Fall 2015 Events

Thursday, October 15, 2015
5:00pm-6:20pm
Daniel Fernández
Lecture
Story Telling: Empowering, Performance, Potential, Part 1
Tiles Hall, Room 103A
Rutgers-New Brunswick

Friday, October 16, 2015
DGA Teach-In
Global Ethics Day
The Sills Cummis
Lecture Hall, Room 080

Thursday, October 15, 2015
5:00pm-6:20pm
Daniel Fernández
Lecture
Story Telling: Empowering, Performance, Potential, Part 1
Tillett Hall, Room 103A
Rutgers-New Brunswick, Livingston Campus

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
9:15am-10:15am
New Jersey Council for the Social Studies Fall 2015 Conference
Invigorating your Social Studies Classroom (by registration only)
The Power of Personal Narratives in Studying Human Rights and Genocides
William Fernekes (Rutgers Graduate School of Education)
Nela Navarro (Center for the Study of Genocide and Human Rights)
Center for Law & Justice, Room 395
Rutgers-Newark

Thursday, October 22, 2015
5:00pm-6:20pm
Daniel Fernández
Lecture
Story Telling: Empowering, Performance, Potential, Part 2
Tillett Hall, Room 103A
Rutgers-New Brunswick, Livingston Campus

Friday, October 23, 2015
9:00am-5:00pm
Conference (by invitation only)
Global Knowledge: Epistemology, Methodology and Policy Conference
Center for Law & Justice, Room 385
Rutgers-Newark

Thursday, October 24, 2015
6:00pm-8:00pm
David Kirk, CEO of Fora
Lecture
How Social Media Can Promote Peace and Dialogue Among Millennials
Englehard 203
Rutgers-Newark

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
1:30pm-3:30pm
Daniel Fernández
Lecture (co-sponsored by the Division of Global Affairs
Inside out, from the bottom up: Building sustainable peace
Dana Room, Dana Library
Rutgers-Newark

Thursday, November 5, 2015
4:00pm-6:00pm
Colloquium (co-sponsored with DGA, DC-Cam, and the Sleuk Rith Institute)
The Tragedy of Two Cold War Induced Massacres: Cambodia and Indonesia
Dr. Benny Widyono, University of Connecticut
Center for Law & Justice, Room 090
Rutgers-Newark

Thursday, November 5, 2015
6:00pm-9:00pm
Regan Mumble, Trenton Rescue Mission
Lecture
Englehard 203
Rutgers-Newark

Friday, November 6, 2015
9:00am-5:30pm
Symposium (by invitation only)
Reflections in the Aftermath of War and Genocide: Empathy, Coexistence, Imagination, Resilience
Center for Law & Justice, Room 395
Rutgers-Newark

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
2:30pm-4:30pm
Cultural Event and Discussion
Young Norway, Young America: A Conversation on Human Rights and Peace 
Bowden 413
Rutgers-Newark

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
5:35pm-6:55pm
Co-sponsored by the Office of the Governor of New Jersey and the New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education
Lecture
Kristallnacht Commemoration
Organized Chaos: Remembering Kristallnacht

Stephen Eric Bronner, Board of Governors Professor of Political Science
CGHR Director of Global Relations
Hickman Hall 138
Rutgers-New Brunswick
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Thursday, November 12, 2015
6:00pm-8:00pm
Emilie McGlone, Director of Peaceboat USA
Lecture
Peaceboat: The International Cruiseship for Peace and Cultural Exchange
Englehard 203
Rutgers-New Brunswick, Livingston Campus

November 12-14, 2015
International Conference
Shifting Cities: Urban Heritage in the 21st Century
Rutgers, New Brunswick

November 12-15, 2015
International Conference
Rethinking Peace Studies III: Dialogue
Kandy, Sri Lanka

Wednesday, December 2, 2015
11:00am-1:00pm
Colloquium (co-sponsered with DGA, DC-Cam, and the Sleuk Rith Institute)
The Bottleneck Theory: Global Development and the Future of the Environment?
Joe Walston, Vice President of the Global Conservation Program, Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS)
Dana Room, Dana Library


Happy Holidays and New Year from CGHR!