Organizations Archive

Unity Multicultural Education Center (UMEC)

The purpose of the Unity Multicultural Education Center is to support the academic and co-curricular experiences of African, Latina/o, Asian, and Native American students at Gonzaga University. Additionally, the focus has expanded to continue to meet the needs of a fluid demographic and provide the Gonzaga community with educational and social opportunities to raise cultural [...]

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CFP Deadline: Nov. 15, Special Issue, Teaching and Religion

[ October 21, 2013 to November 15, 2013. ] The editors of TRANSFORMATIONS: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy seek articles (5,000-10,000 words) and media essays (overviews on books, film, video, performance, art, music, websites, etc. 3,000 to 5,000 words), and items for the “Material Culture of Teaching” section, that explore teaching and religion. This issue will be guest edited by Kristi Upson-Saia.

Submissions [...]

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Oct. 25-27, Conference, “Analysing Jewish Europe Today: Perspectives from a new generation,” Germany

[ October 25, 2013 to October 27, 2013. ] After the positive outcome of the first “Analysing Jewish Europe Today” Conference in 2010, JDC International Centre for Community Development is organising the second edition of the conference, to take place in Berlin, Germany on October 25-27, 2013.

The conference will analyze contemporary Jewish life in Europe from a new generation’s point of view by offering [...]

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Educate Together

Educate Together is an organisation that supports its expanding network of schools, parents and supporters around the country.
Ethos & Mission
Educate Together is the representative organisation for primary & secondary multi-denominational schools in Ireland. It is an independent NGO that runs and supports schools that guarantee equality of access and esteem to children “irrespective of their [...]

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Diversité des croyances et des valeurs

[ October 22, 2013 to October 23, 2013. November 5, 2013 to November 6, 2013. ] La diversité socio-culturelle existe dans de nombreuses formes et en tous lieux.

Chacun a un rôle à jouer pour trouver le trésor de la diversité. Les formations du CEJI* fournissent une sensibilisation et des compétences afin de partir à la chasse au trésor de la diversité !

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CFA Deadline: Oct. 21, Seminar on “Holocaust Literature: Teaching Fiction and Poetry,” USA

[ September 23, 2013 to October 21, 2013. ] The Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the US Holocaust Museum announces the 2014 Hess Faculty Seminar to be held January 3-8, 2014. The seminar is designed for professors teaching or preparing to teach English, Jewish studies, modern languages, literature, or other courses with a Holocaust-related literature component. Sessions will focus on imaginative responses to [...]

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Religion and Peacemaking

The Religion and Peacemaking Center of Innovation was launched in July 2000 to analyze religious dynamics in conflict and to advance the peacebuilding roles of religious actors and organizations in conflict zones.

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Ohio University Multicultural Center

The Multicultural Center and Office of Multicultural Programs reside and work together  as a resource for all students interested in understanding people of other cultures by providing programs and spaces that encourage integration and multicultural education.
Central to the focus of the center and office are the African-American, Asian-American, Hispanic/Latino-American and Native American cultures’ histories and [...]

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CFP Deadline: Sep. 30, RELIGIONS Journal Special Issue on “Music and Spirituality.”

[ August 30, 2013 to September 30, 2013. ] A Special Issue on “Music and Spirituality” will be published in international and open access scholarly journal Religions) under the guest editorship of Prof. Edward Foley.

The journal welcomes full research papers or long review articles for peer-review and possible publication. Any more questions, please contact the Editorial Office at:

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CFA Deadline: Sep. 30, Doctoral Scholarship for women studying Modern Jewish History, Switzerland

[ August 28, 2013 to September 30, 2013. ] The Centre for Jewish Studies at the University of Basel awards one doctoral scholarship in the fields of Modern Jewish History, Jewish Literature, Modern Jewish Intellectual History, or Jewish Cultural History per December 1st 2013 or by agreement. The award is specifically aimed at female applicants.

Eligibility criteria:
- an excellent higher university degree that qualifies for [...]

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