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Rescheduled: Nobel Laureate Shirin Ebadi at Notre Dame

Shirin Ebadi’s lecture, “Human Rights in the Islamic World,” has been rescheduled due to circumstances beyond her control. This event will now take place at 12:30 p.m. on April 23 (Thursday). Ticket holders must exchange their tickets.

 Rescheduled: Nobel Laureate Shirin Ebadi at Notre Dame

Kroc Honors Peace Alum

Xabier Agirre, M.A. ’95, a senior analyst for the International Criminal Court in The Hague, has received the Kroc Institute’s 2009 Distinguished Alumni Award.

Kroc Honors Peace Alum

Become a Kroc "fan" on Facebook

The Kroc Institute has launched a Facebook page dedicated to engaging inquiring students. Anyone can become a “fan” and can learn about Kroc people, academic programs and news.

Become a Kroc

Rescheduled: Nobel Laureate Shirin Ebadi at Notre Dame

Shirin Ebadi, a lawyer, human rights activist, and recipient of the 2003 Nobel Peace Prize, will deliver the 15th annual Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Lectures in Ethics and Public Policy at 12:30 p.m. on April 23. Please note new date.

Rescheduled: Nobel Laureate Shirin Ebadi at Notre Dame

An African Response to Obama’s Inauguration

The inauguration of Barack Obama as president of the United States is a momentous event that signals an opportunity for change, says Rashied Omar, a research scholar at Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies.

An African Response to Obama’s Inauguration

Symposium and Films to Focus on the Changing Face of War

A prominent military historian and strategist from Israel and a former U.S. special operations officer and expert on the future of war are the lead speakers for Of War & Law,” a symposium and film festival to be held Feb. 12-14.

Symposium and Films to Focus on the Changing Face of War

To End Violence in Gaza, Think Again

Bringing peace to Gaza and Israel requires a new way of thinking about the conflict, says Atalia Omer, a scholar at Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies.

To End Violence in Gaza, Think Again

End to Gaza Violence Requires International Help

With civilians bearing the brunt of the current conflict near Gaza between the Israelis and Palestinians,  both sides – as well as the international community –  need to focus on how to end the violence, according to  Professor Asher Kaufman.

End to Gaza Violence Requires International Help

May Peace Be with You

The faculty and staff of Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute send you warm greetings of peace in this holy season.

May Peace Be with You

Lopez Praises Rice UN Appointment

Barack Obama’s appointment of Susan A. Rice as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations is a promising move, according to Professor George A. Lopez.

Lopez Praises Rice UN Appointment

Nobel Laureate a Good Choice, Scholar Says

Peter Wallensteen’s phone began ringing Friday morning (Oct. 10) after the Nobel Committee announced that Martti Ahtisaari, former president of Finland, had won the Nobel Peace Prize.

Nobel Laureate a Good Choice, Scholar Says

Columnist Reflects on World "After Iraq"

What will the Middle East look like after the United States withdraws its military forces from Iraq and Afghanistan? To answer that question, it’s necessary to understand the strategies underlying past terrorist attacks, said journalist and historian Gwynne Dyer.

Columnist Reflects on World

Journalist-Historian to Address Changes in Middle East

Big changes are coming in the Middle East, says Gwynne Dyer. But how big? And how bad? Dyer, a journalist, broadcaster and historian of international affairs, will address these questions in his presentation, “After Iraq,” at 7 p.m. Oct. 6 (Monday) in the auditorium of the University of Notre Dame’s...

Journalist-Historian to Address Changes in Middle East