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Building the Movement that Feeds the World | Dr. Susan Walsh (video)

Building the Movement that Feeds the World | Dr. Susan Walsh (video)

“Building the Movement that Feeds the World: What Indigenous Farmers Have Taught Me About our Well-Intentional Helping Hands,” featuring Dr. Susan Walsh, Executive Director of USC Canada. Dr. Susan Walsh, author of Trojan-Horse Aid, goes beyond a critical review of… [More]

Conference to explore human right to freedom of movement

Conference to explore human right to freedom of movement

Menno Simons College to host 9th Canadian Association for Refugee and Forced Migration Studies conference The United Nations Declaration of Human Rights (Article 13) states that everyone has the right to freedom of movement within and across borders. Today unprecedented… [More]

Menno Simons College hosts 10th annual Social Justice Fair

Menno Simons College hosts 10th annual Social Justice Fair

Celebrating a decade of student-community relations Each year, Menno Simons College’s (MSC) Social Justice Fair provides an opportunity for students and community members to connect with organizations engaged with social justice locally and globally. Over 30 organizations will be present… [More]

MSC Honours its First Distinguished Alumnus Award Recipient

MSC Honours its First Distinguished Alumnus Award Recipient

Menno Simons College is pleased to award the first Distinguished Alumnus Award to Noelle DePape who graduated with a double major in Conflict Resolution Studies and International Development Studies in 2003. The award honours graduates who exemplify the goals and… [More]

Conference at CMU leads to formation of peace and conflict studies association

Conference at CMU leads to formation of peace and conflict studies association

Emerging issues in peace and conflict studies, and the formation of a peace and conflict studies association in Canada, were the key topics covered at the first annual Canadian Peace and Conflict Studies Conference. Canadian Mennonite University (CMU) hosted the… [More]

CMU instructor, MSC alumni named as CBC Manitoba Future 40 finalists

CMU instructor, MSC alumni named as CBC Manitoba Future 40 finalists

Canadian Mennonite University congratulates one of its faculty and two of its alumni on being part of CBC Manitoba’s Future 40, a list of Manitobans under the age of 40 who are making a big impact on their community. James… [More]

Menno Simons College hosts insight mediation workshop

Menno Simons College hosts insight mediation workshop

Addressing the complexity of conflict The workshop “Practicing Insight Mediation: Helping Conflicting Parties Make Wise Decisions” will be led by Dr. Cheryl Picard, professor emeritus at Carleton University and principle of Cheryl Picard & Associates. The workshop will take place… [More]

Menno Simons College Presents Dr. Anil Gupta on Learning From Grassroots Innovators

Menno Simons College Presents Dr. Anil Gupta on Learning From Grassroots Innovators

2014 David Hopper Lecture sponsored by the International Development Research Centre The topic “Empathetic Innovations for Inclusive Development: Can we learn from Grassroots Innovators?” will be addressed by Dr. Anil Gupta, senior professor at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM),… [More]

Anna Snyder – Women Working for Peace

Anna Snyder – Women Working for Peace

Anna Snyder Professor of Conflict Resolution Studies, Menno Simons College Interview Date: January 22, 2012 In this interview, Anna shares with David Balzer – host of Sunday@CMU Radio, her experience of working with Cambodian Refugees on the Thailand/Cambodia Border.  Women are… [More]

Menno Simons College Celebrates Accomplishments of 66 CRS and IDS Graduates

Menno Simons College Celebrates Accomplishments of 66 CRS and IDS Graduates

On June 9, 2011, Menno Simons College celebrated the achievements of 66 Class of 2011winter and spring graduates in Conflict Resolution Studies (CRS) and International Development Studies (IDS). The Menno Simons College (MSC) celebration was held in UWinnipeg’s Convocation Hall,… [More]