10th Annual Students Peace Conference - Public Health, Public Policy, and Victims

Time: 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

Contact: Behrooz Moazami · moazami@loyno.edu

Location: Learning Lab

The university’s Tenth Annual Student Peace Conference is an opportunity for students and visitors to further community discussion about hope, renewal and global peace. Titled “Breaking Walls,” this year’s one-week event is expected to be the largest student peace conference ever held at this Jesuit, Catholic University.  The conference runs Tuesday, April 10 through Tuesday, April 17. All events will be held on Loyola’s main campus, 6363 St. Charles Ave. and are free and open to the public.

12:30-2 p.m. “Public Health, Public Policy, and Victims”

Learning Lab

Deanna Thabatah (Loyola University New Orleans): “Working in a Working in a Conflict Zone: The Devastating Disparities between the Israeli and Palestinian Healthcare Systems”

Margaux Schexnider (Loyola University New Orleans): “The Intersectionality of Domestic Violence”

Sarah DeMarais (Loyola University New Orleans): “Displaced Persons & Sacred Spaces: Catholic Sisters Respond to Crisis”

Claire McKenna (Loyola University New Orleans): “The Catonsville Nine: The Role of Civil Disobedience for Democracy during the Vietnam Era”

Madison O’Malley (Loyola University New Orleans): “Refugee Crisis throughout Modern American History”

Middle Eastern Refreshments will be served.