International Nonviolence Trainer’s Award-The Center for Nonviolence and Peace Studies at the University of Rhode Island (URI) congratulates Ruth Kathryn Henry for winning the International Nonviolence Trainer’s Award on February 1, 2023. She is honored for teaching nonviolence and peace to diverse students and the community through training, music, and fine arts for more than a decade in […]
Launch of the World’s Largest Human Rights Dataset-The CIRIGHTS launched the world’s largest Human Rights Dataset at the University of Rhode Island’s (URI) Kingston campus on Friday, December 9, 2022. The CIRIGHTS project is a collaboration between the University of Rhode Island and Binghamton University. Dr. Brendan Skip Mark directs the project from URI, Dr. David L. Cingranelli, and Dr. Mikhail Filippov […]
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration-January 13 – 16, 2023 Join us to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Day with the 2023 World House Documentary Film Festival! Click on the link below to register. https://cddrl.fsi.stanford.edu/world-house/content/2023filmfestival
Zine Workshop-November 16, 2022
The Center for Nonviolence & Peace Studies is hosting a Zine Workshop that will involve learning how to create a zine about a topic we are passionate about and feel deserves greater attention.
International Education Week-On November 16, 2022 Dr. Thupten Tendhar, Coordinator of the Healthy Minds - Inner Peace Project at the URI Center for Nonviolence and Peace Studies, will facilitate this interactive event. Cultivating Sustainable Peace within for mental health, happiness, and human civilization will be discussed.
Sochua Hasn’t Given Up to Rebuild Cambodia-Cambodian human rights activist Mu Sochua gave a guest lecture at URI through the Center for Nonviolence and Peace Studies on nonviolent activism and protecting freedom and human rights in Cambodia.
Speak Peace 2022-The Justice and Witness Committee at Beneficent Church in collaboration with the URI Center for Nonviolence and Peace Studies invites you to join us for the 4th Annual Speak Peace Symposium. The theme for the even it, “Environmental Justice”. This free, virtual even is open to all. Save the date! 9:00am-12pm, April 30th 2022 Register […]
23rd International Nonviolence Summer Institute-Level 1: Nonviolence Certification (Training of Trainers), June 6-11 (fee $500) Academic credits available for Summer Session I More information available at: www.uri.edu/nonviolence Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2022-international-nonviolence-summer-institute-online-tickets-255250580357
Peace Vigil for Ukraine-Join us for a Peace Vigil for Ukraine and all those displaced by violence. The vigil will take place at the International House of Rhode Island on Friday, March 18 at 4:30 pm. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/peace-vigil-tickets-294851357347
A Holistic Approach to Stress-Join us for a special talk and discussion on approaching stress holistically with Tibetan medical doctor and medical anthropologist
WHEN: Thursday, March 31, 2022 (US Eastern Time) 5:30pm-6:30pm
WHERE: Zoom ID#: 945 6503 6429
Four Commitments of the Dalai Lama-Mr. Ngodup Tsering, the Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to North America, will talk about the Four Commitments of the Dalai Lama.
Date: Tues Oct 12, 2021 5:20pm – 6:00pm (EST)
Human Trafficking Workshop-The URI Center for Nonviolence and Peace Studies invites you to a workshop on Human Trafficking on Tuesday, March 1, from 5:00 - 7:45 pm in the White Hall, Room # 202 located at 2 Heathman Rd, Kingston, RI.
How to Cultivate Inner Peace-A special talk and discussion on how to cultivate peace of mind in daily life with prominent Buddhist scholar, educator, and author Geshe Dadul Namgyal.
Date: Monday, February 28, 2022 (US EST) 5:30pm-6:30pm
Zoom ID #: 971 5630 0347