Engaging Peace Conference
Friday, March 23, 2012 at 5:00 PM - Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 5:00 PM (EDT)
Glenside, United States
About the Conference
The International Peace and Conflict Resolution program at Arcadia University and the Peace Center (www.thepeacecenterpa.com) invite interested persons to participate in the upcoming peace conference, “Engaging Peace.” The theme of this conference, "Engaging Peace," is designed to showcase and celebrate a broad spectrum of innovative approaches and ideas in peacebuilding and conflict resolution, both domestically and abroad. The conference fosters an interdisciplinary forum for connecting academics, students and practitioners through a dialectic learning and mentoring environment. The conference will consist of student research presentations, workshops, speakers and practitioner sessions.
- Arun Gandhi– Grandson of Mahatma Gandhi
- Rabbi Arthur Waskow, Ph.D.– Director of the Shalom Center
- Charles Eisenstein – Author of Sacred Economics
- Michael Shevack - Author of The Six Fix
- Jane Golden– Executive Director, Philadelphia Mural Arts Program
- Compassionate Listening Workshop–Offered by William Jacobsen, Ph.D.
- Coexist – Documentary Film & Educational Outreach Project
Complete information available at www.arcadia.edu/engagingpeace.