We are announcing the launch of the Summer Peacebuilding Program (SPP), a three-week long intensive training program designed to bridge the theory and practice of building peace in societies that are emerging from conflict, violence or war.
The Center together with The William Tell Coleman Library at the Monterey Institute of International Studies will host a discussion centered around the book 'I am Troy Davis'
CCS is proud to announce that Carmel Mayor Jason Kestrel Burnett will be the keynote speaker at the 2014 Water Conference.
The Center for Conflict Studies hosted a well-attended roundtable discussion on law enforcement relations with communities of color that won praise both from participants and from a local reporter covering the event.
Salinas Chief of Police, Kelly McMillin; Salinas Community Member, Rosemary Soto; and Senior Communications Officer of Northern California ACLU, Will Matthews on October 9
Stay tuned for our learn about our 2014 keynote speaker and panelists joining our water conference!
CCS Visiting Scholar, Julia Reynolds, will discuss the Nuestra Familia gang, the subject of her book, "Blood in the Fields." She will also highlight findings from her ongoing research on the role of women and girls in the gangs of Salinas.
We are excited to announce our third annual conference to be held in Monterey, CA from Nov. 6-8, 2014!
The Center for Conflict Studies is happy to share that CCS Visiting Scholar Julia Reynolds will be releasing a new book this fall, titled “Blood in the Fields: Ten Years Inside California’s Nuestra Familia Gang.”
CCS Director Pushpa Iyer will once again be teaching in the Peace, Trade, and Development program this summer at MIIS.
The Center for Conflict Studies announces the launch of the new Peacebuilders Fellowship program.
Apply now to be a 2014 Peacebuilder Fellow.
The Center for Conflict Studies is hiring a social media intern for Spring-Summer 2014.
CCS Director Dr. Pushpa Iyer has been appointed to the Domestic Violence Coordinating Council by the Monterey County Board of Supervisors.
The Center for Conflict Studies is excited to announce that Dianne Barker Harrold will be the keynote speaker for November’s conference on Understanding Justice in Conflicts.
Beginning on June 8, Center for Conflict Studies Director Dr. Pushpa Iyer will lead a ten-day study tour for 16 civil society leaders from Sri Lanka.
The School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution at George Mason University honored Dr. Iyer with the Visionary Scholar award.