November 2, 2016—A new volume edited by David Cortright, Melanie Greenberg and Laurel Stone discusses how civil society plays an increasingly powerful role in the global landscape, emerging as key actors in preventing and managing conflict, and building more peaceful and sustainable societies.
October 20, 2016 — The University of Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies invites applications to its Ph.D. Program in Peace Studies.
October 10, 2016 — The 2016 Prize, awarded to Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, is "in line with the will of Alfred Nobel,” Wallensteen says.
October 3, 2106 — Professor Cat Bolten was named a Distinguished Fellow of the Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study (NDIAS) for the spring 2017 semester.
September 26, 2016 — Doctoral students Francis Bonenfant and Ji Eun Kim have been named the Steven D. Pepe Ph.D. Fellows in Peace Studies for the 2016–2017 academic year.
September 19, 2016 — Doctoral students Colleen Cross and Katherine Grein have been named Mullen Family Fellows for the 2016-17 academic year.
September 15, 2016 — Doctoral students Angela Chesler and Steven Savides have been named the first recipients of the Darby Fellowship.
September 6, 2016 — The Kroc Institute is pleased to announce that four scholars specializing in conflict and peace have begun their terms as visiting research fellows during the 2016-17 academic year.
August 31, 2016 — The historic Colombia peace agreement announced on Aug. 24 gives the University of Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies primary responsibility for technical verification and monitoring of implementation of the accord through the Peace Accords Matrix (PAM) Barometer initiative.
August 30, 2016 — Five new students in four disciplines recently began the Kroc Institute’s interdisciplinary doctoral program in peace studies.