A Christian College of the Liberal Arts & Sciences

2014 Faith & Justice Symposium

War/Conflict/Violence: Stories of Hope

September 24-26, 2014

Tentative Schedule

*Wednesday, Sept. 24

  • Chapel: Molly Little | Humanitarian Affairs, United Nations
  • Lunch Discussion with Chapel Speaker

*Thursday, Sept. 25

  • ‘Engaging the Arts Coffee House from 7-9pm in Van Dyk Lounge  
    • Music for Justice—Foundation of Hope | Julian Cook | Gospel Choir
    • Art Display | Screen Printing | Peace Plate Painting | Auction

*Friday, Sept. 26

  • Lunch Discussion with Chapel Speaker
  • Workshops (Between 1-4pm) - Confirmed Presenters include:
    1. Rev. Celestin Musekura |  African Leadership and Reconciliation Ministries: ‘Building Bridges: Picking up the Pieces after War’
    2. Han and Laylay Moe |  Jericho Road Community Health Center, Buffalo/Burma: 'Surviving War and Conflict: A Story of Hope'
    3. Julian Cook | Boston University: 'The War in Our Backyard: Violence in the US'
    4. Jackie Ogega | Catholic Relief Services: 'Rape as a Weapon of War'
    5. Sukhdeep Brar | Senior Education Specialist, The World Bank: 'Impact of War/Conflict on Development--Education, Agriculture and Health Sectors’
    6. Luis Noda | Chief International Operations Officer, Food for the Hungry
  • Reception at 4:15pm in Campus Center
  • Movie in Recital Hall at 7:30/8pm