News & Events

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 10:32am
Faculty Position The School of Peace and Conflict Studies Kent State University Open Rank Position (Tenure-Track) in Peace, Conflict, & Development                                                                               ...
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 7:52am
"Building an inclusive peace is an uneven socio-spatial process: Colombia’s differential approach" by Sara Koopman has just been published by Political Geography. Abstract
Monday, September 14, 2020 - 1:17pm
International Day of Peace Event September 21 - 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM   Abolishing War:  The Promise of Peace from the UN at 75 A Virtual Talk featuring Ray Acheson, Direction of Reaching Critical Will  
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 9:49am
Kent State’s Dr. Jennifer Mapes, associate professor of geography, and Dr. Sara Koopman, assistant professor in the School of Peace & Conflict Studies, were recently awarded a $20,000 grant from Ohio Humanities to continue a collaboration with Kent State Special Collections...
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 8:33am
Many people who were on the Kent State campus leading up to May 4, 1970 have a story of what they heard, saw and experienced. Two professors hope to shed light on some of these unheard stories through a new program they created.
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 11:42am
Kent State University’s inaugural director of the new School of Peace and Conflict Studies, Neil Cooper, Ph.D., said as the university builds toward the 50th commemoration of May 4, 1970, and the 50th anniversary of the school, he is looking forward to working with colleagues on...
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 10:02am
Kent State University has chosen an international expert to lead the university’s new School of Peace and Conflict Studies within the College of Arts and Sciences, known for its study of nonviolent conflict management. 
Monday, November 26, 2018 - 11:39am
Patrick G. Coy, Professor and Interim Director at the School of Peace and Conflict Studies, published a new edited book,...
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 9:23am
"Capturing the Flag: The Struggle for National Identity in Nonviolent Revolutions" by Landon Hancock and Anuj Gurung has just been published in Peace and Conflict Studies.  Abstract