News & Events

Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - 11:35am
On the International Day of Peace, September 21st, 2022, speakers Shampa Biswas and Vincent J. Intondi will deliver talks on "Race, Colonialism, and the Bomb," where they explore the intersections between race, colonialism, and nuclear weapons.
Monday, July 11, 2022 - 3:52pm
The May 4th Legacy Scholarship Program was established by Kent State University in 2020, and provides four scholarships to be given to students majoring in our Peace and Conflict Studies program. Each scholarship bears the name of one of the students killed (Allison Krause, Jeffr...
Friday, July 8, 2022 - 3:12pm
On June 28, 2022, Aggée Shyaka Mugabe, Director of the Centre for Conflict Management (CCM) of the University of Rwanda and Visiting Scholar at the School of Peace and Conflict Studies (SPCS) at Kent State University, Ohio virtually participated in a three-day conference (June 28...
Friday, June 24, 2022 - 10:23am
The School of Peace and Conflict Studies is proud to support Kent State’s Wick Poetry Center in its collaboration with the Ukranian Bandurist Chorus of North America to raise funds for Ukraine medical and humanitarian aid.  
Friday, June 17, 2022 - 11:05am
SPCS faculty member Molly Merryman was selected to join the inaugural class of Kent State University's Design Innovation (DI) Faculty Fellows program. The fellowship is based in the DI HUB, where Molly will focus on her project “Queering Academic and Scholarly Space: Theoretical,...
Friday, June 17, 2022 - 10:33am
School of Peace and Conflict Studies, Kent State University Visiting Researcher/Visiting Practitioner Program: Call for Applications  
Monday, May 2, 2022 - 11:58am
The School of Peace and Conflict Studies at Kent State University and the National Center for Peace and Conflict Studies (NCPCS), University of Otago, New Zealand are co-sponsoring webinars on May 12 and May 18 focusing on "Confronting an Enduring State of Conflict Non-resolutio...
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Monday, May 2, 2022 - 11:10am
The School of Peace and Conflict Studies has produced its first newsletter!  Check it out online at   This is the first newsletter in an ongoing series, designed t...
Thursday, April 7, 2022 - 1:10pm
Dr Molly Merryman has been awarded funding from the US Embassy in London for a project entitled: Resilience During the Pandemic: LGBQT+ Stories. The project will include a traveling exhibition and lecture series celebrating the launch of the Queer Britain national LGBTQ museum. T...