News

Madrasa Discourses takes its innovative curriculum global with new website launch

Since 2017, the Madrasa Discourses project, part of the Contending Modernities initiative at the University of Notre Dame, has been engaging young Islamic religious leaders from India and Pakistan in conversation about pluralism, modern science, and technological advances. These efforts have grown out of an innovative two-year curriculum that blended...

Madrasa Discourses takes its innovative curriculum global with new website launch

Virtual winter seminar features intergenerational conversations on nuclear disarmament

On January 27, The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists announced that the iconic Doomsday Clock would remain at 100 seconds from midnight. This measurement, the closest to midnight the clock has ever been, emphasizes that the combined threats of climate change and unchecked nuclear weapons proliferation loom larger than ever. …...

Virtual winter seminar features intergenerational conversations on nuclear disarmament

Events

The Peace Dimensions of Fratelli Tutti

Register now >>> Pope Francis’ new encyclical, Fratelli Tutti, has much to contribute to the theory and praxis of peace, but this is a theme that has received relatively little attention since its release in October 2020. How can it be a resource for peacebuilding and impact the practice of...

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Virtual Event

The Peace Dimensions of Fratelli Tutti

Literatures in Translation: A Reading & Conversation

Literatures of Annihilation, Exile & Resistance: An Interdisciplinary Approach to the Global Middle East and North Africa is a bi-annual symposium and lecture series that focuses on the study of literatures that have been shaped by histories of territorial and linguistic politics, colonialism, military domination and gross human rights violations. 

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Virtual Event

Literatures in Translation: A Reading & Conversation

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

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 chapters and proposals, practice conference talks, etc.

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Virtual Event

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

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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