2013 MA Capstone Presentations

2013 MA Capstone Presentations

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Date and Time

  • Wednesday, August 28, 2013 from 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.




You're invited to attend the Class of 2013 Peace and Justice Studies MA students' presentation of their final capstone projects. The presentations will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 28 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 track students, beginning promptly at 2:30pm. 

At 4:30 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 at 5 p.m. to honor the graduates.

Capstone Presentation Schedule
August 28th, 2013:

2:30 – Introductions (Dr. Necla Tschirgi)


2:45 – 3:00

Cindi Cassady: Sign Language: The Nexus of Identity Development, Education and Human Rights for Deaf People in Tanzania

3:00 – 3:15

Pepe Bayardo: Sowing Green and Harvesting Red: The Paradoxical Inherence of Violence to Liberal Peacebuilding

3:15 – 3:30 - PANEL 1 Q&A

3:30 – 3:45 – BREAK


3:45 – 4:00
Ashly Bloxon: Transforming Identities and Reconciling Narratives: The Road to Reimagining a Collective Future in Australia

4:00 – 4:15

Hayley Umayam: "Out of Sight, Out of Mind": Interrelated Calls for Rethinking the Private/Public Boundaries of States and Families

4:15 – 4:30 Panel 2 Q&A

4:30 – 5:00 Graduation

5:00 Reception in the Garden of the Sea

If you are unable to attend, we will be streaming the presentations live: http://sandiego.adobeconnect.com/capstone/


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