Upcoming Events

Soup with Substance: Universal Apostolic Preferences

Wednesday, September 15th | 12-1 pm CT
Alumni Memorial Union, Room 163

Join the Center for Peacemaking during Ignatian Year to learn from a panel discussion on the Universal Apostolic Preferences of the Society of Jesus with Fr. Greg O’Meara, SJ, Fr. John Schwantes, SJ, and Fr. José Miguel Jaramillo, SJ, moderated by Fr. T. Michael McNulty, SJ.

They will highlight the importance of each of the four preferences – showing the way to God; walking with the excluded; journeying with youth; and caring for our common home - to Marquette’s Catholic, Jesuit mission.

This event will also be livestreamed to the Center's YouTube page.


Soup with Substance: Student Fellows Reflect on Peacemaking Internships

Wednesday, September 22nd | 12-1 pm CT
Alumni Memorial Union, Room 157

Three Center for Peacemaking summer peacemaking fellowship recipients will share about their experiences interning for various nonprofit organizations.

  • Litzy Ponce - Internship with Chicago Religious Leadership Network on Latin America
  • Ellie Rice - Little Friends for Peace Internship
  • Raquel Torres - Internship with Programa Velasco

This event will also be livestreamed to the Center's YouTube page.


Bridges or Barriers: Shared Figures in Islamic and Christian Traditions

Thursday, September 23rd | 5-6:30 pm CT
Zoom Meeting | Register to receive the livestream link

Join us for a conversation on the shared importance and significance of figures such as Jesus, Mary, Abraham, and Hagar in Islamic and Christian traditions. Panelists include:

  • Sameer Ali, Muslim Campus Minister, Marquette University
  • Kaitlyn Daly, PhD student, Duke University
  • Rhonda Hill, Founder, Race and Faith
  • Dr. Andrew Kim, Director, Center for the Advancement of the Humanities, Marquette University
  • Janan Najeeb, President, Milwaukee Muslim Women’s Coalition
  • Dr. Irfan Omar, Associate Professor of Theology, Marquette University
  • Moderated by Pardeep S. Kaleka, Executive Director, Interfaith Conference of Greater Milwaukee

Register to receive the livestream link.


Soup with Substance: Student Fellows Reflect on Nonviolent Organizing and Activism

Wednesday, October 27th | 12-1 pm CT
Alumni Memorial Union 163

Three Center for Peacemaking summer peacemaking fellowship recipients will present on their experience of engaging with various forms of nonviolent activism.

  • Nora Graham - Community Organizing and Transformative Justice
  • Lexi Harwick - Domestic Violence Shelters and Outreach in Non-urban Locations
  • Paige Stoeffler - Art as Cultural Change

This event will also be livestreamed to the Center's YouTube page.


Peace Studies Student Gatherings

Are you a Marquette student interested in discussing peace and nonviolence with fellow students? Email parisa.shirazi@marquette.edu for event notices. These events are open to all Marquette students, even if you are not a Peace Studies major or minor.