List of Student Peacemaking Fellows

Student Fellows


David Angel - Themes of Peace: Analysis of Interviews with Transnational Arab-American Muslim Youth

Mallory Daily - Crafting Confianza

Ciara McHugh - Mná Síochána: Women & Peace In Northern Ireland

Sally Nadeau - Peaceful Effects of Music and Dance in Pre- and Post-Genocide Rwanda

Bridget Norris - Rwandan Perspectives of Women

Marisola Xhelili - The Gandhi of the Balkans: Ibrahim Rugova's Strategy of Nonviolent Resistance

Jisun Yoo - Community Peaceamaking through Public Health and Local Government Interaction


Nadreen Bagoun and Alexandra Newell - Ka Joog Means Stay Away Project

Claire Wild Crea - Peace in Las Delicias Project

Sarah Lauer, Anne O'Meara and Daryn Peres - Pine Ridge Restorative Justice Circles Project

Ciara McHugh - If Walls Could Talk....: A Photographic Exploration of the Murals of Belfast and Derry

Rachel Winegardner - Audio Stories of Reconciliation in Nicaragua

Justine Shorter - Roses in Concrete

Kelsey Simkins - Growing Peace


Katie Hansen - Finding a Means for Peace in the Home

Emily Hoffmann - Hitting Home: Addressing the Issue of Domestic Violence through Nonviolence Education

Nora Kennelly - Peacemaking in Palestine

Sean O'Reilly - Hope for Kakuma

Vincent Stevenson - Violence as Felt: An Analysis on the Subjectivity of the Victimizer

Leah Todd - Ahimsa: Perspectives on Today's India by a Backpack Journalist


Elizabeth Bailey and Kathleen Scott - expanded YCCP in to PACE, a nonviolent conflict resolution program in Cape Town, South Africa

Colleen O'Connor - started a library in Kenya


Elizabeth Bailey, Elizabeth Benninger, and Kathleen Scott - created the Youth Cultural Connection Program ( in Cape Town, South Africa

Emma Cotter - nonviolent activism in Israel - Palestine

Amanda Griedl - internship with the Social Change Assistance Trust in Cape Town, South Africa

Christopher Jeske - produced a documentary on race relations in Kirkwood, Mo

Lovette Merchant - internship with the Liberian Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Molly Ryan - photography in New Orleans, LA


Stewart L. Cloer, II - research nonviolent solutions to Iran's perceived nuclear threat at the University of Chicago

Katie Coldwell - internship with Casa Maria (Milwaukee Catholic Worker)

Becky Goossen - internship with the Milwaukee Urban Ecology Center

Christina Klose - worked on Center for Peacemaking website

Erin Kuecker - internship at the Genocide Intervention Network in Washington D.C.

Theresa Lauer - internship with Finca del Nino in Trujillo, Honduras

Kerry McGrath - wrote a paper comparing the peace process in Northern Ireland and South Africa

Adam Prom - internship with Catholic Relief Services

Annie Weiler - internship with Center for Peacemaking