From Civilian Immunity to Just Peace

International law and time-honored ethical traditions prohibit the targeting of civilians in wars. Yet in most recent conflicts, more civilians — women, children, elderly people, and noncombatant men — have been killed than soldiers.

From Civilian Immunity to Just Peace

Hope in Troubled Times

Building on themes in a new requiem for victims of terrorism, professors and community members of different faiths will reflect on finding hope in the midst of tragic loss.

Hope in Troubled Times

Peace in the Classroom

More than 40 peace-related classes in disciplines ranging from anthropology to economics await peace studies students this fall.

Peace in the Classroom

Free Online Materials on Peace Available

Online materials for university classes on Islam, peace studies, and terrorism are freely available through Notre Dame’s OpenCourseWare initiative.

Free Online Materials on Peace Available

Happy Birthday, Fr. Ted

Today is the 93rd birthday of Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., president emeritus of Notre Dame.

 Happy Birthday, Fr. Ted

Apply Soon to Summer Institute

Teams of college and university faculty seeking to launch or expand programs in peace studies are invited to apply to Kroc's second annual Summer Institute.

Apply Soon to Summer Institute