Faculty/Staff Workshop Fall 2014: Building Resilience in Poor Communities through Innovation Shaun Ferris, CRS Director of Agricultural Livelihoods; Stephen Hellen, CRS Director of ICT Architecture Design; and Marianna Hensley, CRS Regional Technical Advisor for Monitoring and Evaluation, Accountability and Learning for CRS’ East and South Asia Region; will offer an exciting overview and specific examples of how the agency is using ICT cutting-edge innovations to creatively meet agricultural, market, financial, and health needs and build resilience in very poor communities.
Curriculum Global Solidarity Network (GSN) Sessions
Addressing Hunger Through Livelihoods and Food Security
Session 1 - Food Security
Session 2 - Climate Change and Food Security in the Worlds Most Vulnerable Regions
Technology, Innovation and Development
CRS Ambassador Events and Internships
CRS Ambassador Regional Training Workshop, Villanova University, Saturday, October 25th, Garey Hall
The Bread for the World National Gathering, held in Washington DC in June, was attend by three CRS Ambassadors. Bread for the World is a collective Christian voice urging our nation's leaders to end hunger at home and abroad.The Ambassadors attended sessions and participated in Lobby Day to advocate on hunger issues.
Rodrigo Rivera '16 (Political Science and Theology and Religious Studies), CRS Northeast/Regional Office, Fall 2014
Andrew Zoller ' 16 (Law School), CRS International Headquarters, Summer 2014
Siobhan Cooney '14 (Theology and Religious Studies), CRS International Headquarters, Summer 2014
Morgan Gruenewald '15 (Political Science), CRS International Headquarters, Summer 2014
Villanova University was founded in 1842 by the Order of St. Augustine. To this day, Villanova’s Augustinian Catholic intellectual tradition is the cornerstone of an academic community in which students learn to think critically, act compassionately and succeed while serving others. There are more than 10,000 undergraduate, graduate and law students in the University’s six colleges.