Monthly Archives: June 2014

Peace Scholar Post: Building Friendships, Building Peace

This is part of a series of blog posts written by the 2014 Peace Scholars as they experience their summer program in Norway. This post was written by Madeline Hyde from Concordia College.   “No realist politics in a civilised society is … Continue reading

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Peace Scholar Post: Genre and Peace in Film

This is part of a series of blog posts written by the 2014 Peace Scholars as they experience their summer program in Norway. This post was written by Aimée Fisher from Augustana College, Sioux Falls.   Dialogue is movement and a stepping stone on … Continue reading

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Peace Scholar Post: Peace-building in a World Without Borders

This is part of a series of blog posts written by the 2014 Peace Scholars as they experience their summer program in Norway. This post was written by Nathan Detweiler from St. Olaf College.  Peace-building is hard work in a world without … Continue reading

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Peace Scholar Post: Edvard Munch and the Nobel Peace Prize

This is part of a series of blog posts written by the 2014 Peace Scholars as they experience their summer program in Norway. This post was written by Erin Cowles from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota.  … Continue reading

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Peace Scholar Post: Dialogue vs. Debate – what really is the difference?

This is part of a series of blog posts written by the 2014 Peace Scholars as they experience their summer program in Norway. This post was written by G.V Suos from Luther College. During the Nobel Peace Price Forum this year, after … Continue reading

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Transitions Far and Near

Smooth transitions are important in the life of every organization, and the recent announcement by the Norwegian Nobel Institute regarding its new Director Olav Njølstad is a case in point.  In the same vein, we at the Nobel Peace Prize Forum have … Continue reading

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New Director of Norwegian Nobel Institute just announced.

The Norwegian Nobel Institute has just announced that Olav Njølstad will be taking over as Director of the Institute when Dr. Geir Lundestad retires at the end of 2014.  Njølstad is coming from a professor position at the University of … Continue reading

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