News

An Interview with the 2021 Peace Conference Planning Committee

The Notre Dame Student Peace Conference, endowed by Joan B. Kroc and sponsored by the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, is an annual gathering organized by students and for students. Its mission is to provide space for graduate and undergraduate students from all colleges and universities to dialogue about...

An Interview with the 2021 Peace Conference Planning Committee

Peace Studies Student Elected Notre Dame Student Body Vice President

Notre Dame junior Matthew Bisner has been elected undergraduate student body vice president for the 2021-22 academic year. Bisner and his running mate, Allan Njomo, won with 51.18% of the votes in an election that saw the highest student voter turnout in three years, according to The Observer, Notre Dame’s...

Peace Studies Student Elected Notre Dame Student Body Vice President

Summer Institute for Teaching Peace goes virtual in 2021

For the first time since its inception, the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies will host its innovative Summer Institute for Faculty (SI) virtually, a move that organizers made in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic also forced the cancellation of what was to be the 12th annual...

Summer Institute for Teaching Peace goes virtual in 2021

Events

Notre Dame Student Peace Conference

Beyond the Surface: Moving the Needle on Global Peace Due to ongoing global health and safety concerns, all sessions, meetings, and networking will take place online. We believe this will allow us to engage in meaningful learning and dialogue while also keeping everyone safe. This year’s conference will run from...

Virtual Event

Notre Dame Student Peace Conference

Notre Dame Student Peace Conference

Beyond the Surface: Moving the Needle on Global Peace Due to ongoing global health and safety concerns, all sessions, meetings, and networking will take place online. We believe this will allow us to engage in meaningful learning and dialogue while also keeping everyone safe. This year’s conference will run from...

Virtual Event

Notre Dame Student Peace Conference

The Historic Vietnam Veterans Protest in Washington: Lessons for Today

What lessons can we learn from a historic Vietnam veterans protest? How can the issues that motivated an earlier generation speak to veterans and soldiers today? Join the Keough School of Global Affairs and the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies for a panel discussion highlighting the voices of veterans past...

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The Historic Vietnam Veterans Protest in Washington: Lessons for Today

Alumni Peacebuilders

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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P. Carl, M.A. ’90

P.  Carl

P. Carl has spent his career exploring the power of story and the arts to create policy, to facilitate dialogue, and to transform people and systems. As a longtime artistic director and theater advocate, now a nonfiction writer and Distinguished Artist in Residence at Emerson College in Boston, Carl has come to see the theater as an important medium for peacebuilding work.

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