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Kroc Institute statement on Israel/Palestine

It has been more than a week since the start of the current cycle of violence in Israel/Palestine and we at the Kroc Institute watch with despair and alarm as lives are lost, homes are destroyed, and chances for peace and justice seem further away than ever. 

Kroc Institute statement on Israel/Palestine

The Work for Justice Must Continue: A Statement on the Chauvin Trial Verdict

Yesterday afternoon we learned that Derek Chauvin, the police officer who killed George Floyd, was found guilty on all of the charges that were brought by the prosecutors. We know that many of us were anxiously awaiting this news, and hoping for some measure of accountability.  As much as we...

The Work for Justice Must Continue: A Statement on the Chauvin Trial Verdict

Remembering Ph.D. Student Jude Ash

We at the Kroc Institute mourn the death of Jude Ash (Majd al-Shoufi), a doctoral student studying peace studies and psychology.

Remembering Ph.D. Student Jude Ash

Kroc Institute statement on the deaths of John Lewis and C.T. Vivian

At the Kroc Institute we honor the legacy of two civil rights giants who passed away last Friday: Representative John Lewis, a nonviolent student civil rights leader in the 1960s who later served for more than 30 years as a member of the U.S. Congress, and Rev. Cordy Tindell “C.T.”...

Kroc Institute statement on the deaths of John Lewis and C.T. Vivian

In Memoriam: Anne Marie Yoder

Those of us here at the Kroc Institute are mourning the death of Anne Marie Yoder, a long-time friend and supporter of the Institute who passed away on Friday, September 20.

In Memoriam: Anne Marie Yoder

In Memoriam: Advisory Board Member Badi Foster

We at the Kroc Institute mourn the death of Badi Foster, a member of the Institute’s Advisory Council (now Advisory Board) since 2005. Badi passed away peacefully at his home in Evanston, Illinois, on January 31, 2019.

In Memoriam: Advisory Board Member Badi Foster

Kroc Institute Annual Report

The 2017-18 academic year was a year of remarkable change and growth for the Kroc Institute. Although I have been a faculty member within the Institute since 2005, in my new role as the Institute’s Director, I had a first-hand view this year of all the many ways that our...

Kroc Institute Annual Report