News archive - 2019

Friday, July 5, 2019

Innovative Scholar Appointed Visiting PACS Professor

Eric Lepp

Eric Lepp, a familiar face at Conrad Grebel University College, will be returning to the University of Waterloo for a two-year appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies (PACS) at Grebel. Lepp recently completed a PhD at the Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute at the University of Manchester.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

PACS Final Newsletter - April 9th

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

MPACS Application Deadline Extended to May 1st

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The Master of Peace and Conflict Studies (MPACS) program has extended the deadline for Fall 2019 applications to May 1, 2019. If you are interested in  pursuing a career in the field of peace and conflict by learning with a small cohort and field-experienced faculty, apply now!

Thursday, March 28, 2019

PACS Biweekly Newsletter - March 28th

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

March Alumni Profile: Kristina Bartold

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Kristina Bartold is an alumnus of both the Peace and Conflict Studies (PACS) and Master of Peace and Conflict Studies (MPACS) programs here at Conrad Grebel. During her undergraduate degree, Kristina was very involved in student leadership as a Residence Don and Student Ambassador. Kristina worked at St. Jerome’s University, at which she developed student leadership programs and worked in residence life. She also completed a PACS field study in Ukraine through the Beyond Borders program, where she worked at an orphanage for four months.