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- Dr. James Skelly, Institute Director

News and Updates from Baker


Play considers memory through missing people

The old Peruvian Quechua people do not think of the past as something that we leave behind, but instead they see it as always being in front of us. To be able to construct the future we have to constantly

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Guy Grossman visits Juniata, talks Israel, Palestine

On Nov. 5, 2014, the Baker Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies at Juniata College in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, sponsored a lecture by the Israeli academic, Professor Guy Grossman, titled “Reflections on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict: Where Does the Israeli Public Really

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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