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The Summer/Fall 2022 PJI Journal Is Now Available

Monday, June 20, 2022 The Peace and Justice Institute (PJI) is happy to announce that the Summer/Fall 2022 edition of the Peace and Justice Institute JOURNAL is out, with articles covering a variety of topics. In this issue, you will read about Part-time Faculty, New Student Experience and Lead PJI Facilitator Hank Van Putten’s life and […]

Register for the Summer 2022 PJI Teachers Academy

Thursday, May 26, 2022 The PJI Teachers Academy, a weeklong, intensive program designed for educators by educators and organized by the Peace and Justice Institute (PJI), has opened registration for summer. Dates: Monday, June 27 – Friday, July 1, 2022 Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Location: West Campus, Collaborative Design Center (Building 10, Third Floor) […]

Submit a Workshop for Global Peace Week

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 Each September, in honor of International Peace Day, the Peace and Justice Institute (PJI) proudly hosts Global Peace Week (GPW) — featuring a wide array of workshops, festivities, guest speakers, film screenings, arts and crafts, and musical exhibitions. This year, GPW will be held Monday, September 26 – Thursday, September 29, […]

PJI Named One of the Orlando Business Journal’s...

Monday, April 4, 2022 Congratulations to the Peace and Justice Institute at Valencia College for being named one of Orlando Business Journal’s 2022 Diversity in Business Awards winners. The Diversity in Business Awards program honors Central Florida companies, organizations and business leaders who have gone above and beyond in embracing inclusion and equality across all areas […]

Attend Sanford Speaks: A City of Sanford Event in...

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 Date: Thursday, March 24, 2022 Time: 12 – 2 p.m. Location: Zoom Register here. Date: Tuesday, April 26, 2022 Time: 6 – 8:30 p.m. Location: Crooms Academy of Information Technology. 2200 Historic Goldsboro Boulevard Register here. Date: Thursday, May 19, 2022 Time: 6 – 8:30 p.m. Location: Sanford Civic Center. 401 […]

Queens Theatre Director Rob Urbinati to Guest Direct...

Tuesday, March 1, 2021 Date: Thursday, March 3, 2022 Time: 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.  Location: East Campus, Building 3 Atrium The Peace and Justice Institute will welcome Queens Theatre Director of New Play Development Rob Urbinati to Valencia to guest direct a reading of his original play “Voices of Dissent,” adapted from Howard Zinn […]

Join PJI for the Fourth Annual Creating a Resilient...

Monday, February 28, 2022 Date: Thursday, April 21 ― Friday, April 22, 2022 Time: 9 a.m – 4 p.m. Location: Online. Register here. The Peace and Justice Institute and the Early Learning Coalition of Orange County are hosting the Fourth Creating a Resilient Community: From Trauma to Healing Conference. This annual conference hosts cutting-edge keynote speakers […]

Want To Be a PJI Facilitator? Join the Training Program

Monday, February 28, 2022 Interested in working as a Peace and Justice Institute (PJI) facilitator or simply enhancing your facilitation skills for your career? If so, PJI invites you to apply for Level 1 of the PJI Facilitator Training Program. This virtual program is a four-session cohort experience over six weeks. During this time, you […]

Attend the PJI Spring Retreat on Radical Compassion: ...

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 Date: Friday, February 18 and Saturday, February 19, 2022 Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Location: Online.  Register here In these times of ongoing stress and discomfort, you’re invited to slow down, engage in reflective practices, explore the Principles for How We Treat Each Other, and practice the art of asking honest and open […]

PJI Hosts Fall Interfaith Gathering

Thursday, January 6, 2022 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses The Peace Breakfast: An Interfaith Gathering is an annual event hosted by the Peace and Justice Institute (PJI) and provides attendees the opportunity to learn about different faiths and worldviews on a specific touchstone. In the wake of the […]