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

Kroc’s Year in Review

The Kroc Institute has published 2008-09: The Year in Review. Now available online, the report features updates on Kroc research and highlights of the academic year.

Kroc’s Year in Review

Essential Books for Conflict Transformation

A list of “100 Resource Books for Conflict Transformation” recommended by the prestigious Berghof Research Center in Berlin, includes eight books by Kroc faculty.

Essential Books for Conflict Transformation

Unchopping a Tree

In his new book, Ernesto Verdeja discusses the reconciliation of former enemies following war, genocide, or violence.

Unchopping a Tree

NSF Supports Research on Ending Civil Wars

Kroc researchers received a grant from the National Science Foundation to study how third parties can help end civil wars and promote respect for human rights, reduced poverty, and social justice.

NSF Supports Research on Ending Civil Wars