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News and Updates from Baker

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Acclaimed writer, director and actor bring awareness to Israeli-Palestinian peace efforts with “Bassam”

On Jan. 30-31, Juniata will host writer and director Idan Meir and actor Fadl Mustapha for a Friday evening performance of the one-man play “Bassam” and a Saturday workshop discussion. The play centers around the real-life story of the death


Juniata Model United Nations Conference 2014

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Baker Professor Polly Walker receives Juniata grant to apply Systems Theory in Conflict Resolution

Baker Assistant Professor Polly Walker recently received a grant from Juniata College through the Innovative Educational Initiatives Program. She is advocating a paradigm shift in Peace and Conflict Studies, proposing to incorporate the growing momentum for systems theory approaches to conflict resolution theory and practice into the PACS curriculum.