Due to Dawson College’s closing, Yoga and Meditation will be cancelled indefinitely. As soon as it is safe to do so, we will resume the sessions, and will notify you of the dates and times. Please keep an eye out on this page for further information. Thank you for your understanding.
Can we have a respectful conversation with someone whose point of view you fundamentally disagree with? Come and find out with our inaugural debate, Ethical Eating, where 2 people with polar points of view of what it means to eat ethically will discuss the issue with compassion and dignity. TIME CHANGE: We will start […]
If you missed the incomparable Nadine St Louis during Peace Week, don’t worry! We have her talk captured on camera. Just click, and enjoy!
“Who am I?” Join Brad Warner as he discusses this perennial question from a Buddhist perspective. What do Buddhists mean when they say the “I” doesn’t really exist? (after all, if I don’t exist, then who got this parking ticket?!). Warner will invite us to contemplate this question through Zen meditation practice, which could result […]
Congratulations to our amazing 2017 Peace Studies Graduates! What an incredible year! For more photos check out our Facebook page.
This year the DSU, Peace Centre & Sustainable Dawson have all teamed up to bring you a most excellent week dedicated to environmentalism. In particular don’t miss out on our Acts of Green campaign that will have daily prizes for those who participate as well a very coveted big prize (to be revealed soon) on […]
Do not miss the incredible line up of speakers for this year’s edition of Speakers for Peace, April 10th-13th Monday, April 10th at 10am in 5B.16 Adeela Arshad-Ayaz “Can new participatory media provide a transnational space for global civic engagement, social justice, and peace?” Monday, April 10th at 2:30pm in 5B.16 Jennifer Reynolds “Harnessing institutional food […]
February 15th in 5B.16th at 7 pm, The Dawson College Peace Centre is proud to partner with Femmes Internationales Murs Brisé to bring you “La première paid mondiale” Face aux guerres qui désorientent le monde, osons une paix qui oriente le coeur. Et si la paix que nous espérons tant pour le monde commençait en […]
As a part of Social Science Week, on February 8th, at 4pm in 5B.16, Kate Bateman- President of Youth Upliftment International, will speak at this year’s 2017 Social Science Week. In 2008, at the age of 17 Kate was confronted with one of the realities of this world – impoverished disenfranchised Haitian children living in […]
Did you miss out on the vernissage? Did you attend and want to relive the the special evening that it was? The Dawson College Peace Centre, Art Gallery and First Peoples’ Centre are proud to release the highlight reel of Skén:nen. Did you see this and want to get involved with Peace Centre projects? If […]
Last Modified: March 13, 2020