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Thursday, May 10, 2018

Pursuing Peace: Stories from Home and Abroad

Bob Rae giving speech at a podium

In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Waterloo, on April 20 Conrad Grebel University College hosted a sold-out gala dinner featuring the Honourable Bob Rae as keynote speaker.

Monday, May 7, 2018

Peace through Artistic Expression: Peace and Conflict Studies Bridges Academia and Art

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Last week, the University of Waterloo hosted its 10th annual Teaching and Learning Conference. Each year, the conference brings together instructors from a variety of faculties and departments to share research and teaching strategies through interactive workshops and panel discussions.

Friday, April 20, 2018

April Alumni Profile: Nina Bailey-Dick

Nina Bailey-Dick

When Nina Bailey-Dick began at the University of Waterloo (1992-1999) she knew that it was community development that interested her, and since the university did not offer this as a program, she chose to purse a General Arts degree with a PACS option; taking courses that would prepare her for working in community development.

Thursday, March 29, 2018

March Alumni Profile: Stephen Kotev

Stephen Kotev

Stephen Kotev has dedicated his professional career to the practice and study of conflict resolution. His first exposure to conflict resolution began as a high school peer mediator over twenty years ago.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

PACS Newsletter - March 1st, 2018

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

February Alumni Profile: Michael Hunter

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Michael Hunter joined Peace and Conflict Studies as a mature student in 2004 to pursue an undergraduate degree, up until that point having not completed a degree during his professional career.

Monday, February 5, 2018

Beyond Essays: Approaching Peace Education Differently

Beyond Essays

Just under a month ago PACS and the Centre for Peace Advancement teamed up to create a powerful project. Beyond Essays is a collection of arts-based assignments completed by students in the Peace and Conflict Studies program.

Friday, January 19, 2018

January Alumni Profile: Erin Riley

Erin Riley

Erin Riley’s passion for learning and desire to have a positive impact on those around her led her on many adventures both during her time as a PACS student and in the years afterwards.

Thursday, January 4, 2018

PACS Newsletter - January 4th, 2018

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