Peace, Justice and Human Rights Initiative (PJHR)

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The Barb Schmidt Fellowship


Center for Holocaust and Human Rights Education (CHHRE)
Leon Charney Diplomacy Program

Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters
November 20, 2020

Florida Atlantic University officially announced today that it has received its largest gift in school history – a $20 million gift from benefactors Kurt and Marilyn Wallach.

Call for PJHR GTA Fellowships
November 12, 2020

Interested students should submit their application to the Graduate Program by January 15, 2021

FAU Leon Charney Diplomacy Program
November 10, 2020

FAU’s Leon Charney Diplomacy Program finished first overall in the National Model United Nations competition in Washington, D.C.

Arthur Gutterman
November 03, 2020

FAU’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters recently announced a multi-million dollar gift from Arthur Gutterman

Mascot Controversy: Native American Representation in Sports flyer
November 02, 2020

Virtual Discussion Panel of scholar-activists, 5 pm, Tues., Nov. 17


Spotlight ALL Spotlight

October 05, 2020

Understanding Child Labor in Myanmar



PJHR Co-Sponsored Event - "AI and Fairness in the Justice System," part of School of Communication and Multimedia's Critical Conversation Series