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Leymah Gbowee at EMU: On the Power of Women

Leymah Gbowee at EMU: On the Power of Women

Nobel peace prize winner and EMU alumna Leymah Gbowee offered her thoughts on the power of women during the 2011 Homecoming weekend at Eastern Mennonite University. Leymah holds a master’s degree from EMU’s Center for Justice and Peacebuilding.

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Leymah Gbowee at EMU: On Women are More than their Bodies

Leymah Gbowee at EMU: On Women are More than their Bodies

Nobel peace prize winner and EMU alumna Leymah Gbowee offered her thoughts on women are more than their bodies during the 2011 Homecoming weekend at Eastern Mennonite University. Leymah holds a master’s degree from EMU’s Center for Justice and Peacebuilding.

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Leymah Gbowee at EMU: On Forgiveness and Reconciliation

Leymah Gbowee at EMU: On Forgiveness and Reconciliation

Nobel peace prize winner and EMU alumna Leymah Gbowee offered her thoughts on forgiveness and reconciliation during the 2011 Homecoming weekend at Eastern Mennonite University. Leymah holds a master’s degree from EMU’s Center for Justice and Peacebuilding.

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Promoting Social Cohesion in Peacebuilding and International Development

Promoting Social Cohesion in Peacebuilding and International Development

John Katunga Murhula (CJP MA ’05) works at Catholic Relief Services where he is the regional technical advisor for peacebuilding and justice in East Africa. Katunga is based in Nairobi, Kenya. In this video interview conducted by the Environmental Change and Security Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for …

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Jebiwot Sumbeiywo (CJP MA ’04)

Jebiwot Sumbeiywo (CJP MA ’04)

Jebiwot Sumbeiywo (MA ’04), Chief of Party, Peace II, PACT, Inc., talks about her peacebuilding work on the horn of Africa, especially the Kenya/Somalia borer, and how CJP equipped her and others in the region.

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Roy Hange, Faith-based Peacebuilding

Roy Hange, Faith-based Peacebuilding

Mennonite pastor and peacebuilder, Roy Hange, describes the “Faith-based Peacebuilding” class that he facilitates at the Summer Peacebuilding Institute, a program of Eastern Mennonite University’s Center for Justice and Peacebuilding.

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EMU’s Homage to Glen D. Lapp ’91, Health Worker Killed in Afghanistan

EMU’s Homage to Glen D. Lapp ’91, Health Worker Killed in Afghanistan

EMU leaders speak of the life and lessons of an alumnus, Glen D. Lapp ’91, whose body was found in Afghanistan on August 6, 2010. He was an unarmed health worker on a relief mission with 9 others who also were murdered. Lisa Schirch, PhD, EMU professor …

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Dr. Barry Hart, Identity & Conflict Transformation

Dr. Barry Hart, Identity & Conflict Transformation

Dr. Barry Hart describes his course, “Identity & Conflict Transformation,” taught at the Summer Peacebuilding Institute, a program of the Center for Justice & Peacebuilding at Eastern Mennonite University in Harrisonburg, VA. Learn more at: http://www.emu.edu/spi

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