The Bahá'í Chair for World Peace launched its Solidarity Across Differences Series with the 2014 second Fall Symposium featuring Assistant Professor Rashawn Ray of the Department of Sociology and Dr. Beth Douthirt Cohen, Director of Education and Training for UMD’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion, at a...
THE DIAMONDBACK - The University of Maryland's Independent Student Newspaper - Thursday, October 30, 2014 - "Maryland symposium aims to ignite conversation on racism"
On Oct. 29, the Bahá'í Chair for World Peace continued its Structural Racism and the Root Causes of Prejudice Series with remarks by Phillip J. Bowman, Ph.D. of the University of Michigan and John L. Jackson, Jr., Ph.D., of the University of Pennsylvania.
The Bahá’í Chair for World Peace presented the 2014 Fall Lecture, “Journeys to Justice: From Victim to Survivor,” featuring Lisa F. Jackson, documentary filmmaker, Emmy Award and Sundance Jury Prize winner.
Article by Lauren Kirkwood from ConE.
This spring, the Bahá’í Chair for World Peace continues to bring together scholars and leaders from around the world to strengthen pathways to peace and diplomacy and to seek solutions to key challenges facing society. These include racial prejudice, climate change, and the challenges of globalization.
On Friday, Nov. 15, the Baha’i Chair for World Peace at the University of Maryland celebrated its 2013 Annual Lecture in the Biology Research Building’s lecture hall.
BY JODY WILLIAMS, 301-314-7714, JODYWILL@UMD.EDU
Published: Tuesday, August 13, 2013
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COLLEGE PARK, Md – The Bahá’í Chair for World Peace at the University of Maryland is pleased to welcome Xu Hong, Ph.D. and Zhang Jin, Ph.D. the first Visiting Research Scholars...
The Bahá'í Chair for World Peace is pleased to welcome Dr. Janet Khan, a visiting research scholar from Australia. From 1983 until 2010 Dr. Khan served in the Research Department at the International Headquarters of the Bahá'í Faith in Haifa, Israel. Her research interests include gender issues, the role of women in religion, and aspects of social change and the evolution of the Bahá’í system...
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