Events - November 2018

Sunday, November 18, 2018 — 7:00 PM EST
The Power of Restorative Justive Event banner

Conrad Grebel University College and Mennonite Central Committee Ontario are excited to be hosting Ray & Vi Donovan from the United Kingdom as guest speakers for Restorative Justice Week in November.  As parents of an 18 year old boy murdered in the street 16 years ago, they work passionately to give voice to a restorative justice approach, through education and creating system change in areas such as policing and probation.  

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 — 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST

Join us as we uncover the role that International Humanitarian Law (IHL) plays as an instrument of peace. This conference will address disarmament and arms control, the importance of education in conflict and peace times as well as health and disability in armed conflict. We will hear from experts in the field, including academics, practitioners, and representatives from the Canadian Red Cross society.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 — 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EST
Paul Rogers smiling while looking to the left.

The Peace and Conflict Studies program is pleased to welcome you to a special brown bag lunchtime discussion with Paul Rogers on the topic of “Peace Research in a Turbulent World” on Wednesday, November 7th from 12:00-1:30pm in Conrad Grebel University College, room 2202.

Saturday, November 3, 2018 — 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
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Come and see what Grebel and University of Waterloo have to offer! This open house is for students looking to attend UWaterloo in Fall 2019 or beyond. 

Thursday, October 18, 2018 (all day) to Thursday, December 20, 2018 (all day)
Poster 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.