2011 Peace & Justice Capstone Presentations

2011 Peace & Justice Capstone Presentations

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Date and Time

  • Monday, August 22, 2011 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Institute for Peace & Justice Theatre

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110




You are invited to attend the Class of 2011 Peace & Justice Studies MA students' presentation of their final capstone projects. The presentations will take place on August 22 in the Institute for Peace & Justice Theatre at the University of San Diego.

There will be eight presentations by our 12-month students, beginning promptly at 1 p.m. Please feel free to attend as many of the presentations as your schedule will permit.  

2011 Capstone Presentation Schedule 

Introductions: 1 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Panel 1:  1:15 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Development and Post-Conflict Reconstruction

Brian Estabrook, "Biofuels, Land and Food Security:  A Case Study in Mozambique"

Wida Irvany, "Income Generating Activities for the Palestinian Women Refugees in Jordan:  Casting Out Poverty, Social Boundaries and the Struggle for Self-Reliance"

Alex Ouma Okello, "Analysis of the Peace Recovery and Development Plan for Norther Uganda (PRDP) as a Post-Conflict Reconstruction Framework"

Panel 1 Q&A:  2 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Panel 2:  2:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Human Rights and Rule of Law

Roosevelt Willie, "What Programs and Policies have the Government of Liberia and its International Partners Instituted to Reform the Judiciary of Liberia as part of Liberia's Peacebuilding Agenda?"

Aliker David Martin, "The Challenges of Mato Oput in the Justice System of Modern Day Uganda"

Panel 2 Q&A:  3 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Break:  3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Panel 3:  3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Conflict Analysis, Intervention and Transformation

Stacey Cooper, "San Diego Gang Prevention:  Targeting Vulnerable Neighborhoods"

Ebruke Esike, "Analysis of the Conflict and Peace Initiatives in Irri and Oyede Communities in Delta State, Nigeria"

Jon Conroe, "Engagement, Not Isolation:  A Case Study of Pakistani Madrasa Enhancement by the International Center for Religion and Diplomacy"

Panel 3 Q&A:  4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

All are welcome to attend.

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