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

Three framed photographs of a young black man

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.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

February Alumni Profile: Michael Hunter

Michael Hunter Photo

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.