Drew University CRCC was home to the Afghan Girls Financial Assistance Fund (AGFAF) Retreat
Two dozen students from Afghanistan, now studying at universities throughout the US, gathered again at Drew University for their annual meeting … read more
The retreat featured an inspiring presentation by Mount Holyoke College student Sajia Darwish, who has completed a project to build a library at her former high school in Afghanistan. On Darwish’s motivation, and her negotiations to build the Baale Parwaz Library, Farsi for “wings to fly,” click here.
Homeland Security Interfaith Council Meeting Held at Drew University, 2016
NJTV News Chief Political Correspondent Michael Aron reported on the recent Homeland Security Interfaith Council Meeting at Drew.
“Many denominations are represented,” Aron wrote, “as is law enforcement. Participants say it’s valuable.”
Watch NJTV video and read Aron’s complete article “Togetherness Prominent at Homeland Security Interfaith Council Meeting” here.
CRCC Celebrated Better Together Day with Guest Egyptian Peace Activist, Amira Abouhussein
Amira discovered her passion in social peace work after she had attended courses in the conflict transformation and peacebuilding through UPEACE, as well as at Drew Institute on Religion and Conflict Transformation, hosted by Drew University’s Center on Religion, Culture and Conflict. Read more about Amira’s conversation at Drew here.
CRCC Partnered with PEACE ISLANDS INSTITUTE.
Discover more here.
CRCC in Ireland
In just three short years, the Transatlantic Connections (TACC3) has grown to become a world-class conference featuring peace studies/conflict resolution conference, organized by Adventure Ireland, the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies and the CRCC. Read more …
Barer Distinguished Fellow 2016: Don Mullan
Through a generous gift from Dr. Sol J. and Meri Barer and the Barer Family, Drew CRCC welcomes Global peace activist Don Mullan as the Barer Distinguished Visiting Fellow for 2016-2017. Don Mullan is an Irish peacebuilder, humanitarian, media producer and best-selling author… learn more