Colombian peace agreement progressing steadily, says Kroc Institute report

Nearly one year after the Colombian government and the rebel group FARC signed a historic peace accord, the fulfillment of nearly half its commitments is underway, according to a report issued Nov. 16 (Wednesday) by the University of Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies.

Colombian peace agreement progressing steadily, says Kroc Institute report

Kroc Welcomes Six New Ph.D. Students

The doctoral program is a partnership with the Notre Dame Departments of Anthropology, History, Political Science, Sociology, Psychology and Theology.

Kroc Welcomes Six New Ph.D. Students

Welcome, Master’s Class of 2017

Meet the Master's Class of 2017! This class of 18 includes students from Burundi, China, Colombia, Ghana, Guatemala, Hungary, Jordan, Kenya, Russia, Spain, Syria, Uganda, the United States, and Zimbabwe.

Welcome, Master’s Class of 2017

Congratulations, Peace Studies Class of 2015!

The Kroc Institute recently held two special events to honor 40 graduating peace studies seniors who majored or minored in peace studies and 25 graduates of the master’s in international peace studies program.

Congratulations, Peace Studies Class of 2015!

New Book Advances Research on Religion, Conflict and Peace

The recently published Oxford Handbook of Religion, Conflict, and Peacebuilding, edited by Atalia Omer, Scott Appleby, and David Little, provides a comprehensive scholarly account of the role of religion in contributing to conflict and fostering peace.

New Book Advances Research on Religion, Conflict and Peace

Kroc Launches “New” Peace Accords Matrix

The Kroc Institute Peace Accords Matrix has launched as a redesigned and redeveloped database and website with enhanced search tools and rich new data on peace accords around the globe.

Kroc Launches “New” Peace Accords Matrix

Fall Semester Peace Studies Classes Begin

Political protest, religion and peace, foreign policy, international development, and environmental justice are among the issues Notre Dame peace studies students will study in more than 60 peace studies courses offered during the 2014 fall semester.

Fall Semester Peace Studies Classes Begin

Peace Studies Senior Interns at Vatican

While interning at the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, Sara Spittler worked side-by-side with church officials specializing in religion and peace.

Peace Studies Senior Interns at Vatican

Honoring Graduates in Peace Studies, Class of 2014

On Commencement Weekend (May 16-17) the Kroc Institute held two special events to honor 30 graduating seniors who majored or minored in peace studies and 15 graduates of the master’s in international peace studies program.

Honoring Graduates in Peace Studies, Class of 2014

Ph.D. Student Wins NSF Award for Work in Rwanda

Danielle Fulmer has received a 3-year graduate research fellowship from the National Science Foundation to study the impact of Rwandan women on community-level peacebuilding efforts.

Ph.D. Student Wins NSF Award for Work in Rwanda