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Women PeaceMakers Applicants Women PeaceMakers Program
[To view this letter as a PDF, please click here] April 13, 2018 Dear PJSA members, allies and affiliates, My name is Maddie Gordon and I am currently a freshman completing a degree in Social Justice Studies at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio! I work with Dr. Michael Loadenthal as a student intern for PJSA, and I have recently began a new project in conjunction with Swarthmore College’s Peace and Conflict Resolution Studies Program.
The Forum Prize 2018 - Protest and Revolutionary Movements Call for Submissions deadline for submissions: May 27, 2018 Forum for Modern Language Studies contact email: Forum for Modern Language Studies invites submissions on the subject of Protest and Revolutionary Movements for the Forum Prize 2018 competition. The closing date for entries is Monday 28 May 2018.   
Fulbright Scholar Awards in Peace Studies
Transitional Justice Review seeks proposals from interested teams of scholars to take over the managerial and editorial functions of the journal, beginning July 1, 2018.   Proposals must indicate the following: - names and brief bios of editorial team members, including the proposed Editor-in-Chief, indicating depth of expertise - funding plan - letter of commitment from your institution - outline of research environment and capacities of your institution to host the journal - five-year plan for the journal 
Invitation to the Ecosocialist Educational Convergence 28.05 -09.06.2018 in Mistorf, Germany   The 3E Collective is organizing a 2-week course with workshops, seminars, working groups and field trips. All the activities will be shaped around the concepts of discovering, engaging and transforming our reality towards an ecological and democratic future.
The University of Massachusetts-Boston, FLACSO-Ecuador, and the Center for Mediation, Peace, and Resolution of Conflict (CEMPROC) are pleased to announce:
Call For Applications, Georg Arnhold International Summer School, Preventing Violent Extremism Through Education, Germany (Full Funding Available) Challenges, policies and practices – 5. Georg Arnhold International Summer School Braunschweig, Germany 23.07.-27.07.2018 The Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research (GEI) is pleased to announce the fifth Georg Arnhold International Summer School, which will take place in Braunschweig, Germany, from 23 to 27 July 2018.
In brief, the Urban Ecology Field Lab is an 8-week interdisciplinary course that will train students in social and ecological theory and methods that will prepare them to conduct urban ecology research, which they will apply in a practicum project in partnership with a local community-based organization and a land management/public policy agency here in Chicago. This is the third year of the program and it's been a fantastic experience to be a part of.