Clarkson University and St. Lawrence students presenting at conference in Potsdam
Monday, March 24, 2014 - 11:19 am

POTSDAM -- Students from Clarkson University's War Studies Program and St. Lawrence University's Peace Studies Program will be presenting papers at a conference at Clarkson University March 28 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The conference will be held in Clarkson's Student Center, Multipurpose Rooms A, B, and C and will begin with an opening panel at 9 a.m., where professors and students from Clarkson's War Studies Program and St. Lawrence's Peace Studies will begin the dialogue by describing their respective programs.

Two morning student panels will discuss "The Near East, Then and Now," and "War and Expression."

The two afternoon student panels will be on "War, Peace, and the State," and "The Human Experience."

There will also be poster presentations on privateering, post-traumatic stress disorder, whether police forces should be armed, hunger strikes, forms of nonviolent third-side intervention and the Rwandan genocide.