News archive - 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

PACS Instructor Nominated at Oktoberfest Women of the Year event

Betty Pries

Betty Pries, Peace and Conflict Studies sessional instructor and instructor in the Conflict Management Certificate Program, was nominated at the annual K-W Oktoberfest Women of the Year event.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Professor Reina Neufeldt Book Release - Ethics for Peace Builders

Reina Neufeldt holds a copy of her new book.

Peace and Conflict Studies professor, Reina Neufeldt, releases her book Ethics for Peacebuilders: A Practical Guide today!

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Co-op Student Profile: Sukhraaj Shergill

Sukhraaj Shergill

Sukhraaj ‘Raj’ Shergill is a 5th year Arts and Business Student at the University of Waterloo, and his very first Co-op position in 2014 allowed him to work with the Government of Canada in Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC).

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

PACS Student honoured with Second Place at C. Henry Smith Oratorical Competition 2016

Charity Nonkes

Congratulations to Charity Nonkes who won second place in the bi-national finals of the C. Henry Smith Oratorical Competition.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Betty Pries working on her PhD

Betty Pries is currently working on a PhD in the area of Conflict Transformation through the Free University of Amsterdam (VU). Betty Pries currently teaches PACS 333: Advanced Mediation Practice and is heavily involved with the Conflict Management Certificate program at Conrad Grebel University College.