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Peace and Conflict Studies

Exciting PACS courses coming in Winter 2019!

We've got lots of great PACS courses offered in the Winter 2019 term including two new Special Topics courses! Check out the full list of offerings!

What is Peace and Conflict Studies (PACS)?

Find out how peace is built in complicated situations around the world by connecting theory and practice. Learn from professors and renowned specialists in peacebuilding who have worked in the field. Gain skills and experience through an internship either locally or internationally. Choose courses from a wide variety of university departments and programs to tailor your program towards your own area of interest within the study of peace and justice in a program that recognizes equal value in both the concrete techniques and the theories of peaceful social change.

Who are PACS graduates?

PACS graduates have gone into many careers and used their training in different ways.

To learn more about what students can do after they graduate from PACS, check out our alumni profiles.

  1. Nov. 29, 2018PACS 302: Peacebuilding and Social InnovationPoster for PACS 302. Features a woman writing on a whiteboard. Also includes information about the course.

    Interested in peacebuilding and social innovation? This PACS special topics course may be of interest to you!

  2. Nov. 29, 2018PACS 301: Global Civil Society & Human Rights in a Complex WorldPoster for PACS 301. Features women holding signs that read

    If you’re passionate about social justice and human rights, you might be interested in this PACS special topics course!

  3. Nov. 26, 2018PACS Newsletter - November 26thImage of a table with various food items on it. Text in middle reads

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  1. Oct. 18 to Dec. 20, 2018Cultural Translation: Negotiated Third Spaces and Those Who Live TherePoster detailing information about the Cultural Translation exhibit.

    Soheila Esfahani

    This exhibition features the work of artist and cultural translator Soheila Esfahani. As an Iranian Canadian, Soheila has lived in what she calls a “negotiated third space” and her artwork emerges from her reflections on this experience.

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