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The Editor Search Committee of the Association of Global South Studies (AGSS) invites applications, as well as nominations, for a five-year term as editor of the Journal of Global South Studies (JGSS) starting January 2019.  The editor of the journal shall be appointed and/or reappointed by the Executive Council.  The JGSS publishes original peer-reviewed articles and a variety of book reviews.  
Open Letter to the Community    Greetings fellow NVCeekers. I'm writing today with a deep sense of inspiration and care… for you, for all of us humans and for Nonviolent Communication (NVC), as a way for us to create a world we will be happy to live in and to leave to our children’s children.  Background   
Call for Applicants: 2018 Summer Institute in Rhetoric and Public Culture, “New Modes of Political Protest: 1968 to 2018” The annual Rhetoric and Public Culture Summer Institute at Northwestern University is scheduled to be held on July 9-13, 2018 (with arrival July 8 and departure July 14).
Application for PBI 2018 The Peace-Building Institute was founded as a platform that brings together Rwandan, regional and international university students and young professionals to examine and discuss how post-genocide society has dealt with legacies left by the 1994 Genocide Against the Tutsi.. Respectively, it is a forum where participants are able to discuss the challenges and strategies used by Rwanda to extricate itself from the consequences of the Genocide and reshape the present and future.
Open Admissions 2018 European Graduate School Venice, Italy 12-14 June 2018  29-31 July 2018 Saas-Fee, Switzerland 16 June- 5 July 2018  2-21 August 2018 Valletta, Malta October 2018 Contact: Sarah Hannis, Registrar (admissions@egs.edu)    Christopher Fynsk, Dean (christopher.fynsk@egs.edu)
Dear Members of PJSA, Your conference committee has been hard at work and we have both good news and bad news to share:
The William J. Kreidler Award for Distinguish Service to the field of Conflict Resolution is made annually by the Education, Research, and Training Section of the Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR).  Nominations close August 4, 2018.  The award will be made at ACR's Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA on October 4, 2018. ​For more information including the nomination form and criteria, ​​click here
Annual Theses/Dissertation Awards:  Undergraduate and Graduate Undergraduate capstones/honors thesis projects and graduate dissertations completed between May 2017 and May 2018 are eligible for awards at this year’s PJSA conference. One undergraduate and one graduate level thesis will be selected from the array of nominations. Once nominated by a faculty mentor, professor or supervisor, the student will be directly contacted and asked to submit their work for consideration by the PJSA Student Awards Committee.

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