News

Cortright book named "Choice Outstanding Academic Title"

David Cortright’s book, Governance for Peace: How Inclusive, Participatory and Accountable Institutions Promote Peace and Prosperity (Cambridge University Press), was named to Choice’s prestigious Outstanding Academic Titles list for 2018. Cortright is  Director of Policy Studies and the Peace Accords Matrix at the University of Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for...

Cortright book named

Breastfeeding can erase effects of prenatal violence for newborns

Laura Miller-Graff and her co-author, graduate student Caroline Scheid, found that breastfeeding through the first six weeks of life acts as a protective factor, effectively negating the risk of IPV the mother experienced during pregnancy on early infant difficult temperament.

Breastfeeding can erase effects of prenatal violence for newborns

2019 Student Peace Conference Co-Chairs: Monica Montgomery and Madeleine Thompson

/notre Dame seniors Monica Montgomery, a political science major with a supplementary major in peace studies,  and Madeleine Thompson, a theology major with a supplementary major in peace studies and minor in Catholic Social Tradition, are serving as co-chairs of the conference planning committee. Here they reflect on their hopes...

2019 Student Peace Conference Co-Chairs: Monica Montgomery and Madeleine Thompson

Events

Cortright v. Resor: A Re-enactment

In 1970, David Cortright, then a young army specialist, filed suit against the United States Army. Cortright and other members of the 26th Army Band at Fort Hamilton, New York, alleged that the Army had denied them their First Amendment right to speak out against the Vietnam War.

March 25, 2019

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Patrick F. McCartan Courtroom

Cortright v. Resor: A Re-enactment

International Studies Association (ISA) Convention Reception

Join Asher Kaufman, the John M. Regan Director of the Kroc Institute, and Anne Hayner, Associate Director for Alumni Relations, for a time of networking and conversation with other Kroc Institute faculty, alumni and students. Light refreshments and drinks will be served.

March 28, 2019

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Sheraton A, Sheraton Centre Toronto

International Studies Association (ISA) Convention Reception

Notre Dame Student Peace Conference

A peace studies conference planned by and for undergraduate and graduate students from around the world

March 29, 2019

Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Notre Dame Student Peace Conference

Alumni Peacebuilders

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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Mai Ni Ni Aung, M.A. ’03

Mai Ni Ni Aung

Mai Ni Ni Aung is the founder of SONE-TU, a social enterprise which established and manages the following projects: The Endangered Language Documentation Project, The Oral History Project, The Education Project, and The Weaving Project.

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