Events Archive

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

Another Sea to Cross

Dr. Fabienne Kanor, Assistant Professor of French and Francophone studies at Pennsylvania State University, will present her lecture focused on displacements in dialogue. She will compare the present-day migrations of Africans seeking asylum in Europe, migrations from the Caribbean to France in the 1960s, and the Trans-Atlantic slave trade.…

March 22, 2019

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1030 Nanovic Hall

Another Sea to Cross

Preventing Small Fires from Becoming Large Fires: The Art and Science of Preventive Diplomacy

Join us for a half-day seminar exploring the art and science of preventive diplomacy at this symposium for practitioners and scholars. This event is co-sponsored by the Mediation Program of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies and the United States Institute of Peace. 

March 19, 2019

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Keough School of Global Affairs, Washington DC Office, 1400 16th Street NW, Suite 120, Washington DC, 20036

Preventing Small Fires from Becoming Large Fires: The Art and Science of Preventive Diplomacy

Crisis in Kashmir: Risks of Nuclear Escalation

Join Notre Dame's International Security Center, the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, and the Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies for a panel conversation about the current situation in the Kashmir region and the risks it poses for potential nuclear escalation.

March 08, 2019

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1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Crisis in Kashmir: Risks of Nuclear Escalation

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.

March 06, 2019

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C104 Hesburgh Center

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

2019 Distinguished Alumni Lecture: P. Carl

P. Carl is being honored with the Kroc Institute’s 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award. Now a nonfiction writer and Distinguished Artist in Residence at Emerson College in Boston, Carl has a long career as an artistic director and theater advocate.

March 05, 2019

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

2019 Distinguished Alumni Lecture: P. Carl

The White Card: A Dramatic Reading of the New Play by Claudia Rankine

The White Card, the latest play from Claudia Rankine, follows a conversation at a dinner party thrown by Virginia and Charles, an influential Manhattan couple, for up-and-coming artist Charlotte raises questions about race, identity and more.

March 04, 2019

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

The White Card: A Dramatic Reading of the New Play by Claudia Rankine

International Girls Studies Association at Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame’s Gender Studies Program is happy to announce its hosting of the second meeting of the International Girls Studies Association, to be held in conjunction with our program’s fifth biennial international conference. The Kroc Institute is glad to serve as a co-sponsor for this important gathering. …...

March 02, 2019

McKenna Hall

International Girls Studies Association at Notre Dame

The Fictions of a Civilian Accomplice to the Pinochet Regime: Mariana Callejas’s Secret Shame

Michael J. Lazzara is Professor of Latin American Literature and Cultural Studies at the University of California, Davis, as well as Chair of the Graduate Designated Emphasis in Human Rights Studies. He is author of Civil Obedience: Complicity and Complacency in Chile since Pinochet (2018), Luz Arce and Pinochet’s Chile: Testimony in the...

March 01, 2019

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Auditorium, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

The Fictions of a Civilian Accomplice to the Pinochet Regime: Mariana Callejas’s Secret Shame

International Girls Studies Association at Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame’s Gender Studies Program is happy to announce its hosting of the second meeting of the International Girls Studies Association, to be held in conjunction with our program’s fifth biennial international conference. The Kroc Institute is glad to serve as a co-sponsor for this important gathering. …...

March 01, 2019

McKenna Hall

International Girls Studies Association at Notre Dame

On Suicidal Murder

Nermeen Shaikh will focus on the particular horror induced by suicide bombing as against other forms of equally lethal and destructive violence; the increasing ubiquity of the phenomenon in areas where it was previously unknown; and how the psychoanalytic understanding of suicide may illuminate our perception of certain aspects of such terrorism....

February 28, 2019

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

On Suicidal Murder

International Girls Studies Association at Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame’s Gender Studies Program is happy to announce its hosting of the second meeting of the International Girls Studies Association, to be held in conjunction with our program’s fifth biennial international conference. The Kroc Institute is glad to serve as a co-sponsor for this important gathering. …...

February 28, 2019

McKenna Hall

International Girls Studies Association at Notre Dame

The U.S.-North Korea Summit: A Real-Time Assessment

Join experts George A. Lopez and Sean King for an open conversation on the status of the relationship between the United States and North Korea. 

February 27, 2019

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Auditorium, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

The U.S.-North Korea Summit: A Real-Time Assessment

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.

February 20, 2019

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C104 Hesburgh Center

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

Transnationalizing Peacebuilding and Transitional Justice: The Kurdish Diaspora's Role in Peace and Truth-Seeking Efforts in Turkey

Bahar Baser Kroc Institute Visiting Research Fellow The growing literature on diasporas’ involvement in homeland conflicts shows that new global diasporas have the power to influence political, social, and economic developments in their country of origin and residence. Although research in these areas is growing, there is still much to...

February 19, 2019

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C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Transnationalizing Peacebuilding and Transitional Justice: The Kurdish Diaspora's Role in Peace and Truth-Seeking Efforts in Turkey

Challenges of Ending War and Building Peace

Join the Kroc Institute for a lecture by Maria Lucia Zapata, director of Javeriana University’s Master’s in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution program in Bogota, Colombia. Zapata is a 2007 alumni of the Kroc Institute’s Master’s in International Peace Studies program.

February 12, 2019

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C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Challenges of Ending War and Building Peace

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.

February 06, 2019

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C104 Hesburgh Center

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

Confronting Whiteness at Notre Dame: Power, Identity and Exclusion

Join the Mediation Program of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies for an important conversation on confronting whiteness, power, identity, and exclusion at Notre Dame. Panelists from across campus and the South Bend community will discuss their experiences and their ideas for enhancing justice, equality, and dignity.…

January 25, 2019

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Auditorium, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Confronting Whiteness at Notre Dame: Power, Identity and Exclusion

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.

January 23, 2019

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C104 Hesburgh Center

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

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.

December 05, 2018

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C104 Hesburgh Center

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

Jerusalem: Where Faith and Geopolitics Meet

Featuring Daniel Seidemann   Daniel (Danny) Seidemann has been a practicing attorney in Jerusalem and a partner in a firm specializing in commercial law since 1987. Since 1991, he has also specialized in legal and public issues in East Jerusalem. In particular, he has worked on issues and cases related to...

December 04, 2018

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Jerusalem: Where Faith and Geopolitics Meet

The UN Genocide Convention at 70: Historical Origins, Future Challenges

The Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, a resolution defining genocide in legal terms, was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on December 9, 1948. Seventy years later, what can we learn about the impact of this resolution and the challenges it now faces? 

December 03, 2018

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

The UN Genocide Convention at 70: Historical Origins, Future Challenges

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.

November 28, 2018

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C104 Hesburgh Center

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

The Perils of Panel IV Estimation: Revisiting the Causes of Conflict

Christopher B. Barrett is the Stephen B. and Janice G. Ashley Professor of Applied Economics and Management and International Professor of Agriculture at Cornell University’s Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management. He is also a professor of economics and a fellow of the David R. Atkinson Center for...

November 15, 2018

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

The Perils of Panel IV Estimation: Revisiting the Causes of Conflict

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.

November 14, 2018

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C104 Hesburgh Center

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

From Death Row to a Life of Freedom: Anthony Ray Hinton

The Exoneration Project and the Klau Center welcome Anthony Ray Hinton, an Alabama man who spent 30 years on death row for crimes he did not commit.

November 13, 2018

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McCartan Courtroom, Notre Dame Law School

From Death Row to a Life of Freedom: Anthony Ray Hinton

Kroc Institute Football Friday Drop-In

Stop by Jenkins Nanovic Halls and join the Kroc Institute for light refreshments and conversation every Football Friday this fall.

November 09, 2018

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Kroc offices, Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Kroc Institute Football Friday Drop-In

The Peacemaker’s Paradox: Is Justice Impossible After War?

Expanding on the groundbreaking work in her first book, Unspeakable Truths, Priscilla Hayner focuses on a new challenge in The Peacemaker’s Paradox: the age-old problem of negotiating peace and justice after a war of atrocities.

November 01, 2018

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C103 Hesburgh Center

The Peacemaker’s Paradox: Is Justice Impossible After War?

Global GLTBQ+ Film Festival

Join us for the Global GLBTQ+ Film Festival. 

October 27, 2018

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Global GLTBQ+ Film Festival

Women Leading a Dialogue

Finding mutual ground and strengthening the bonds of understanding and friendship between Jewish, Christian, and Muslim women from Western Galilee in Israel.

October 27, 2018

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Main Campus

Women Leading a Dialogue

Global GLTBQ+ Film Festival

Join us for the Global GLBTQ+ Film Festival. 

October 26, 2018

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Global GLTBQ+ Film Festival

Women Leading a Dialogue

Finding mutual ground and strengthening the bonds of understanding and friendship between Jewish, Christian, and Muslim women from Western Galilee in Israel.

October 26, 2018

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Main Campus

Women Leading a Dialogue

Global GLTBQ+ Film Festival

Join us for the Global GLBTQ+ Film Festival. 

October 25, 2018

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Global GLTBQ+ Film Festival

Global GLTBQ+ Film Festival

Join us for the Global GLBTQ+ Film Festival. 

October 24, 2018

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Global GLTBQ+ Film Festival

Kroc Institute Football Friday Drop-In

Stop by Jenkins Nanovic Halls and join the Kroc Institute for light refreshments and conversation every Football Friday this fall.

October 12, 2018

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Kroc offices, Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Kroc Institute Football Friday Drop-In

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.

October 03, 2018

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C104 Hesburgh Center

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

A Briefing on the Colombia Barometer: The Status of Peace Accord Implementation and the Prospects for Sustainable Peace

Join us for a report on the progress of the Colombian peace accord implementation process. The briefing will analyze advances and gaps in implementation, how the Colombian process compares with other international peace processes, the peacebuilding dimensions of the project, and current efforts to engage with the new government in...

September 28, 2018

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C103 Hesburgh Center

A Briefing on the Colombia Barometer: The Status of Peace Accord Implementation and the Prospects for Sustainable Peace

Peace Possible

Award-winning author and researcher Séverine Autesserre will discuss her book manuscript, Peace Possible.

September 27, 2018

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C103 Hesburgh Center

Peace Possible

Beyond Study Abroad

Opportunities and Success Stories from Students at the Keough School's Global Units.

September 26, 2018

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The Forum, Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Beyond Study Abroad

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.

September 26, 2018

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C104 Hesburgh Center

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

"Policy vs Science: The Politics of Climate Change," by Patrick Regan

Climate science can tell us how and why the earth is changing but not why we allow it to do so. While global warming is a function of chemical processes by which atoms combine to form an imbalance of molecules, policy and markets directly affect how many of those molecules...

September 24, 2018

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140 DeBartolo Hall

Kroc Institute Strategic Plan Launch

Join the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies faculty and staff as they celebrate the launch of the Institute’s 2018-2023 strategic plan.

September 11, 2018

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

Kroc Institute Strategic Plan Launch

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.

September 05, 2018

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C104 Hesburgh Center

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

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.

August 22, 2018

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C104 Hesburgh Center

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

Teaching Peace, Social Innovation and Business Ethics in Post-Accord Colombia

The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, in partnership with the Colegio de Estudios Superiores en de Administración (CESA ) and with the support of the United States Embassy in Colombia, are sponsoring the first Summer Program on Teaching Peace, Business Ethics and Social Innovation, from June 18 to 22 in Bogotá....

June 22, 2018

Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración, Bogota, Colombia

Teaching Peace, Social Innovation and Business Ethics in Post-Accord Colombia

Teaching Peace, Social Innovation and Business Ethics in Post-Accord Colombia

The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, in partnership with the Colegio de Estudios Superiores en de Administración (CESA ) and with the support of the United States Embassy in Colombia, are sponsoring the first Summer Program on Teaching Peace, Business Ethics and Social Innovation, from June 18 to 22 in Bogotá....

June 21, 2018

Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración, Bogota, Colombia

Teaching Peace, Social Innovation and Business Ethics in Post-Accord Colombia

Teaching Peace, Social Innovation and Business Ethics in Post-Accord Colombia

The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, in partnership with the Colegio de Estudios Superiores en de Administración (CESA ) and with the support of the United States Embassy in Colombia, are sponsoring the first Summer Program on Teaching Peace, Business Ethics and Social Innovation, from June 18 to 22 in Bogotá....

June 20, 2018

Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración, Bogota, Colombia

Teaching Peace, Social Innovation and Business Ethics in Post-Accord Colombia

Teaching Peace, Social Innovation and Business Ethics in Post-Accord Colombia

The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, in partnership with the Colegio de Estudios Superiores en de Administración (CESA ) and with the support of the United States Embassy in Colombia, are sponsoring the first Summer Program on Teaching Peace, Business Ethics and Social Innovation, from June 18 to 22 in Bogotá....

June 19, 2018

Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración, Bogota, Colombia

Teaching Peace, Social Innovation and Business Ethics in Post-Accord Colombia

Teaching Peace, Social Innovation and Business Ethics in Post-Accord Colombia

The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, in partnership with the Colegio de Estudios Superiores en de Administración (CESA ) and with the support of the United States Embassy in Colombia, are sponsoring the first Summer Program on Teaching Peace, Business Ethics and Social Innovation, from June 18 to 22 in Bogotá....

June 18, 2018

Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración, Bogota, Colombia

Teaching Peace, Social Innovation and Business Ethics in Post-Accord Colombia

Alumni Reunion Events

We are excited to welcome Kroc Institute alumni back to campus during the University of Notre Dame's Reunion weekend. Throughout the weekend, the Kroc Institute is engaged in a number of events. Kroc Institute Open House Friday, June 1, 2:00-5:00 p.m., Kroc Offices in Jenkins Nanovic Halls Alumni and friends are all...

June 02, 2018

Kroc Institute Offices, 1110 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Alumni Reunion Events

Alumni Reunion Events

We are excited to welcome Kroc Institute alumni back to campus during the University of Notre Dame's Reunion weekend. Throughout the weekend, the Kroc Institute is engaged in a number of events. Kroc Institute Open House Friday, June 1, 2:00-5:00 p.m., Kroc Offices in Jenkins Nanovic Halls Alumni and friends are all...

June 01, 2018

Kroc Institute Offices, 1110 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Alumni Reunion Events

Voices of Conscience Conference

The Kroc Institute is sponsoring the conference “Voices of Conscience” at the University of Notre Dame in the Hesburgh Center for International Studies, May 22-24, 2018.

May 24, 2018

Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Voices of Conscience Conference

Voices of Conscience Conference

The Kroc Institute is sponsoring the conference “Voices of Conscience” at the University of Notre Dame in the Hesburgh Center for International Studies, May 22-24, 2018.

May 23, 2018

Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Voices of Conscience Conference

Voices of Conscience Conference

The Kroc Institute is sponsoring the conference “Voices of Conscience” at the University of Notre Dame in the Hesburgh Center for International Studies, May 22-24, 2018.

May 22, 2018

Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Voices of Conscience Conference

Honoring Undergraduates in Peace Studies, Class of 2018

The Kroc Institute will honor the undergraduate peace studies class of 2018 during Notre Dame's commencement weekend. Family and friends of students are welcome to attend these events.

May 18, 2018

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McKenna Hall Auditorium

Honoring Undergraduates in Peace Studies, Class of 2018

BPM - Beats Per Minute (2017)

Part of the ScreenPeace Film Festival 2018

May 03, 2018

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

BPM - Beats Per Minute (2017)

Reconciliation in Mozambique Revisited

Featuring Natalia Bueno, a Research Visitor at the University of Notre Dame. 

April 26, 2018

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C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Reconciliation in Mozambique Revisited

Music, Peace and Governance in the Sahel

Professor Jaimie Bleck will provide an overview of the Malian conflict and the role of music in contemporary Malian life. The musicians will then speak about their unique experiences including how the crisis has shaped their own experience as a Malian musician, its impact on the musical economy, as well as their thoughts...

April 18, 2018

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Room 1050, Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Music, Peace and Governance in the Sahel

24th Annual Hesburgh Lecture in Ethics & Public Policy

Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize-winning group, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), will deliver the 24thannual Hesburgh Lecture in Ethics and Public Policy. 

April 17, 2018

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McCartan Courtroom, Eck Hall of Law

24th Annual Hesburgh Lecture in Ethics & Public Policy

2018 Student Peace Conference

This year's conference is called “Toward Justpeace: Exploring the Intersections of Justice and Peace.”

April 14, 2018

Hesburgh Center for International Studies

2018 Student Peace Conference

Nuclear Disarmament: A Catholic Imperative?

The Notre Dame International Security Center, the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies and the Catholic Peacebuilding Network present a roundtable discussion on the question of nuclear disarmament as a Catholic imperative.

April 13, 2018

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B058 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Nuclear Disarmament: A Catholic Imperative?

2018 Student Peace Conference

This year's conference is called “Toward Justpeace: Exploring the Intersections of Justice and Peace.”

April 13, 2018

Hesburgh Center for International Studies

2018 Student Peace Conference

Origins of the Arab-Israel Conflict

Featuring Alan Dowty, Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame.

April 10, 2018

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Origins of the Arab-Israel Conflict

2018 Distinguished Alumni Award Presentation

Featuring Mai Ni Ni Aung, M.A. '03, founder of the Sone-Tu Cultural Preservation Project and the director of its sister organization, Sone-Tu Backstrap Weavings.

April 09, 2018

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1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

2018 Distinguished Alumni Award Presentation

New Research by Women Studying Violence

This one-day interdisciplinary workshop will bring together mid and early-career female scholars at the forefront of research on violence.

April 09, 2018

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies

New Research by Women Studying Violence

International Studies Association (ISA) Convention Reception

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

April 05, 2018

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Hilton Union Square, Franciscan A & B Room, San Francisco, CA

International Studies Association (ISA) Convention Reception

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop: ISA student presentations

This workshop seeks to integrate and develop collaboration between Kroc and Kellogg scholars focusing on the wide range of peace, conflict, and violence issues. It is intended to be broad in scope including topics such as political and criminal violence, human rights, and transitional justice along with standard issues of...

March 28, 2018

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Hesburgh Center Room 104/105

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop: ISA student presentations

Enduring Trends and New Directions

This conference honors the career of Mark Noll by reflecting on his work in the history of American Christianity, while also looking forward to new directions in the field.

March 24, 2018

McKenna Hall, University of Notre Dame

Enduring Trends and New Directions

Enduring Trends and New Directions

This conference honors the career of Mark Noll by reflecting on his work in the history of American Christianity, while also looking forward to new directions in the field.

March 23, 2018

McKenna Hall, University of Notre Dame

Enduring Trends and New Directions

Enduring Trends and New Directions

This conference honors the career of Mark Noll by reflecting on his work in the history of American Christianity, while also looking forward to new directions in the field.

March 22, 2018

McKenna Hall, University of Notre Dame

Enduring Trends and New Directions

The Catholic Church and the Racial Divide in the United States

His Excellency, The Most Reverend Edward K. Braxton, Ph.D., S.T.D., Bishop of Belleville, will deliver the Notre Dame Law Shool Dean's Lecture on Race, Law and Society. The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies is a co-sponsor. 

March 21, 2018

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1130 Eck Hall of Law

The Catholic Church and the Racial Divide in the United States

Psychology and Peace Conference 2018

The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies will serve as both the host and co-sponsor for the inaugural Psychology & Peace Conference.

March 11, 2018

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McKenna Hall, University of Notre Dame

Psychology and Peace Conference 2018

Psychology and Peace Conference 2018

The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies will serve as both the host and co-sponsor for the inaugural Psychology & Peace Conference.

March 10, 2018

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McKenna Hall, University of Notre Dame

Psychology and Peace Conference 2018

Psychology and Peace Conference 2018

The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies will serve as both the host and co-sponsor for the inaugural Psychology & Peace Conference.

March 09, 2018

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McKenna Hall, University of Notre Dame

Psychology and Peace Conference 2018

Myanmar: A New Democracy in Crisis

Featuring Stephen Gray, Director of Adapt Consulting.

February 20, 2018

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Myanmar: A New Democracy in Crisis

Human Flow (2017)

Part of the ScreenPeace Film Festival 2018

February 11, 2018

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Human Flow (2017)

500 Years (2017)

Part of the ScreenPeace Film Festival 2018

February 10, 2018

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

500 Years (2017)

Disturbing the Peace (2016)

Part of the ScreenPeace Film Festival 2018  

February 10, 2018

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Disturbing the Peace (2016)

Mama Colonel (2017)

Part of the ScreenPeace Film Festival 2018

February 09, 2018

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Mama Colonel (2017)

The Pope and the Bomb

A panel discussion of the Pope's address condemning the possession and use of nuclear weapons.

December 05, 2017

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

The Pope and the Bomb

The Jewish Tradition and Human Rights in the Israeli Context

Rabbi Arik Ascherman, founder and director of Torat Tzedek (Torah of Justice), demonstrates how it is possible and obligatory for a religious Jew to work for universal human rights and uphold international law, based on the Jewish tradition.

December 05, 2017

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1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

The Jewish Tradition and Human Rights in the Israeli Context

Hip-Hop Peace Circle

Circles and Ciphers is a hip-hop infused restorative justice organization led by and for young people impacted by violence. Through art-based peace circles, education and direct action they collectively heal and work to bring about the abolition of the prison-industrial complex.

November 30, 2017

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Hip-Hop Peace Circle

The History and Politics of Human Shielding

Neve Gordon discusses the dramatic increase of urban warfare, including insurgency and counterinsurgency, that inevitably entails civilians frequently occupying the front lines of the fighting and being framed as weapons of war.

November 14, 2017

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

The History and Politics of Human Shielding

Interrupting Violence in Central America: Lessons from the Field

Fueled by gangs, drugs, social inequalities, and underemployment, criminal violence in Central America has skyrocketed in the past two decades. This has, in turn, eroded trust in government and stifled economic development, thereby perpetuating violence. What can be done to interrupt this cycle? Salvador Stadthagen will outline the roles of...

November 01, 2017

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Interrupting Violence in Central America: Lessons from the Field

In the Times of War and Peace: Kurdish Women's Activism in Turkey

Kroc Institute Visiting Research Fellow Nisa Göksel examines the historical conditions in which the war broke out between the Turkish state and Kurdistan Workers’ Party and explores how Kurdish women perform their activism around peace at the local and national scales of politics.

October 24, 2017

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

In the Times of War and Peace: Kurdish Women's Activism in Turkey

The 1967 March on the Pentagon: War, Cinema, and Activism

The Browning Cinema will be screening two rare films (MARCH ON THE PENTAGON and VIET FLAKES) related to the 1967 March on the Pentagon and following them with a panel discussion and Q&A.

October 12, 2017

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Browning Cinema

The 1967 March on the Pentagon: War, Cinema, and Activism

Politics of Dignity: Whose Dignity Counts, and Who Decides?

Contending Modernities and the Center for Civil and Human Rights will host a moderated panel discussion on the power dynamics that shape the concept of human dignity.

October 09, 2017

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

Politics of Dignity: Whose Dignity Counts, and Who Decides?

Responding to Violence, A Restorative Justice Approach

The 19th Annual Dialogues on Nonviolence, Religion and Peace featuring Fr. Dave Kelly, Executive Director of the Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation.

October 05, 2017

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

Responding to Violence, A Restorative Justice Approach

Book Launch: Two Books on Christian Social Imagination

A celebration of the publication of two books on Christian social imagination by Emmanuel Katongole: Born from Lament: The Theology and Politics of Hope in Africa and The Journey of Reconciliation: Groaning for a New Creation in Africa

October 03, 2017

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

Book Launch: Two Books on Christian Social Imagination

The North Korea Crisis

The mounting tension revolving around North Korea’s rapidly improved missile and nuclear capabilities and the US administration’s response to these challenges are fast reaching a global crisis. This panel will address the history and context of the current crisis and propose ways to unwind the tension in an effort to...

September 14, 2017

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

The North Korea Crisis

Charlottesville, Racism and the Current Crisis in America

The violent demonstration in Charlottesville, VA and growing racial divisions across the country have brought into focus the dangers posed by a revitalized White supremacist movement in the United States. Come listen to experts on American racial politics discuss the current situation and what can be done in response.

August 25, 2017

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

Charlottesville, Racism and the Current Crisis in America

Honoring the Class of 2017 Master’s in Peace Studies

The Kroc Institute will honor the master’s in peace studies class of 2017 during Notre Dame's commencement weekend. Family and friends of students are welcome to attend these events.

May 20, 2017

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

Honoring the Class of 2017 Master’s in Peace Studies

Honoring Undergraduates in Peace Studies, Class of 2017

The Kroc Institute will honor the undergraduate peace studies class of 2017 during Notre Dame's commencement weekend. Family and friends of students are welcome to attend these events.

May 19, 2017

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McKenna Hall Auditorium

Honoring Undergraduates in Peace Studies, Class of 2017

The Unexpected Impacts of Peace Interventions

Building on recent literature regarding friction in post-conflict interventions, Gearoid Millar argues that the inherent complexity of transitional and post-conflict societies makes the actual impacts of peace interventions too difficult to predict or plan for.

April 20, 2017

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

The Unexpected Impacts of Peace Interventions

The Courage of Giving Refuge: Marguerite Barankitse

Marguerite Barankitse, founder of Maison Shalom, will share about her passion for providing refuge, the role her faith plays in her work, and her reflections on ethical leadership.

April 10, 2017

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102 Debartolo Hall

The Courage of Giving Refuge: Marguerite Barankitse

Catholic Social Tradition Conference

The Soul of Development: 50th Anniversary of Populorum Progressio Conference will address the thematic social justice issues in this seminal modern Catholic social thought document.

March 25, 2017

McKenna Hall

Catholic Social Tradition Conference

Catholic Social Tradition Conference

The Soul of Development: 50th Anniversary of Populorum Progressio Conference will address the thematic social justice issues in this seminal modern Catholic social thought document.

March 24, 2017

McKenna Hall

Catholic Social Tradition Conference

Catholic Social Tradition Conference

The Soul of Development: 50th Anniversary of Populorum Progressio Conference will address the thematic social justice issues in this seminal modern Catholic social thought document.

March 23, 2017

McKenna Hall

Catholic Social Tradition Conference

Intersectional Inquiries and Collaborative Action: Gender and Race

The Intersectional Inquiries conference will offer a platform for scholars from various fields to interrogate the intersections of race and gender--as manifested materially and discursively--from a broad range of historical, global, and contemporary contexts.

March 04, 2017

McKenna Hall

Intersectional Inquiries and Collaborative Action: Gender and Race

Intersectional Inquiries and Collaborative Action: Gender and Race

The Intersectional Inquiries conference will offer a platform for scholars from various fields to interrogate the intersections of race and gender--as manifested materially and discursively--from a broad range of historical, global, and contemporary contexts.

March 03, 2017

McKenna Hall

Intersectional Inquiries and Collaborative Action: Gender and Race

Intersectional Inquiries and Collaborative Action: Gender and Race

The Intersectional Inquiries conference will offer a platform for scholars from various fields to interrogate the intersections of race and gender--as manifested materially and discursively--from a broad range of historical, global, and contemporary contexts.

March 02, 2017

McKenna Hall

Intersectional Inquiries and Collaborative Action: Gender and Race

The Colombian Peace Process and the Catholic Church

An expert in Catholic Social Teaching, Msgr. Héctor Fabio Henao explores how the Catholic Church played a central role in the Colombian peace process.

February 28, 2017

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C103 Hesburgh Center

The Colombian Peace Process and the Catholic Church

2017 Distinguished Alumni Award Presentation

Featuring Obi Anyadike M.A.'97, editor-at-large and Africa editor of IRIN, the world’s leading humanitarian news service.

February 14, 2017

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

2017 Distinguished Alumni Award Presentation

Time to Choose (2016)

Academy Award® winning documentary filmmaker Charles Ferguson turns his lens to address the comprehensive scope of the climate change crisis and examines the power of solutions already available.

February 05, 2017

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Time to Choose (2016)

ScreenPeace Film Festival 2017

Join us for the annual ScreenPeace Film Festival, presenting six critically acclaimed films that deal with a wide range of human rights issues from around the globe.

February 05, 2017

Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

ScreenPeace Film Festival 2017

Do Not Resist (2016)

The Tribeca Film Festival winner for Best Documentary, this stunning look at the current state of policing in America puts viewers in the center of the action.

February 04, 2017

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Do Not Resist (2016)

Hissein Habré, A Chadian Tragedy (2016)

Former Chadian Dictator Hissein Habré’s arrest in Senegal marked the end of a long struggle for the survivors of his regime, director Mahamat Saleh Haroun meets those who both survived this tragedy and still bear the scars of the horror in their flesh and in their souls.

February 04, 2017

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Hissein Habré, A Chadian Tragedy (2016)

ScreenPeace Film Festival 2017

Join us for the annual ScreenPeace Film Festival, presenting six critically acclaimed films that deal with a wide range of human rights issues from around the globe.

February 04, 2017

Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

ScreenPeace Film Festival 2017

Ixcanul (2015)

Follow a young Kaqchikel Maya girl, who lives with her parents on a coffee plantation at the foot of an active volcano, as she re-discovers her own world and culture.

February 03, 2017

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Ixcanul (2015)

Fire at Sea/Hollow Land (2016)

Through an incredible array of footage, director Gianfranco Rosi explores Lampedusa, the first port of call for thousands of African and Middle Eastern refugees and creates a breathtakingly naturalistic portrait of the Lampedusan people and the events that surround them.

February 03, 2017

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Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Fire at Sea/Hollow Land (2016)

ScreenPeace Film Festival 2017

Join us for the annual ScreenPeace Film Festival, presenting six critically acclaimed films that deal with a wide range of human rights issues from around the globe.

February 03, 2017

Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

ScreenPeace Film Festival 2017

Political Islam and America’s Long War

Visiting Research Fellow Scott Hibbard will examine America’s ‘long war’ with Islamic ideology and militant groups.

February 02, 2017

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Political Islam and America’s Long War

(How) Can We Go On Together?

David Hooker, associate professor of the practice of Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding, will lead a structured dialogue about reversing the pattern of polarization in politics and working together toward a common good.

February 01, 2017

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B034/036, Geddes Hall

(How) Can We Go On Together?

Notre Dame for Syria Week

Join us for a week of activities centered on awareness, discussion, and education focused on the current conflict in Syria. Events will include food, music, and poetry, as well as a one-hour documentary.

November 17, 2016

University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame for Syria Week

Notre Dame for Syria Week

Join us for a week of activities centered on awareness, discussion, and education focused on the current conflict in Syria. Events will include food, music, and poetry, as well as a one-hour documentary.

November 16, 2016

University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame for Syria Week

Notre Dame for Syria Week

Join us for a week of activities centered on awareness, discussion, and education focused on the current conflict in Syria. Events will include food, music, and poetry, as well as a one-hour documentary.

November 15, 2016

University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame for Syria Week

Notre Dame for Syria Week

Join us for a week of activities centered on awareness, discussion, and education focused on the current conflict in Syria. Events will include food, music, and poetry, as well as a one-hour documentary.

November 14, 2016

University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame for Syria Week

Civil Society, Peace, and Power

The six authors of the new book Civil Society, Peace, and Power will discuss their involvement in working on peacebuilding policy in national, regional, and international levels.

November 03, 2016

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

Civil Society, Peace, and Power

American Lectures in the History of Religions

Featuring Fatemeh Keshavarz, Roshan Chair of Persian Studies and Director of the Roshan Institute for Persian Studies at the University of Maryland.

October 25, 2016

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

American Lectures in the History of Religions

American Lectures in the History of Religions

Featuring Fatemeh Keshavarz, Roshan Chair of Persian Studies and Director of the Roshan Institute for Persian Studies at the University of Maryland.

October 24, 2016

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Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

American Lectures in the History of Religions

Peace Science Society Annual Meeting

The annual meeting of the Peace Science Society will take place at Notre Dame from October 21-22.

October 22, 2016

McKenna Hall Auditorium, University of Notre Dame

Peace Science Society Annual Meeting

Peace Science Society Annual Meeting

The annual meeting of the Peace Science Society will take place at Notre Dame from October 21-22.

October 21, 2016

McKenna Hall Auditorium, University of Notre Dame

Peace Science Society Annual Meeting

Transitional Justice in Colombia

With its newly signed justice agreement, Professor of Law Doug Cassel will address the challenges that now face a Colombia in transition.

October 12, 2016

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1140 Eck Hall of Law, University of Notre Dame

Transitional Justice in Colombia

Expanding Responsibility in Just War Reasoning

Visiting Research Fellow Rosemary Kellison argues that failure to account for human relationality explains some of the shortcomings of contemporary just war reasoning.

October 06, 2016

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Expanding Responsibility in Just War Reasoning