Master of Arts in Peace and Justice Studies Capstone Presentations

Master of Arts in Peace and Justice Studies Capstone Presentations

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Date and Time

  • Wednesday, August 29, 2012 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.


Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice Theatre

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110




You are invited to attend the Class of 2012 Peace and Justice Studies MA students' presentation of their final capstone projects. The presentations will take place on Wednesday, August 29, in the Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice Theatre at the University of San Diego.

There will be four presentations by our 12-month students, beginning promptly at 2 p.m. Please feel free to attend as many of the presentations as your schedule will permit.

Capstone Presentation Schedule

2:00 – 2:15  Introductions

2:15 – 2:30  Andrea "Tica" Ferguson 

                "Women and Peacebuilding in Liberia"

2:30 – 2:45  Sebastian Bukenya

                 "Peacebuilding in South Sudan: The Challenges of Ethnic Conflict"

2:45 – 3:00  Q & A

3:00 – 3:15  BREAK

3:15 – 3:30  Monica Ingarevalo

                 "Left Behind: Ecuadorian Youth Impacted by Parental Migration and Shifting Family

3:30 – 3:45  Innocent Balthazary Rugaragu

                "Reconciliation through Community Organization and Development: Bridging the
                  Gap Between National Reconciliation and Personal Healing in Post-Genocide Rwanda"

3:45 – 4:00  Q & A

4:00 – 4:30  Graduation

4:30 – 6:30  Reception

At 4 p.m., immediately following the presentations, there will be an informal "graduation" to mark the conclusion of the studies of the Peace and Justice Studies students. The evening will end with a reception in the Garden of the Sea from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. to honor the graduates.

You are invited to participate in any or all of these events and if you know of other individuals who would be interested in attending these events, please let them know they are welcome.

If you are unable to attend, we will be streaming the presentations live at

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