

By David J. Smith, August 29, 2016 https://www.csuohio.edu/cehs/cve/cve-conference Discounts available through September 15th.  Space is limited to 300 participants. Hosted at Cleveland State University, in collaboration with the Alliance for Peacebuilding, Baldwin Wallace University, Cuyahoga Community College, George Mason University, The Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict, Kent State University, The Ohio School Resource Officer Association, The OhioContinue reading “College and University Peacebuilding Approaches to Violent Extremism and Youth Recruitment, 10/6-8, Cleveland, Ohio, USA (Registration Discounts through 9/15)”