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Restorative Justice Helps Rehabilitate Tough Chicago Neighborhoods

Fr. Dave Kelly once managed to gather together a police officer whose house had been burglarized and the young man who had broken in. Convening a “peace circle” with the victim, the offender, and other community members, Kelly and fellow participants talked for hours about what led up to the crime, as...

Restorative Justice Helps Rehabilitate Tough Chicago Neighborhoods

Greetings of Peace from the Kroc Institute

The faculty, staff, and students of the University of Notre Dame's Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies wish you peace and good cheer during this holy season and in 2017.

Greetings of Peace from the Kroc Institute

Moosa and Mirza to lead Madrasa Discourses winter intensive in Qatar

University of Notre Dame faculty Ebrahim Moosa, professor of Islamic studies, and Mahan Mirza, professor of the practice, will lead 45 madrasa students in Doha, Qatar, Dec. 25 on a seven-day exploration of the tensions and harmonies between traditional Islamic thought and the scientific and technological advances of modernity.

Moosa and Mirza to lead Madrasa Discourses winter intensive in Qatar

Internships in the Middle East and Washington, D.C., shape PLS major’s career plan

Notre Dame senior Sarah Tomas Morgan has always had an interest in global issues. And the College of Arts and Letters has enabled her to explore that passion through her coursework and a variety of international and internship experiences. Coming into her first year, Tomas Morgan intended on majoring in political...

Internships in the Middle East and Washington, D.C., shape PLS major’s career plan

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

Faculty and students to participate in Vatican meeting on nuclear disarmament

Five University of Notre Dame faculty members and 12 current students and recent graduates will participate in a Vatican conference titled “Perspectives for a world free from nuclear weapons and for integral disarmament,” which is convened by the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development in Rome Nov. 10-11.

Faculty and students to participate in Vatican meeting on nuclear disarmament

Ph.D. Students Named Pepe Fellows in Peace Studies

Doctoral students Heather M. DuBois (theology & peace studies), Chris Haw (theology & peace studies), and Michael Yankoski (theology & peace studies) have been named Steven D. Pepe Ph.D. Fellows in Peace Studies for the 2017–2018 academic year.

Ph.D. Students Named Pepe Fellows in Peace Studies