The Center for Peace and Global Citizenship offers local community engagement opportunities, community-engaged courses and curricular pathways, and financial support for student and faculty activities that advance peace, social justice, and global citizenship.
These courses feature applied, ethical action off-campus, as well as major, minor, and concentration pathways for social justice work.
We're committed to supporting students and faculty by providing funds for projects and events related to the mission of the Center.
On-campus and off, we offer opportunities to advance peace, social justice, and global citizenship through inquiry and action.
Felix Rosado, co-founder of Let's Circle Up, responds to Governor Wolf's new policy changes affecting delivery of inmates' mail. (via Philly.com)
Spend fall break volunteering in the mountains of West Virginia at High Rocks, an organization dedicated to educating, empowering, and inspiring young people in rural appalachia.
Nicholas Munves '18 reflects on his CPGC/KINSC-funded summer exploring the biodiversity of Trinidad and Tobago's rainforest at Asa Wright Nature Centre.
The sociology major and economics minor is helping support first-generation students at the Community College of Philadelphia as a fellow at CollegeTogether, an organization started by Oscar Wang ’14.
In Belfast, Northern Ireland, the political science major is interning at the Center for the Study of Ethnic Conflict.
Interns for the Sefrou-based Cherry Buttons Cooperative and Golden Buttons Women’s Empowerment Center, Wang and Li are teaching English and computational skills to local women this summer.
Brower is taking a closer look at the vibrant Philadelphia subculture of urban farming via an internship with the Neighborhood Gardens Trust.
The political science major is interning at the Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office, where she focuses on LGBTQ programming.