International peacekeeping works better when the people trying to do that job pay attention to local conflicts in the countries they are trying to help.
So says Severine Autesserre, a Barnard College political scientist who has won the 2012 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order for the ideas set forth in her book, “The Trouble with the Congo: Local Violence and the Failure of International Peacebuilding.”
Prominent Harlem physician and community activist was committed to public health and women in medicine.
Read more in The Wall Street Journal.
Religion professor weighs in on Election 2012.
Watch interview on Korea's biggest television broadcasting network.
On December 15, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and the Seven Sister colleges kicked off a new initiative. Watch video and read more.
Work of Barnard's Millicent C. McIntosh Professor in English and Writing called "a very important contribution to Irish-American literature."