News archive - 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

December Alumni Profile: Jessica Scott

Jessica Scott

If you’ve joined Peace and Conflict Studies in the past three years, there’s a strong chance that you have Jessica Scott to thank. As a PACS Alumni and previous Conrad Grebel Recruitment and Conference Coordinator, Jessica has strong connections to the PACS Department.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

MPACS Student, Jahan Zeb, Published

Trump protest

Masters of Peace and Conflict studies graduate, and co-founder of Global Peace Centre Canada, Jahan Zeb’s opinion editorial piece titled ‘Canada: Beacon of hope in a world adrift’ has been published

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

PACS Alumni works to Break Inequality

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This past weekend PACS alumni Yael Magid saw the success of a project she had, no doubt, worked on for months.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Alumni Profile: Katie Gingerich

Katie Gingerich

If you were to imagine your sixth grade classroom right now surely a number of things would come to mind. You might recall learning about ratios for the first time. One thing you probably don’t remember learning about in your elementary school days is peace.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Waterloo Named one of Canada's Top 100 Employers

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This year the University of Waterloo has joined the ranks of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, an annual country-wide ranking of organizations and business.