Past Workshops

2012 Workshop

After the Disaster: The Roles and Potential of NGOs, the Media, the Military, Governments and Universities

October 26, 2012

  • Mark Schnellbaecher, CRS Regional Director, Middle East and Europe
  • Jack Byrne, CRS Country Representative, Pakistan
  • Tom Price, CRS Senior Communications Manager
  • Francis Galgano, Ph.D., Chair, Geography and the Environment
  • Jordan Ermilio, P.E., Director, Engineering Service Program
  • Seth Whidden, Ph.D., Director, French and Francophone Studies

2011 Workshop

"On Teaching the Arab Spring"

October 25, 2011

  • Mark Schnellbaecher, CRS Middle East Regional Director
  • Francis Galgano, Department of Geography and Environment
  • Silvia Nagy-Zekmi, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
  • Sayed Omran, Institute for Global Interdisciplinary Studies

2010 Workshop

"Haiti: Building Back Better"

September 24, 2010

  • Annemarie Reilly, CRS Executive Vice President for Overseas Operations Headquarters Coordinator for CRS' Haiti Response
  • Francis Galgano, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Geography and Environment
  • Maghan Keita, Ph.D., Department of History, Director, Institute for Global Interdisciplinary Studies

2009 Workshop

"The Economic Crisis: Truth & Consequences"

September 25, 2009

  • Shaun Ferris, CRS Senior Technical Advisor for Agriculture & the Environment
  • C. Sean Closkey, Executive Vice President, The Reinvestment Fund
  • Robert DeFina, Sociology Department
  • Elizabeth Petit de Mange, College of Nursing
  • Meredith Rapkin, Villanova Law School
  • A. Maria Toyoda, Political Science Department
  • Brett Wilmot, Ethics Program

2008 Workshop

Peace Building: Principles & Strategies
Integrating Peace Building into Courses and Research

September 26, 2008

  • Paul Nantula, CRS Peacebuilding & Governance Manager, Sudan
  • Fr. Michael Perry, CRS Senior Technical Adviser for Justice and Peace
  • William Werpehowski, Theology and Religious Studies Department

2007 Workshop

Introducing CRS

September 28, 2007

  • Ken Hackett, CRS President
  • Joan Neal, CRS Executive Vice President for U.S. Operations
  • Sean Callahan, CRS Executive Vice President for Overseas Operations
  • Steve Hilbert, CRS Constituency Liaison Manager
  • Rick Jones, CRS Country Director, El Salvador
  • Ken Taylor, Economics Department

Workshop Downloads

* 2012_Workshop.pdf
After the Disaster: The Roles and Potential of NGOs, the Media, the Military, Governments and Universities
* 2011_Workshop.pdf
"On Teaching the Arab Spring"
* 2010_Workshop.pdf
"Haiti: Building Back Better"
* 2009_Workshop.pdf
"The Economic Crisis: Truth and Consequences"
* 2008_Workshop.pdf
Peace Building: Principles and Strategies - Integrating Peace Building into Courses and Research
* 2007_Workshop.pdf
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