Loras College Peace Institute

    Friday, February 25, 2022 at 9:00 AM until Sunday, February 27, 2022 at 7:00 PMCentral Standard Time

    Loras College
    1450 Alta Vista St
    Dubuque, IA 52001
    United States

    The Loras College Peace Institute is a DAY CAMP experience from 9am-7pm, February 25, 26 & 27. 

    Twenty-five high school-aged youth will have the opportunity to explore peace-building strategies with Loras College staff and Dubuque-area community leaders. 

    Participants will learn concrete strategies that enable them to discover paths to peace with self, community, creation, and the world. Applicants from a variety of faith traditions and racial and economic backgrounds are encouraged to apply.


    -  Small group activities related to nonviolence and social justice.

    -  Exploring interfaith cooperation and peacebuilding across lines of religious and cultural difference.

    -  Touring the Loras campus and getting to know Loras students involved in Peace and Justice.

    -  Optional morning yoga and mindfulness sessions.

    -  Option to meet with professors in your field of interest on the final day of the Peace Institute.

    *Please note that the Peace Institute cannot provide overnight accommodations this year.