26 posts tagged

peace studies

  

We Need to Live for Each other Author Carl Wilkens

October 26, 2017 by | News

The Department of Peace Studies invites you to hear author Carl Wilkens, I’m Not Leaving, a story about Rwanda through the eyes of the only American to remain in the country through the 1994 genocide. Join us on Monday, November 6 at 7 p.m. in Beckman Hall 404 to hear his incredible story.  

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Education Through Experience: Seeing Beyond the Divide

September 28, 2017 by | News

By Muhammad Karkoutli, ‘(20) Political Science Major A mosque and a synagogue standing side by side, commemorating the same prophet, yet divided in bitter conflict. One could not distinguish between the sincerity in the reverence for tradition in either holy site.¬† The mannerisms, etiquette, and atmosphere were almost identical in the Cave of the Patriarchs

Apocalypse Soon? With Dr. Bernd Fischer

September 22, 2016 by | News

Please join Wilkinson College and the Peace Studies Department on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 to hear The Honorable Dr. Bernd Fischer, Presidential Fellow in Peace Studies. He will discuss the state of world affairs and what impact it has on us. Dr. Fischer has been involved with Foreign Service and his career has included: German

2015 Henley Award Ceremony Winners!

May 12, 2015 by | News

Just a few minutes ago, Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences hosted the Twenty-Third Annual Ludie and David C. Henley Social Sciences Awards Ceremony in Argyros Forum. Students from the departments of Political Science, Peace Studies, Sociology, History and Communication Studies were honored with awards. Below is a list of the winners and their

Lecture and Social Hour with Paul Arthur, Dec. 3

November 18, 2014 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Peace Studies Program invite you to a lecture with Paul Arthur , “‘The Mystic Chords of Memory’ – Moving Beyond Conflict” on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 4 p.m. in Argyros Forum, Room 201. Paul Arthur is a scholar of peace and conflict issues. He

Beyond Zionism: Hope for Peace in Palestine, Nov. 18

November 6, 2014 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Department of Political Science and Peace Studies present, Beyond Zionism: Hope for Peace in Palestine, a talk by Miko Peled, author of the General’s Son: Journey of an Israeli in Palestine – on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7 p.m. in Beckman Hall 404. ABOUT THE

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Join Us for the Albert Schweitzer Exhibition Dedication, Nov. 4

October 15, 2014 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Albert Schweitzer Institute invite you to the Albert Schweitzer Exhibition Dedication on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. in The Charles and Nora Hester Faculty Senate Boardroom, Lyon Conference Center, Argyros Forum, Room 201. In 1978, Mr. and Mrs. Lee Ellerbrock, encouraged

How the Arab Millennial Generation is changing the Middle East

October 2, 2014 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences , Departments of Political Science , History and Peace Studies and the Levantine Cultural Center present, How the Arab Millennial Generation is changing the Middle East — a book talk by Juan R. Cole, Professor of History at the University of Michigan on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at

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Save The Date! SCCUR 2014: Illuminating Ideas, Nov. 22

July 31, 2014 by | News

This year’s SCCUR Conference will be hosted by CSU Fullerton on Saturday, November 22, 2014. The theme of the conference is “Illuminating Ideas”. The Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research provides a forum for the presentation of the best research, scholarship, and creative activities of undergraduate students in the region, and encourages communication of innovative

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McKeown Awarded CLS Scholarship

April 29, 2014 by | News

Wilkinson’s very own Megan McKeown (a Peace Studies major and Women Studies minor) has been awarded a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) to study critical needs languages this summer. McKeown is one out of 550 U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who received a scholarship from the CLS Program. She will spend