News

Tahir Aziz spends semester on campus as Alumni Visiting Research Fellow

After over 20 years of supporting people affected by long-term violent conflicts, Tahir Aziz jumped at the opportunity to spend four months on the University of Notre Dame campus as the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies 2021 Alumni Visiting Research Fellow…

Tahir Aziz spends semester on campus as Alumni Visiting Research Fellow

Nystrom to receive 2021 Distinguished Alumni Award

Brittney Nystrom, a 1998 graduate of the University of Notre Dame, has been selected to receive the Kroc Institute’s 2021 Distinguished Alumni Award. Nystrom currently serves as the Executive Director for the ACLU of Utah, and has spent her career focused on increasing fairness within national and legal systems. …

Nystrom to receive 2021 Distinguished Alumni Award

Events

Prioritizing Afghan Voices: How the International Community Can Assist Afghanistan

RSVP to attend virtually or to attend in person. As the crisis in Afghanistan evolves after the fall of the country’s government in August 2021, global actors are debating how the international community should respond to the new Taliban regime. …

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Keough School Washington Office (1400 16th St NW, Washington, DC)/Zoom Webinar

Prioritizing Afghan Voices: How the International Community Can Assist Afghanistan

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

"No Country for Criminals: Understanding Support for Iron Fist Candidates in Brazil" Featuring Jake Turner, PhD Candidate, Department of Political Science Open to Ph.D. students, fellows, and faculty who are interested in civil war, violence, crime, peace, conflict management, and conflict resolution. The workshop is an informal gathering to discuss work-in-progress, dissertation...

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C104/105 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

Reparations + Abolition = Reparationists: The Abolitionists of Our Time

Featuring David Ragland, Co-Executive Director for Reparations, Culture, and Organizing, The Truth Telling Project Register to attend the lecture >>> The term reparationist integrates the holistic and spiritual concepts of reparations for Black people with the “abolition-democracy” concept-the practiced dismantling of the systems that maintain, reinforce, and profit from various...

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Zoom Webinar

Reparations + Abolition = Reparationists: The Abolitionists of Our Time

Alumni Peacebuilders

Brittney Nystrom, B.A. ’98

Brittney Nystrom

Brittney Nystrom is Executive Director of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Utah. Her work focuses on advocacy for civil rights and civil liberties in Utah. She will return to the University of Notre Dame campus in October 2021 to receive the Kroc Institute’s 2021 Distinguished Alumni Award

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Shamsia Ramadan, M.A. ’10

Shamsia Ramadan

 Shamsia Ramadan is Program Manager for Catholic Relief Services’ (CRS) Capacity for Inter-religious Community Action, an organization working in six African countries to help communities deal with conflicts.

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