News

Keynoter for the 2024 Student Peace Conference Announced

Sa’ed Atshan has been tapped as the keynote speaker for this year’s Notre Dame Student Peace Conference, “Peace by Piece: Disrupting Dualities in Peacebuilding.” An associate professor of peace and conflict studies and anthropology at Swarthmore College, Atshan will present “Sexualities and Queer Imaginaries Across the Middle East and North...

Keynoter for the 2024 Student Peace Conference Announced

Opportunity for doctoral students to study international mediation in Oslo, Norway

The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies and the Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO) have announced the call for applications for their annual summer Ph.D. course on international mediation.  “International Mediation: Theory, Cases and Skills,” will take place in person in Oslo, June 10-14, 2024. Now in its fourth year,...

Opportunity for doctoral students to study international mediation in Oslo, Norway

Beyond Midnight: Navigating the Unsettling Landscape of Global Threats

“The unleashed power of the atom has changed everything except our thinking. Thus, we are drifting toward catastrophe beyond conception. We shall require a substantially new manner of thinking if mankind is to survive.” --Albert Einstein, May 1946 On Tuesday, Jan. 23, the hand of the symbolic Doomsday Clock…

Beyond Midnight: Navigating the Unsettling Landscape of Global Threats

Events

The Growing Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza

Register to attend After three months of attacks and occupation by the Israeli Defence Force, Gaza “has become a place of death and despair.” The invasion was a response to the brutal massacre of Israelis by Hamas on October 7, 2023. Today, approximately 27,000 Palestinians have been killed and more...

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Live on Zoom

The Growing Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza

Deadline to Apply for Summer Research Grants

Notre Dame undergraduates (in any major) are invited to apply for summer research grants. The grants are intended for Notre Dame juniors pursuing an interest that relates to the research agendas of the Kellogg Institute (human development and democracy) or the Kroc Institute (international peace and justice).…

Deadline to Apply for Summer Research Grants

Reimagining Jewish Ethics and Politics in Israel & the Diaspora: Ethics, Tradition, and Power

Around the world, Jews are active in calling for safety, equal rights and dignity, and restitution for the millions of Palestinians living under apartheid conditions, facing catastrophic violence, or denied a right to return home. Mikhael Manekin, former executive director of Breaking the Silence, an Israeli veterans group and a...

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1030, Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Reimagining Jewish Ethics and Politics in Israel & the Diaspora: Ethics, Tradition, and Power

Alumni Peacebuilders

Bina D'Costa, M.A. ’97

Bina D'Costa

Bina D’Costa is professor of international relations and a peace and conflict studies specialist at the Australian National University. She is actively engaged in humanitarian peacebuilding efforts around the world. Her research and practice focuses on the intersections between politics, human rights, and security in Asia, with particular emphases on gender justice and global migration.

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Bear Guerra, B.A. ’95

Bear Guerra

Roberto (Bear) Guerra is a photographer whose work focuses on globalization, human rights, social justice, and environmental justice.

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