Monthly Archives: November 2013

Peace Scholar Post: Maggie Steinberg

Coming back to the United States from Norway was a strange experience. I certainly didn’t want to leave, but I was excited to come back to Decorah, Iowa and see how I could apply what I learned to my campus … Continue reading

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Peace Scholar Post: Rachel Novacek

Three months ago I was attending the International Summer School at the University of Oslo. While I was there I took two courses both of which have had, and are continuing to have an immense impact on my thinking and … Continue reading

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Reflections on Leymah Gbowee

The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Forum in March will celebrate and honor Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Leymah Gbowee, and this is a great opportunity to reflect on the journey for lasting peace, not only in Liberia, but also around the … Continue reading

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Peace Scholar Post: Alexandra Herpe

Perhaps nothing prepares the mind, soul, and lifestyle so well for transformation as travel! This previous summer I had the privilege of attending the International Summer School at the University of Oslo, Norway (UiO-ISS) as a scholar of the 2013 Nobel … Continue reading

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