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International Day of Peace Celebration at Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice

September 19, 2012

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SAN DIEGO, CA.— Peace is built person by person, group by group, nation by nation. In commemoration of the United Nations International Day of Peace, the Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice invites University of San Diego students, faculty, staff, as well as the San Diego community, to join in celebrating this day […]

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Trans-Border Institute Reception at University of San Diego

September 19, 2012

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SAN DIEGO, CA.— Please join the University Of San Diego Trans-Border Institute for a reception to welcome the academic year, the new dean of the Peace Studies School and to celebrate Mexico’s independence. Come learn about Trans-Border Institute’s new projects and upcoming event programming. Thursday, September 20, 2012 Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and […]

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Forging the Future: Human Rights, Justice and the Law with Cherie Blair

September 18, 2012

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SAN DIEGO, CA.— Jane Ellen Bergman Memorial Lecture Series Presents Cherie Blair Cherie Blair—human rights barrister, part-time judge and wife of former Prime Minister Tony Blair—gives her perspectives on life, learning and the law. She discusses highlights from her own career and explains the critical role of lawyers in promoting human rights and rule of […]

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Ambulante Border Series

September 8, 2012

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“Ambulante Border Series will consist of a series of screenings followed by panels that will highlight three of the most relevant issues affecting the bilateral relations between Mexico and its Central American and North American neighbors: arms trafficking and gun control policy, freedom of expression and migration. Saturday, September 8th WHERE: Institute of the Americas […]

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UCSD to Host UC Riverside Professor Yuhki Tajima to Speak on “Order and Violence” in Indonesia

May 23, 2011

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SAN DIEGO.— UCSD International Affairs Department host Yuhki Tajima, Professor of Political Science UC Riverside. Tajima will be addressing how institutions explain communal violence in Indonesia’s authoritarian breakdown. WHERE: Robinson Building Complex, IR/PS Room 3201 WHEN: Thursday, May 27th from 4pm.-5p.m.

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UCSD Holds Talk: Presidential Leadership and Democratization in México and Brazil

May 22, 2011

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SAN DIEGO.– UCSD’s Political science department  host speaker José Luis Méndez Martínez to discuss Presidential leadership and democracy in Mexico and Brazil. José Luis Méndez Martínez holds  a B.A. in International Relations from El Colegio de México as well as a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Pittsburgh. He was a Fulbright Scholar in […]

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Melody Moezzi, Iranian- American Muslim Writer and Attorney Speaks on Religion, Politics and Culture in Iran

May 9, 2011

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SAN DIEGO, Ca.– On Thursday, May 12, 2011 UCSD hosts Iranian- American writer and attorney Melody Moezzi. Melody Moezzi  is the author of War on Error: Real Stories of American Muslims and is the Executive Director of the Atlanta based nonprofit, 100 People of Faith.  Moezzi is also the founder of the activist group Hooping […]

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