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Barb Toews

Barb Toews

Ph.D student at Bryn Mawr College’s Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research As a doctoral student at Bryn Mawr College’s Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research, my current research interests focus on the intersection of restorative justice, trauma, prison and offending. Since graduating from CTP, I have worked for the Pennsylvania ...More

Alumni Relish Returning to SPI

Instead of returning for EMU’s “homecoming” celebration – always held over one weekend each October – degree-holding alumni of the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding (CJP) often show up for its annual Summer Peacebuilding Institute (SPI). And those SPI alumni who aren’t aiming to earn a degree? Some of them just keep coming back year ...More

PhD candidate in social work & research

Barb Toews, MA ’00 Lancaster, Pennsylvania After eight years of going “behind the walls and bars” to work with prisoners and prison staff, Barb Toews finds herself in a dramatically different environment these days: in the peaceful setting of a Quaker-founded private college with expansive lawns, towering shade trees, and buildings with picture windows. Barb ...More