Category: RCT News

Religious Leaders Can Positively Influence Their Communities

RCT Program Administrator Trelawney Grenfell-Muir recently wrote on an article for the website of the Journal for Inter-Religious Dialogue entitled, “Like the Teeth of the Comb: Leaders in Inter-Religious Tolerance in Lebanon and Syria.” Click here for the text of the article, which profiles seven religious leaders in the conflicts in Lebanon and Syria, and […]

First Annual Peter Berger Lecture and Celebration

Peter Berger Lecture and Celebration Friday, November 11, 2011 The First Annual Peter Berger Lecture in Religion and World Affairs Sponsored by the School of Theology and The Institute on Culture, Religion, and World Affairs (CURA), Boston University   David Martin, Professor Emeritus in the Sociology of Religion, London School of Economics David Martin served […]

The Real Cost of Prisons

BU School of Theology and Partakes’ College Behind Bars are sponsoring a talk by Pippin Ross, entitled “Crash Course: A Reporter’s Journey Into Prison.” Date and Time: Thursday, November 3 at 7:00 PM Location: Boston University School of Theology, 745 Commonwealth Avenue, 3rd Floor Room 325 An article about presenter, Pippin Ross. Pippin Ross, former […]

Youth-led discussion on Interfaith Dialogue

If you are interested in Interfaith Dialogue, join the teens from Youth-LEAD on Sunday, October 30 at 1 pm at the Mary Baker Eddy Library. Youth LEAD is a teen-focused organization, with teens designing and facilitating the programs.  It was started in Sharon, MA, which is a town with size-able Jewish, Christian, Hindu, and Muslim […]

Appleby Talk

For more information on today’s talk, view the Appleby Flier PDF.

Summer Peacebuilding Institute

A program of the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding at Eastern Mennonite University in Harrisonburg, Virginia, the Summer Peacebuilding Institute brings instructors, participants, and staff together in a community of learning and healing.  Together, participants explore issues of both local and global concern through classroom interaction, luncheon presentations, weekend seminars, special interest groups, and community […]

Institute for Healing of Memories Lecture by Ela Ghandi

The Institute for Healing of Memories in South Africa held its First Annual Lecture at the University of the Western Cape on the 18th August 2011.  It was given by Ela Ghandi, who is granddaughter of Mohandas Gandhi, is a peace activist, and was a Member of Parliament in South Africa from 1994-2004. To read […]

November Symposium on Restorative Justice, Rconciliation, and Peacebuilding

There is will on Symposium on November 11-12 at NYU School of Law, entitled “Restorative Justice, Reconciliation, and Peacebuilding.” Featured speakers include: John Braithwaite, Australian National University Phil Clark, School of Oriental and African Studies Stephen Hopgood, School of Oriental and African Studies Louise Mallinder, Transitional Justice Institute, University of Ulster David Tolbert, International Center […]