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Scholarship Donors Enhance USD's Global Impact

Inside USD -- Patricia Marquez, dean of the Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies (KSPS), spent much of her time at the UC Forums’ podi…

In Memoriam: Willy Sammy Lokadio, MA ’11

The Kroc School of Peace Studies sends condolences to the family and friends of Kroc School alumnus Willy Sammy Lokadio, MA ’11, who p…

Deadline Approaching for Applications to 2015 Women PeaceMakers Program

Applications for the award-winning Women PeaceMakers program are being accepted until April 20 for peacemakers and April 24 for peace writer…

IPJ Facilitates Dialogues and Workshops in Nepal and Cambodia

From March 29 to April 10, IPJ Director Dee Aker and Program Officer Zahra Ismail are working with communities and leaders in Nepal and Camb…

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Countering Violent Extremism: Lessons from Research and Fieldwork

12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice Theatre


PLACAS: Using Documentary Theatre to Address Social Justice Issues

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice Theatre


Education is Not a Crime: Film and Panel Discussion

6:45 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice Theatre

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