The Notre Dame Student Peace Conference


Location: Hesburgh Center for International Studies


The Notre Dame Student Peace conference is an annual conference organized by students for students. Its mission is to provide space for undergraduate and graduate students to engage in dialogue on important issues related to peacebuilding, social justice, and global issues.

It is intended as a safe learning environment where students can share their research with other students and network with peers who share their personal passion and academic interest in peace.

This year's conference will be held April 8-9, 2016. For details, please visit:

The conference is sponsored annually by the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies to unite students from universities and colleges around the world in a spirit of peace and foster their desire to produce change in the world. This year the conference will also give a platform to with #WhereIsBassel, in recognition of the plight of Syria and of political prisoners and refuges throughout the world.